Past Events

December, 2014

Launch of NCCoE Medical Devices Use Case

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) and the Technological Leadership Institute (TLI) at the University of Minnesota, in collaboration with members of the medical devices manufacturing and user community, have drafted a use case focused on the security of wireless medical infusion pumps. The two organizations will officially launch the new use case at an event on Thursday, December 18, 2014 in Minnesota. Gavin O’Brien, the NCCoE project leader for this use case, will attend, along with the leadership of the TLI and Minnesota Congressman Erik Paulsen.

November, 2014

Conference on Cybersecurity in Smart Grids

The NCCoE's Jim McCarthy will speak about the center's energy sector use cases on a panel at the Maintaining Robust Grid Cybersecurity in Expanding Smart Grid Markets conference in Washington, D.C. on November 20, 2014.

November, 2014

NCCoE Student Guest Researchers at NICE

On November 5-6, 2014, student guest researchers from the NCCoE will be available in the exhibit hall to explain their work at the NICE Conference and Expo in Columbia, Md. The students, who are enrolled in various programs across the University System of Maryland, have been working on example solutions to cybersecurity challenges faced by the energy, financial services, and health IT sectors.

October, 2014


NCCoE Deputy Director Nate Lesser will give a talk titled, "Collaborative Approaches to Improve Deployment and Use of Cybersecurity Technologies" at CyberMaryland in Baltimore, Md. on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 2:45 pm.

And visit us on the exhibit floor October 29-30 at Booth #303.

October, 2014

NIST Cybersecurity Framework Workshop

Nate Lesser, Deputy Director of the NCCoE, will participate in a panel discussion on Day 2 of the next NIST Cybersecurity Framework Workshop on October 29-30, 2014 at the University of South Florida.

October, 2014

FDA Workshop on Medical Device Security

On October 22, 2014 at 2:55 p.m., NCCoE Senior Security Engineer Gavin O'Brien will participate on a panel titled, "Building Potential Cybersecurity Solutions/Paths Forward," at the FDA's public workshop, "Collaborative Approaches for Medical Device and Healthcare Cybersecurity." The workshop takes place October 21-22, 2014 in Arlington, Va.

October, 2014

NCCoE Fall Open House

Join us for the NCCoE fall open house for a focus on education and workforce development. The morning will include presentations by the NCCoE's student guest researchers from the University of Maryland and a panel of experts from industry, academia, and initiatives on education discussing how to meet the critical need for cybersecurity professionals.

Plan to join us at the NCCoE:

October 15, 2014
9:30 am to noon

9600 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, MD  20850

Registration has closed. Thank you for your interest.

October, 2014

GridSecCon 2014

NCCoE senior security engineer Jim McCarthy will talk about the center's energy sector use cases at the fourth annual GridSecCon in San Antonio, Tx. on October 15, 2014.

September, 2014

Startup Maryland Bus at NCCoE

On Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 9 to 11 a.m., the Startup Maryland bus will stop at NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research. Startup Maryland is a regional initiative to promote new business ventures. The Startup Bus is a mobile video studio where entrepreneurs can record pitches about their companies and products, which will be viewed and judged by potential investors.

September, 2014

Navigating Cybersecurity

On September 9, 2014, the NCCoE's Nate Lesser, deputy director, will participate in a panel discussion at the meeting, Navigating Cybersecurity: Best Business Practices for the Defense Industrial Base, to take place from 8:30 to 11:30 am at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pa.