London (PRWEB UK) 30 May 2014
SMi's 4th Oil and Gas Cyber Security conference will address the most pressing cyber security issues facing the industry with case studies delivered by senior industry decision makers from Total, GDF Suez, Salalah Methanol Company, Tullow Oil, Cairn India and Saudi Aramco. In addition to plethora of oil and gas companies presenting, the conference also has confirmed attendees from companies including Statoil, BP, Repsol, Preem, North Energy, Genel Energy and Premier Oil among others. The two-day conference programme will build on the success of the 2013 event by discussing recent efforts to bolster protection of highly valuable intellectual property and commercially sensitive information on production, exploration plans and assets through project updates, case studies, live demonstrations, technology sessions, panel debates and networking opportunities.
Key case studies include:
- Industrial Systems – Practical Security
Ewen MacDonald, Lead Instrument and Systems Engineer, Total
- How cybersecurity is transforming security
Jacques Sibue, Group CISO, GDF Suez
- If you can spot it, you can stop it – defending against new norm
Senior Representative, Tullow Oil
- The cyber security indicator
Ammar Qatan, Information Technology Manager, Salalah Methanol Company
- Securing the unsecured with eyes wide open
Gomeet Pant, Information Security Manager, Cairn India
- Industrial Control Systems Security
Bandar Mesned Al Saifi, Data Network Engineer, Saudi Aramco
View the full speaker line up and complete conference programme at http://www.smi-online.co.uk/oilandgas-cybersecurity10.asp.
Don't miss two interactive workshops both taking place on the 5th June 2014:
A) Network monitoring and Situational Awareness for Oil and Gas OT infrastructure | Led by Dr Damiano Bolzoni, Chief Operating Officer, SecurityMatters | 08.30-12.30
B) Cyber Security Incident Handling for Oil and Gas | Led by Dr Siv Hilde Houmb, CEO and CTO, Secure-NOK AS | 13.30-17.00
Drinks Reception Hosted by SMi and UK Trade & Investment on 3rd June 2014:
SMi in association with UK Trade & Investment invites you to join them for a drinks reception at The British Ambassador’s residence on the evening of the first day of the conference, providing delegates further opportunity to network with industry professionals in a relaxing environment.