Cyber Security for Process Control Systems Summer School, 2008

Abbey Resort on Lake Geneva
Fontana, Wisconsin
June 16-20, 2008

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  • Scoping the Threat, Tom Malec, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Cyber Security Basics, Radha Poovendran, University of Washington
  • Communication and Control in Power Systems, David Whitehead, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories
  • Wide-area Stability and Control, Jeff Dagle, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Wireless Smart Grid Security, Byron Flynn, GE Energy
  • Network Security Architecture for Control Systems, Andrew Wright, N-Dimension
  • Towards the Smart Grid of the Future, Paul Myrda, Electric Power Reserach Institute (EPRI)
  • Field Asset Security in a Smart Grid World, Darren Highfill, EnerNex
  • Process Control System Event Correlation and Response, Walt Heimerdinger, Honeywell
  • Security Monitoring and Event Management in Process Control: Challenges and Opportunities, Alfonso Valdes, SRI
  • Future Control System Cyber Architectures, Paulo Esteves Verissimo, University of Lisbon, Portugal
  • Energy Currency and Other Trends: How Changes in Society's Energy Management Strategies Could Influence CyberSecurity Research, J.D. Fluckiger, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Improving the Robustness of Process Control System Software, Rob Cunningham, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • Changing Today's Vulnerabilities into Tomorrow's Resilient Control Systems, Rita Wells, Idaho National Laboratories
  • Smart Grid Case Study: Deploying an Advanced Metering Infrastructure (50,000 Today, 10,000 Tomorrow), Mel Gehrs, Gehrs Consulting
  • Public-Private Partnerships and Future Reserach, Dough Maughan, Department of Homeland Security


Video recordings of most of the 2008 Summer School presentations are available in DVD format. An MPEG4 decoder is needed to view the disk. To obtain a copy, contact Cheri Soliday at csolidayatillinois [dot] edu.


An online album of photographs from the 2008 Summer School is available.


Government Sponsors
Department of Energy
Department of Homeland Security

Corporate Sponsors