CREDC seminars feature speakers who are experts on topics in the broad area of research, development, and design for the cybersecurity and cyber-resiliency of energy delivery systems (EDS) systems. The scope includes cyber-physical EDS in the electric power grid and oil & gas sectors. 

Talks are presented on the University of Illinois campus and streamed live on the Web. Email LInda Steinberg ( to be added to the mailing list for seminar announcements.

Upcoming Seminars | See Archived Seminars 


Archived Seminars | See Upcoming Seminars

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 3:00pm
Doug Houseman, Technical Consultant, Burns & McDonnell
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Dr. Roger Schell, President and Founder of Aesec Corporation
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Dominic J. Saebeler – J.D. Seminar Title: Business, People & Regulatory Considerations in Cybersecurity and Risk Management: Predicting Viability of Innovative Solutions       
Salam Bani-Ahmed, PhD
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 3:00pm
Salam Bani-Ahmed, PhD Seminar Title: Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems: An IT/OT Perspective
Galen Rasche
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Galen Rasche, Sr. Program Manager-Cyber Security, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Juan Torres
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Juan Torres Associate Lab Director, Energy Systems Integration
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Heartland Science & Technology: Glen R. Salo & Chantelle Hougland
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
Jovana Helms, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
photo of Rob Lee, Dragos, Inc.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 11:30am
Robert M. Lee, CEO, Dragos, Inc. 
photo of Jianhui Wang, Argonne National Laboratory
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Jianhui Wang, Argonne Associate, Argonne National Laboratory
photo of Mark Guth
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Mark Guth, Manager Corporate Security Critical Infrastructure Protection Compliance at Nicor Gas, a subsidiary of Southern Company Gas
photo of Al Rivero, ANG Consulting
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Al Rivero, President, ANG Consulting, LLC
photo of Tim Yardley, Information Trust Institute
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
Tim Yardley, Associate Director for Technology, Information Trust Institute 
Photo of Fred Cohn, Schneider Electric
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Fred Cohn, Program Director, Product Security Office, Schneider Electric
Photo of Bill Lawrence
Friday, February 3, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Bill Lawrence, Director of Programs and Engagement, Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center (E-ISAC)
Photo of Jonathon Monken
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Jonathon Monken, Senior Director, System Resiliency and Strategy Coordination, PJM Interconnection
Nancy Leveson
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Nancy Leveson, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems, MIT
Image of Roadmap to Achieve Energy Delivery Systems Cybersecurity - September 2011
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Dr. Carol Hawk, CEDS R&D Program Manager, Department of Energy Office of Electricity and Energy Reliability (OE), Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS)
Photo of David Nicol
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
David M. Nicol, CREDC PI and Director, Information Trust Institute