MIT Interdisciplinary Consortium for Improving Critical Infrastrucutre Cybersecurity
     

*    (IC)3 Annual Conference Announced
July 11-12, 2016 on the MIT Campus
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*    Highlights of (IC)3 Workshop Dec 2, 2015

In collaboration with the MIT Center for International Studies, Cybersecurity@CSAIL Sponsors were also invited
Location: MIT Sloan School, Cambridge, MA 02142
(IC)3 members can download electronic copies of all the presentations by clicking here. These may be shared within member organizations.
Note: These are for internal use only
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Greeters
Jessica and Jocelyn greeting the members

packed room
Once again a packed room – with lots of excitement
madnick-codenMIT-(IC)3 Cybersafety research methodology
Stuart Madnick (right) introduces the (IC)3 Cybersafety Framework – with examples from TJX and Stuxnet; Michael Coden (left) elaborates upon some of the findings.

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*    Workshop Agenda for Sep. 28, 2015

(IC)3 Workshop – Monday, 28 September 2015
Cybersecurity@CSAIL Sponsors are invited to attend
@ MIT Sloan School – 100 Main Street, Cambridge, MA; Room E60-112
(Note: 100 Main Street is actually E62, you can access E60 from that lobby)

8:30-9:00         Registration & Breakfast snacks
9:00-9:45         Members: introductions, current activities, important issues and concerns
9:45 -10:30      Update on Vulnerability research (Michael Siegel et al)
10:30-10:45     Break
10:45-11:30     Update on House of Security research (Stuart Madnick et al)                        Short discussions on new proposed research initiatives
11:30- 11:45    Overview of proposed research initiatives, including study of impacts related to White House and NIST Cybersecurity Framework
11:45-12:45     Working lunch (informal discussions)

12:45-1:30       Research into the categorization of cybersecurity educational programs and purposes (George Wrenn)
1:30-2:15         Concern: “How does Cybersecurity Interact with Innovation?” (Natasha Nelson)
2:15-2:45         Wrap-up session (including discussion of themes for future workshops)

Cyberinsurance Joint Workshop between Cybersecurity@CSAIL and (IC)3
Monday, 28 September 2015
@ MIT Sloan School – 100 Main Street, Cambridge, MA; Room E60-112
(Note: 100 Main Street is actually E62, you can access E60 from that lobby)

3:00-3:30         Howard Shrobe opens with setting the stage for the conversation
(Issues such as, UL helped fire code, what can insurance industry do for cyber, and research highlights that can impact the industry)
3:30-3:45         Stuart Madnick introduces panel:
-- Oliver Brew, SVP, Liberty Mutual, Liberty International Underwriters
-- Lon Berk, Partner, Hunton & Williams LLP
-- Joe Stanganelli, Lawyer, Beacon Hill Law
-- Matthew Brady, Senior Cyber Intel Analyst, Mass Mutual
-- Mike Curry, Deputy CISO, State Street
3:45-4:30         Panel Speakers (Each gives 8-10 minute position statement)4:30-4:45         Break
4:45-5:30         Moderated Questions followed by Q&A with audience
5:30                 Closing remarks

RECEPTION
6:00-7:00         @ MIT Sloan School Faculty Lounge, Building E62, 5th Floor, Room E62-550

*    Cybersecurity at MIT Video - 3/12/15


*    (IC)3 MIT Event Meeting - 3/12/15

September 3 Agenda Letterhead 

MIT Cybersecurity Event and (IC)3 Members Meeting
Agenda for March 12, 2015

Morning @ Stata Center, 32 Vassar St., Cambridge, MA - Kirsch Auditorium
Afternoon @ Sloan – 100 Main St., Cambridge, MA – Room E60-112
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Note: 100 Main Street is actually E62, you can access E60 from that lobby)

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Location: MIT Stata Center, 32-123/Kirsch Auditorium

8:30 am
Continental Breakfast/Registration

9:00 am
Welcome and Remarks

  • Maria Zuber, Vice President for Research
  • L. Rafael Reif, President
  • Daniela Rus, Director of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)
  • Daniel Weitzner, Principal Research Scientist Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)
  • Howard Shrobe, Principal Research Scientist Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)
  • SP Kothari, Deputy Dean and Gordon Y Billard Professor of Accounting and Finance
  • Stuart Madnick, John Norris Maguire Professor of Information Technologies, MIT Sloan School of Management & Professor of Engineering Systems, MIT School of Engineering

