Events

Events

MISI's DreamPort facility hosts nearly all of MISI's events. You can check out the calendar of events, or browse the events below. All times are Eastern Standard Time, unless otherwise noted.

Upcoming Events

The Industrial Control Systems Joint Working Group Virtual Meeting
The Industrial Control Systems Joint Working Group Virtual Meeting

Virtual Event

September 21, 2020 7:00AM - September 22, 2020 5:00PM. The Industrial Control Systems Joint Working Group (ICSJWG) welcomes the submission of all types of abstracts related to Industrial Control Systems (ICS) security and resilience across critical infrastructure in all sectors. The intent is to build an agenda that provides value to all attendees with limited general or overview information. To this end, the ICSJWG Steering Team (IST) strives to select a limited number of introductory and overview presentations and as many as possible in-depth and technical sessions with useful take-away information.
Accelerating Compliance Readiness with MISI, AWS & Elastic
Accelerating Compliance Readiness with MISI, AWS & Elastic

Virtual Event

September 22, 2020, 1pm. MISI, AWS & Elastic are joining forces to support Defense Industrial Base (DIB) contractors across the country in preparing for the upcoming CMMC standard. AWS will discuss what compliance means for organization's workloads in the cloud and GovCloud resiliency. MISI will discuss how AWS and Elastic are an essential part of our Security Operations Center (SOC) and continuous cyber threat assessment monitoring platform, Jensie. Learn more about how MISI is using AWS along with a variety of solutions in support of businesses all over the US to prepare for compliance readiness.
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Overview
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Overview

Virtual Event

September 24, 2020. Corbin Evans, NDIA's Principal Director of Strategy, will provide NDIA members with an update on the current status of DoD's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification "CMMC" program. CMMC defines DoD's new cybersecurity requirements for unclassified systems, and all DoD contractors must gain third party certification for compliance by 2026. Sign-up now because space is limited! This webinar is available to NDIA, NTSA and WID members only.
CS4CA Europe
CS4CA Europe

London, UK

October 6-7, 2020. The 7th annual Cyber Security for Critical Assets Summit is set in a hyperconnected world where the drive of the 4th industrial revolution continues to accelerate forward. As a result, organisations are digitally transforming their operations and processes, increasing business risks and presenting new opportunities for attackers to penetrate critical assets and infrastructure.
Securing your ICS Supply Chain – How to Thwart Attackers and Satisfy Regulators
Securing your ICS Supply Chain – How to Thwart Attackers and Satisfy Regulators

Virtual

October 8, 2020. Securing ICS software supply chains is becoming increasingly urgent. Attackers, including criminal and state-sponsored groups, are turning their attention to the ICS supply chain as fertile ground for exploitation. And it is not going unnoticed. Not only are critical industries starting to devote serious resources towards the problem, but regulators are stepping in, like in the power industry, where supply chain regulations such as NERC-CIP-013 are taking effect in October.
Boss of the SOC & NOC Competitions
Boss of the SOC & NOC Competitions

Virtual

October 19, 2020. Both events will be hosted globally on Oct 19th (the day prior to .conf). You must be registered for .conf in order to participate.
Splunk's .conf20
Splunk's .conf20

Virtual

October 20-21, 2020. Splunk .conf is the premier education event for thousands of IT, security and business professionals looking to bring data to every question, decision and action. Join us for two days of innovation, featuring today's thought leaders, Splunk's top partners, dozens of educational sessions and numerous opportunities to learn new skills. Get empowered to do amazing things with data at .conf20.
The Turing Test Prize Challenge
The Turing Test Prize Challenge

Virtual Event

Fall, 2020. This will be a challenge event where participants develop a stand-alone automated process to interact with a Microsoft Windows machine just as a human user may do with the goal being to fool a human judge.
HACK THE BUILDING
HACK THE BUILDING

Virtual Event

November 16-19, 2020. This Maryland Innovation & Security Institute and DreamPort event is inspired by a DoD request for an offensive and defenseive exercise that demonstrates the impact of IT, IoT and OT cyber attacks against critical building automation and mission operations.
AvengerCon V
AvengerCon V

Virtual Event

November 31 - December 1, 2020. AvengerCon is a free security event held every fall to benefit the hackers of the U.S. Cyber Command community and is supported by the U.S. Army 780th Military Intelligence Brigade and the Maryland Innovation and Security Institute. The event is open to all service members and employees of U.S. Cyber Command and Department of Defense personnel supporting cyberspace missions. AvengerCon features presentations, hacker villages, training workshops, and much more.