|CPE Credits||Earn 7.25 CPE (Continuing Professional Education) for attending this workshop. Please request a confirmation.|
|Location||Hilton Zurich Airport Hotel
There are a lot of free park places available.
|Date of Event||tbd|
|Time||9:00 – 5:30 pm|
|Participation Fee||Fr. 950.— (including lunch and apéro)|
This Vendor-independent Workshop Provides You
Cyber Security is required – this is well understood and accepted, latest after the ransomware WannaCry hits the industry. IT security experts are supporting the OT colleagues to protect Laboratory and automation systems.
There is an IT-framework available as governance documentation – but does it apply 1:1 to OT? What is OT all about, what needs to be protected? The information or the business process supported by the OT-System. IT doesn’t want to protect the desktop as such, it is
about the information – so why to protect then the PLC?
The workshop is designed from an engineer to transfer the “IT-Language” to engineers. The workshop explains the differences between IT and OT, how terminologies and definitions are used different in both worlds – or do even not exist.
The attendee will get an comprehensive comparison of definitions, methodologies and principles to allow better management insight into the topic and to get management support to deploy solutions with the right maturity level – and not solutions for the solutions sake.
Delegates will learn and understand:
After attending this workshop you’ll
Who Should Attend
About the trainer
Thomas Sturm has a strong background in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry with coding PLC, SCADA and DCS Systems for different applications – from container washing units up to recipe control based on PLCs and similar applications for the DCS environment. He was working at Novartis, was leading a green field site project in Singapore, responsible for electrical, instrumentation and automation. With additional projects around serialization and laboratory applications, MES integration of automated equipment he covers a wide range of the OT environment.
He triggered in 2012 the first cyber security initiative and crossed the „bridge“ with the IT colleagues – working together to protect the OT Systems. He is passionate about OT-Security – coming from a solid „hands-on“ automation background – he recognized it is crucial to have a translator from IT language, IT security controls to the OT environment.
Cancellations of registration are free of charge until 30 days before. Cancellations received beyond this point will incur 100% of the admission fee. You will get an invoice for the respective amount. In any case, however, a delegate may be sent at no additional costs.