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Register for USNC's Industry Symposium at the Newseum


September 12 Event to Highlight Standards Development and Critical Infrastucture

The U.S. National Committee (USNC) of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) will host an industry symposium focused on cybersecurity, critical infrastructure, and IEC standards on September 12 at the Newseum in Washington, DC. The event will be held in conjunction with the September USNC management meetings.

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) encourages relevant stakeholders to attend the afternoon session of this symposium 1:00 - 5:30 p.m. and the reception to follow at Hotel Monaco, from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Two panels during the session will include top executives and critical players (most from USNC member organizations) in the fields of standards development, cybersecurity, and critical infrastructure. Panel discussions will highlight the important role standards play in confronting and pre-empting challenges in an increasingly vulnerable sector.

The USNC is dedicated to developing international standards that reinforce the cyber resiliency and cybersecurity aspects of critical infrastructure, particularly as it relates to IoT, Smart Manufacturing, and Smart Cities, while continuing to advance and protect U.S. interests in the standards development process. Stakeholders will be from business, government, emerging industry, academia, and the non-profit sectors.

Stakeholders are encourages to attend to add vital input during the Q&A as experts their respective fields.

Register for the Symposium, and well as the reception via USNC Industry Symposium Registration.

Lunch will be provided for all attendees from 12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. and the dress code is business attire.

Please direct questions to Kendall-Szulewski: ([email protected]).


Jana Zabinski

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Beth Goodbaum

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