2021 Cybersecurity Events
Join our Cybersecurity Experts for a one-on-one dinner to discuss your organization's unique cyber needs.
EVENT ATTENDANCE INCLUDES:
- STRONGER 2021 by CyberSaint Security
- ILTA 2021 Conference
- 2021 AFPM Summit
- Downstream USA 2021
- API Cybersecurity Conference
Receive One-on-One Cyber Support
This year, our Cybersecurity Experts will be joining various events across diverse industries to support and educate organizations as they navigate the cyber threat landscape. View our event attendance below, and plan ahead to meet our team and learn more about our risk-based solutions designed to help you increase visibility and control over converging Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) cyber risks.
STRONGER by CyberSaint Security
Virtual Event | 28-30 September 2021
Connect with our cybersecurity team at STRONGER 2021, a virtual three-day conference that will highlight top-of-mind challenges security and business leaders face in the digital age. Each day will focus on a different aspect of the digital landscape through the lens of industry thought leaders, subject matter experts and community members.
Join the event track, CISOs in the Boardroom and Beyond, taking place September 30th, to hear insights from our presentation, The Cyber Survival Guide: How to Talk to Your Board of Directors, delivered by Ian Bramson, Global Head of Industrial Cybersecurity.
ILTA 2021 - Connect. Engage. Collaborate.
George R. Brown Convention Center | Houston, TX | 4-6 October 2021
The International Liquid Terminals Association (ILTA) 2021 conference brings together one of the largest North American gatherings of terminal industry executives, buyers and influences. Participants will gain a greater awareness of issues impacting terminal facilities—including the growing threat of hackers. Meet with our cybersecurity team one-on-one to learn new approaches for improving your operations—including our 24/7/365 industrial network monitoring and managed services.
2021 AFPM Summit - Excellence in Plant Performance
Virtual Event | 5-7 October 2021
At the 2021 AFPM Summit, our cybersecurity team will connect with refining and petrochemical manufactures to discuss critical cyber protection to support exceptional plant performance. Several topics will be highlighted at the conference, including process safety, improved reliability and operations, mechanical integrity and training—key themes with an underlying demand for cyber resiliency.
Join our presentation, The State of Cybersecurity Awareness in the Fuel and Petrochemical Industry, on October 6th from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm CDT delivered by Dennis Hackney, Head of Industrial Cybersecurity R&D.
Downstream USA 2021
NRG Center | Houston, TX | 21-22 October 2021
At Downstream USA 2021, our team will join thousands of downstream producers across the refining, petrochemical, chemical and gas industries to identify, discuss and overcome the biggest challenges to downstream.
Join our presentation, The Cyber Survival Guide: How to Talk to Your Board of Directors, on October 21st at 10:45 am CDT delivered by Ian Bramson, Global Head of Industrial Cybersecurity.
ICS Cyber Security Conference
InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta | Atlanta, GA | 26-28 October 2021
The ICS Cyber Security Conference is the largest and longest-running event series focused on industrial cybersecurity. Join our team, along with Industrial Control Systems (ICS) cybersecurity stakeholders across various industries, as we discuss cybersecurity awareness, key solutions and protection strategies.
Join our presentation, Lessons Learned from the Maritime Field, delivered by Brendan Ward, Senior Cybersecurity Assessor.
16th Annual API Cybersecurity Conference For The Oil & Natural Gas Industry
Woodlands Waterway Marriott | The Woodlands, TX | 9-10 November 2021
Join our cybersecurity team at the 16th Annual API Cybersecurity Conference and Expo and discover methods for thwarting the bad guys, what the scene looks like over the horizon and how the latest technologies can help you counter cyber espionage, address cyber warfare and make your cyber efforts secure.
Meet Members of Our Cybersecurity Team
Global Head of Industrial Cybersecurity
Ian Bramson heads the global cybersecurity organization at ABS Group, where he works closely with senior executives across the energy, industrial and maritime sectors to help minimize their cybersecurity risks. For over 20 years, Ian has helped organizations adapt to their digital environments and solve business challenges related to industrial cybersecurity, risk management and digital transformation. He has built successful companies, global sales organizations and cybersecurity programs across multiple industries.
Dr. Dennis Hackney
Head of Industrial Cybersecurity R&D
With over 20 years of experience in cybersecurity, Dennis specializes in the development and deployment of IT and OT cybersecurity products and services. Dennis designs new services and deliverables for a diverse range of industries, executing programs that address cybersecurity needs in specialized and industrial environments and supporting the advancement of compliance and technology solutions. Dennis holds a PhD in Information Security, as well as degrees in Electronic Systems Applied Sciences and Business Administration.
Director of Business Development, Industrial Cybersecurity
Business Development Manager, Industrial Cybersecurity
Principal Sales Engineer - Industrial Cybersecurity
Cyber 101 - Key Resources
- Analyzing the Ultimate Cybersecurity Threat: Converging IT/OT Environments
- OT Cybersecurity – How to Evolve Faster Than Cyber Criminals
- Cybersecurity 101: Lessons Learned from the Colonial Pipeline Cyber Attack
Risk Matters X.0 Podcasts
- Protecting Industrial Cyber Ecosystems
- The Casualties of Cyber War: Exploring the Colonial Pipeline Shutdown