10:00 am-11:00 am
Poster Session

11:30-12:30  Lunch - (IC)3 joint with Cybersecurity@CSAIL
-- Star Conference Room (32-463) on 4th floor of Stata Center

12:30 - 1:00 Travel to Sloan School, arrival, registration, coffee and cake

(IC)3 Kickoff Session @ MIT Sloan School -- 100 Main St. Room E60-112
(Note: 100 Main Street is actually E62, you can access E60 from that lobby)

1:00 - 1:20 Mutual Introductions

1:20 - 1:45 Overview of (IC)3 purpose, mission, research topics

1:45 - 2:15 Discussion of hot topics and concerns

2:15 - 3:30 Selective Presentations by (IC)3 research team illustrating breadth & depth of recent work, such as:

2:15-2:30 MIT House of Security: Techniques to quantify perceptions, cybersecurity culture, and other organizational aspects of cyber security - Stuart Madnick

2:30-3:00 Cybersafety research: Research on accident prevention extended to preventing cyber events - TJX and Stuxnet cases, plus plans for analysis and comparison of computer-controlled power grids in US, Abu Dhabi, and Singapore - Qi Hommes

3:00-3:30 Vulnerability Identification and Patch Management Strategies: Using System Dynamics modeling to analyze impacts of methods, such as bug bounty programs - James Houghton, Michael Siegel

(Highly interactive sessions amongst participants and faculty)

3:30-4:00 Open discussion, research priorities, next steps

4:00            Adjourn

Organizations Registered (not a complete list yet):

Accenture
Bentley College
DuPont
ExxonMobil
HSBC
Honeywell
IBM
Liberty Mutual
Limelight Networks

Masdar Institute (Abu Dhabi)
Morgan Stanley
New York Power Authority
NextNine Inc.
Schneider Electric
State Street Bank
SWIFT
Visa
Yokogawa Electric Corporation

 

*    (IC)3 Initial Members Meeting - 9/3/14

September 3 Agenda Letterhead 

Initial Members Meeting - Agenda

MIT Sloan School – 100 Main Street, Cambridge, MA – Room E62-587

3 September 2014

10:30-11:00  Arrival, registration, coffee and cake

11:00-11:30  Mutual Introductions

11:30-12:30  Overview of (IC)3 – purpose, mission, research topics

12:30-1:30 Working Lunch - Discussion of hot areas for (IC)3

1:30-3.30       Presentations by (IC)3  research team illustrating breadth & depth of recent work, such as:

*    Resilience Optimization: Using System Dynamics to understand resilience of complex systems. (Click here to view PowerPoint presentation.)

*   Control Points: Best “choke points” to interrupt a criminal enterprise, and using crowd source methods, such as “bug bounty” programs. (Click here to view PowerPoint presentation.)

*   Accident and Safety research: Research on accident prevention extended to preventing cyber events.  (Click here to view PowerPoint presentation.)

*    MIT House of Security: Techniques to quantify perceptions and other cultural aspects of cyber security. (Click here to view Power Point Presentation.)

*    Metrics: Quantify and Qualify Cyber-risk costs, Cybersecurity capabilities, Cybersecurity ROI, ability to withstand cyber-attacks and carry out the organization’s mission during cyber-disruptions

*    Simulation of Systems: Simulation of complex systems under a wide variety of circumstances.

*   Improving Information Sharing: Ways to improve and better coordinate information sharing among organizations, including improving the function of CERTs.

(highly interactive session amongst participants and faculty)

3:30-4:00  General reactions and discussion of research interests of attendees

4:00-4:30  Open discussion, research priorities, next steps

4:30            Adjourn

Organizations Registered:

Accenture
ExxonMobil Global Services Company
Masdar Institute (Abu Dhabi)
Morgan Stanley
New York Power Authority

Schneider Electric
State Street Bank
US Department of Energy
Yokogawa Electric Corporation