Bryan Owen

Principal Cyber Security Manager

Bryan Owen is the principal cyber security manager for OSIsoft LLC (www.osisoft.com) maker of the PI System for real time monitoring. Bryan leads OSIsoft’s global security initiatives, cross functional cyber advisory board, and incident response task force. His public/private partnership activities include collaboration with DoE National Laboratories, DHS ICS-CERT, and NSF projects. Bryan also serves on advisory boards for the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers, CREDC.org, Industrial Control System Joint Working Group, SANS ICS summit, and is a voting member for ISA99 standards. His experience includes 15 years in the field as a process control engineer prior to joining OSIsoft. Bryan is a professional engineer dedicated to the advancement and betterment of human welfare.

My Sessions


Main Stage

While there may never be unanimity on the severity of an ICS vulnerability, there is almost universal agreement that the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) does not accurately represent the severity of ICS vulnerabilities. In this session, three ICSsec experts will briefly present their recommended ICS CVSS methodology, and we will put those to the […]

Attacks and Attackers Panel / Debate

In Firmware We Trust: Securing The Software Supply Chain

Main Stage

The team (Butts, Byres, Kitchel, Owen, and Rios) will present the challenges and some solutions to securing the software supply chain in a fun role playing performance. ICS asset owners depend on vendors to supply valid software and firmware for system implementation and upgrades. If this chain of trust is compromised, then malicious software can […]

Protocols Secure Design & Dev

10. Cloud Services


The buzz term “Cloud Services” definitely applies to ICS. It starts with Predictive Maintenance and Efficiency Services, and it will go to Operators-in- the-cloud and more. Learn what is here, what is coming, and how to make sure you have the appropriate security.