Summer Symposium (formerly school)

CREDC Summer Events

The CREDC summer symposium (formerly called school) is an intensive boot camp filled with engaging, and value-packed week of topics and workforce development activities focused on cybersecurity and cyber-resiliency of energy delivery systems for the electric power and oil & gas industries. This event is held every other year. The most recent summer school was held June 11-17, 2017 at the Q Center in St. Charles, Illinois. The next summer program is tentatively scheduled for June 2019 at the Q Center in St. Charles, Illinois.

Next Event

June 24-28, 2019
Q Center, St. Charles, Illinois

Summer Event at the QCenter

The next summer symposium is scheduled for June 24-28, 2019, with a welcome reception the evening of June 23. More information will be available on the event website.

Our summer program offers an intensive, engaging and value-packed week of topics and integrated learning activities focused on cybersecurity and cyber-resiliency for the electric and oil & gas industries. 

We invite energy utility/industry professionals, regulators, researchers and students to explore the nexus between energy delivery systems, cybersecurity and cyber resilience. This event also offer participant’s an opportunity to network, learn about ongoing research & development efforts in academia and initiate collaborative research initiatives. 

Credit for Professional Development or Continuing Education:  Summer symposium participants may qualify for Professional Development Hours (PDH) and Continuing Education Units (CEU). The University of Illinois Office of Continuing Education offers .1 PDH and 1 CEU and for every 10 hours of participation in educational activities.

Questions? Contact Linda Steinberg at gholson@illinois.edu. If you are not on our email list, please consider joining! You may do so by sending your request to Linda.