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2nd Annual Oil & Gas Cyber Security

Hardening Network Security and Improving Situational Awareness to Safeguard Vulnerable Assets and Promote Technological Advancements

16-17 Jul 2014
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Greenway Plaza - Houston, TX, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

2nd Annual Oil & Gas Cyber Security

The marcus evans 2nd Annual Oil & Gas Cyber Security Conference will break down each potential cyber threat specific to the oil and gas industry, as well as tackle key issues including managing communication between OT and IT networks and building a technologically sound incident response plan that will enhance the security and protection of ICS and SCADA networks.

Driven by single-track case study presentations, this event offers a unique opportunity for IT leaders to learn from their industry peers’ network successes and remain in tune with emerging technological advancements and vendor developments. Seating is limited to maintain an intimate educational environment that will cultivate the knowledge of all participants.

Key Topics

  • Engineer a sustainable cyber security program to include technological advances with GE Oil & Gas
  • Combat various cyber hazards specific to the oil and gas industry with Enbridge
  • Integrate best practices and solutions from industry peers in regards to cyber threat detection and SCADA networks with Enterprise Products Inc.
  • Bolster communication and awareness with Newfield Exploration to successfully promote a comprehensive, company-wide cyber security program
  • Obtain compliance information from Carnegie Mellon University to investigate the recommended cyber security guidelines
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Alliant Energy
    DCP Midstream
    HollyFrontier Corporation
    Hunt Consolidated
    Newfield Exploration
    National Board of Information Security Examiners (NBISE)
    Occidental Petroleum Corporation
    Shell Oil
    SM Energy
    Tesoro Corporation

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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Patrick Sullivan
    Chief Information Security Officer
    GE Oil & Gas

    Lars Crotwell
    Vice President and CIO
    Laredo Petroleum

    Marty Edwards
    Director, Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT)
    Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

    Gary Hayes
    CIO and Vice President of IT
    CenterPoint Energy

    Devon Smibert
    Senior Manager, Enterprise Security Operations, Infrastructure Shared Services

    Curt Craig
    Manager, Business Systems & Information Security
    Hunt Consolidated Inc.

    Dr. Nader Mehravari
    Cyber Risk Management Group, Software Engineering Institute
    Carnegie Mellon University

    Dr. Jonathan Butts
    Research Director, Center for Cyberspace Research
    Air Force Institute of Technology

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • "Terrific conference experience. The venue was perfect and the intimate size makes it a lot easier to network." - Hunt Consolidated
    • "Excellent discussion topics. Glad we don't have easily solved problems." - Occidental Petroleum Corporation
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Angelica Anselmo

    455 North CityFront Plaza Drive
    9th Floor NBC Tower
    Chicago, IL, 60611

    Fax: 312-894-6304