Past Events

March, 2016

Maryland's Global Partnership Lunch at RSA

Join us for a casual lunch bringing together the Maryland community attending RSA. Discover new business development opportunities and ways to get involved with the NIST Cybersecurity Center of Excellence. The CyberMaryland @ RSA Global Partnership Lunch will take place on March 1 from 11:30AM - 1:30PM at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero in San Francisco, CA.

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February, 2016

HIMSS Conference and Exhibition

The NCCoE will be co-exhibiting with NIST at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference and Exhibition from Feb. 29 to March 4, 2016.

February, 2016

RSA Conference 2016

The NCCoE will be participating with NIST at the RSA Conference 2016 at Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA.

February, 2016

National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Building Dedication Event

On Feb. 8, 2016, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) celebrated its move to expanded new facilities with a ribbon cutting dedication and expert panel discussions featuring senior elected and government officials and the CEOs and presidents of several large companies.

NCCoE staff and partners demonstrated several of the center’s current projects that address challenges faced by many organizations, such as access control, mobile device security, online identity authentication, data integrity, situational awareness, and IT asset management. The 5,574 square-meter (60,000 square-foot) facility has 22 labs, including two large enough to hold vehicles for cybersecurity testing.

January, 2016

Workshop: FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool Deep Dive

In light of increased and more sophisticated cyber threats, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has developed an assessment tool to help companies understand, mitigate, and manage potential cyber threats. 

Nate Lesser, deputy director of the NCCoE, will be speaking at this event.

January, 2016

NRF's BIG Show Convention and Expo 2016

Representatives from the NCCoE will be in attendance at NRF's BIG Show Convention and Expo 2016. The event will be held from January 17-20 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, NY.

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January, 2016

Strengthening Cybersecurity in the Financial Sector with the New NIST Practice Guide

Splunk has been working with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on an IT asset management system for the financial sector that uses commercially-available products.

The reference architecture, in which Splunk serves as the Operational Intelligence platform, can help financial institutions reduce their risk by enhancing the visibility of assets, identifying vulnerable assets and enabling faster response to security threats.

January, 2016

CES 2016

Representatives from the NCCoE were in attendance for the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV.

November, 2015

NCCoE Speaker Series: Cybersecurity in Retail

Recent, well-publicized cybersecurity incidents within the retail space has impacted the industry—weakening consumer confidence, eroding privacy, and damaging businesses’ brand and reputation. As the holiday season approaches, increasing cybersecurity at the point of sale and for payment technologies has become a critical priority for consumer-facing businesses. Join us for a lively discussion on the trends and challenges to improving cybersecurity in the retail industry.

November, 2015

Aviation Cyber Security Conference

Nate Lesser, deputy director of the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, will be speaking at the Aviation Cyber Security Conference. The conference will be held from November 16-18 in Washington, DC.

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