Northeastern University College of Computer and Information Science Northeastern Campus

2011 Smart Grid Cyber Security Conference


Guidelines for Cyber Security
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Guidelines for Smart Grid Cyber Security is a critically important document for guiding government, regulatory organizations, industry and academia on Smart Grid cyber security. This regional outreach conference is open to any organization that may be planning, integrating and executing or developing cyber technology for the Smart Grid. Experts will also be available to hold individual discussions with attendees concerning the new guidelines.

Event Information

The Smart Grid Cyber Security Conference is being held at Northeastern University hosted by the College of Computer and Information Science on January 18, 2011.

Event Schedule

Tuesday January 18th 2011

Location: Curry Student Center Ballroom

Event Time: 9:00-am - 5:00 PM

Event Registration

Although the conference itself is free we request that attendees register in advance. Register using the link of the left or clicking Here

This conference is free and open to all who are interested in attending, with a limit of 200 participants.

Conference Agenda

Tuesday January 18, 2011
8:00 AM-9:00AM Participant Registration
9:00 AM-5:00PM Conference Program:
Welcome and Cyber Security Working Group Introduction
Overview of the NIST Smart Grid Effort
The relationship between NIST, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
Overview of DOE Smart Grid Activities
Role of Cyber Security in Smart Grid Efforts
Overview of NIST activities, including SMart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP), SGIP Governing Board, priority action plans and more
Overview of Cyber Security Working Group
The CSWG Roadmap
Overview of NIST Interagency or Internal Reports (NISTIR)
Future activities of Cyber Security Working Group (CSWG)

Conference Presentations:

NIST Smart Grid Cyber Security Team
Chair: Marianne Swanson (NIST)
Vice Chairs: David Dalva (CISCO), Alan Greenberg (Boeing), and Bill Hunteman (DOE)
Secretary: Mark Enstrom (Neustar)