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Event Name: Lunch Learn and Network
Event Date: 11/18/2021
Event Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm CST
Event Organizer: Emerald Coast Chapter
Description: This month's speaker will be Stephen Hopkins, Professor at the University of West Florida. Stephen will be speaking on - Increasing the Cyber Resilience of the Electric Smart Grid The electric grid is changed by smart grid component integration. The smart grid is internet aware. The increased Internet connectivity brings along advantages and disadvantages. Some of these are cyber threats new to the electric grid. The same scenario translates to other areas such as IoT integration with industrial control systems, intelligent systems integration with customer service platforms, and robotics integration with cyber physical social systems. An approach to addressing some of these cyber threats is the evolution of the state estimation system to become cyber-aware.
Event Speaker: Stephen Hopkins - Cybersecurity Engineer with Computer Help. Stephen has been providing business continuity and solutions for business challenges for over 25 years. His unique combination of electrical, computer, systems, and control engineering provides a strong skill set for solving unique problems.
Event Category: Luncheon
Event Theme: Increasing the Cyber Resilience of the Electric Smart Grid
Location: Two Trees Restaurant
Fort Walton Beach, FL
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