The European Smart Grid Cyber Security Forum will be held March 14–15 in London, organizer Smi Group announced today.
The conference will focus on cybersecurity and national security issues surrounding deployment of smart grids, and will feature panels with industry experts and in-depth analysis. The event is being sponsored by Siemens, Cisco Systems, Lockheed Martin and SAIC.
Ian Collard, security practice manager at Siemens IT Solutions and Services commented:
“Cybersecurity has never been more important than in today’s modern world with cyber attacks being highlighted as some of the greatest security threats facing government, commerce and infrastructure in the U.K. With unparalleled experience in delivering cybersecurity solutions across the entire energy conversion chain, Siemens is pleased to support the Smart Grid Cyber Security Forum, where it will showcase how its innovative identity/access management and biometric solutions can secure SMART Grid installations worldwide.”
Registration for the event is taking place online.