2011 TCIPG Industry Workshop

iHotel and Conference Center
1900 South First Street, Champaign, Illinois
November 7-8, 2011

Building Cyber Security and Resiliency into the Grid

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Sunday, November 6

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Dinner Reception
Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano
2235 S. Neil Street, Champaign

Monday, November 7

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Greg Wigton, U.S. Department of Homeland Security*
Diane Hooie, U.S. Department of Energy*

8:15 a.m. – 8:40 a.m.

TCIPG Introduction and Overview, William Sanders

8:40 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

TCIPG Cluster: Trustworthy Cyber Infrastructure and Technologies for Wide-Area Monitoring and Control, Carl Hauser

9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.

TCIPG Cluster: Trustworthy Cyber Infrastructure and Technologies for Active Demand Management, Tom Overbye

9:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

TCIPG Cluster: Responding to and Managing Cyber Events, William Sanders

10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.


10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.

TCIPG Cluster: Risk and Security Assessment, Zbigniew Kalbarczyk

10:50 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.

TCIPG Education Overview, Jana Sebestik

11:10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

TCIPG Testbed Overview, David Nicol

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Working to Achieve Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector, Carol Hawk, U.S. Department of Energy

12:00 p.m. – 12:10 p.m.

Remarks by Illesanmi Adesida, Dean of the College of Engineering at Illinois*

12:10 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Industry Panel: What Security Worries Keep you up at Night?
Moderator: Pete Sauer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Eric Hacker, National Grid*
David Norton, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission*
Edward VanHoose, Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Industry Panel: What is the Trust Required in New Smart Grid Uses and Applications?
Moderator: Anna Scaglione, University of California-Davis
Barbara Fraser, Cisco
Dennis Gammel, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories*
Scott Mix, North American Electric Reliability Corporation
Sharon Xia, ALSTOM Grid, Inc.

5:00 p.m. – 5:05 p.m.

Poster Session Introduction, Pete Sauer

5:05 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.


5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Poster Session

6:30 p.m.


Tuesday, November 8

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

DHS S&T Cyber Security Division (CSD) Overview
Greg Wigton, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Industry Panel: Security Metrics & Validating Grid Resiliency
Moderator: Sean W. Smith, Dartmouth College
Steve Parker, EnergySec*
Galen Rasche, Electric Power Research Institute**
Marianne Swanson, National Institute of Standards and Technology*
Zachary Tudor, SRI International

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.


10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Industry Panel: What are the Economics of Grid Security for Utilities and Consumers?
Moderator: Anjan Bose, Washington State University
Himanshu Khurana, Honeywell**
Karl McDermott, University of Illinois-Springfield
Steve McElwee, PFM*
Andrew Wright, N-Dimension Solutions*

12:00 p.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Concluding Remarks, William Sanders*

12:05 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.


1:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

TCIPG Private Review Meeting
Restricted to TCIPG Sponsors, Researchers, and EAB Members

*Slides not used
**Slides not yet available