The 15-part Cybersecurity and Digitalization webinar series was launched in June 2020 to educate utilities on cyber standards, trends, and best practices. The series reached over 4,200 participants from 70 utilities in 68 different countries. Following the success of the webinar series, USEA and USAID hosted industry panels with leading cybersecurity experts to discuss the latest cybersecurity trends, tools, and technologies.

The webinar series and panels will be the foundation for the Business Innovation Partnership (BIP) that will convene a global network of utility thought leaders to assist USAID-partner utilities to navigate some of the most pressing challenges within a rapidly changing industry.

December 2nd, 2020

The 15-part Cybersecurity and Digitalization webinar series was launched in June 2020 to educate utilities on cyber standards, trends, and best practices. The series reached over 4,200 participants from 70 utilities in 68 different countries.

Following the success of the webinar series, USEA and USAID will host industry panels with leading cybersecurity experts. The panelists will present trends in cyber-attacks to global power sector stakeholders and discuss the latest innovative tools and technologies.

November 18th, 2020

The 15-part Cybersecurity and Digitalization webinar series was launched in June 2020 to educate utilities on cyber standards, trends, and best practices. The series reached over 4,200 participants from 70 utilities in 68 different countries.

Following the success of the webinar series, USEA and USAID will host industry panels with leading cybersecurity experts. The panelists will present trends in cyber-attacks to global power sector stakeholders and discuss the latest innovative tools and technologies.

November 4th, 2020

This is the fifteenth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

This webinar will address a variety of communication strategies and practices that energy regulators and utilities can adopt to prepare for and respond to a cyber attack.

October 29th, 2020

This is the fourteenth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

An Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC) is an industry-specific organization that gathers and shares information on cyber threats to critical infrastructure. ISACs also facilitate the sharing of data between public and private sector groups.

October 22nd, 2020

This is the thirteenth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

October 15th, 2020

This is the twelfth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

This presentation provides an overview of cybersecurity for electric utility OT control system environments such as ICS, DCS, IIoT and SCADA networks. We will cover some key topics including:

October 8th, 2020

This is the eleventh in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

Cybersecurity extends to all companies directly involved in the delivery of products, services, and solutions, and through all tiers of the global supply chain. Because of this, supply chains can be a considerable risk to power utilities.

This webinar will address the supply chain procurement process, understanding the risks and the importance of asking questions. Participants will learn:

October 1st, 2020

This is the tenth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

Data protection is a critical aspect of compliance in many industries, including the energy sector. In fact, sensitive data is the most common target of cyber attacks.

This webinar will address data protection considerations, best practices, and legal/regulatory frameworks in an era of smart grids and sophisticated cybersecurity threats.

September 24th, 2020

This is the ninth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

ISO/IEC 27001 is a globally recognized standard providing requirements for the setting up of an information security management system (ISMS). The standard describes how an organization must set its security objectives and determine the risks that threaten these objectives.

September 17th, 2020

This is the eighth in the series of USAID webinars on Digitalization and Cybersecurity in the Energy Sector hosted by E3.

Given the complexity of business processes and the wide variety of cyber assets used in the energy sector, there is a long list of cybersecurity standards that address security requirements, security controls, resilience strategies, and technologies.

The NERC CIP Standards are an important first step for cyber professionals to use when assessing and improving their cyber environments. The webinar will address questions such as:

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