Speakers

Keynote

Rebecca R. Taylor

Rebecca R. Taylor

Senior Vice President, National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS)

A Report from the Frontlines of Manufacturing Cybersecurity

Wednesday, May 23
8:45 - 9:20 am

As automation technology evolves to allow manufacturers to be more connected and more productive, cybersecurity concerns are on the rise and have become a high priority. However, many manufacturers don't understand the challenges facing them or where to start.

This session will address top cyber risks for manufacturers. Attendees will learn why manufacturers' growing reliance on automation, Big Data, and the Internet of Things has elevated the importance of cybersecurity. Rebecca Taylor will provide firsthand insight on how the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) is helping their member companies develop a culture of cybersecurity awareness and how to protect themselves, their customers and their supply chains.