Matt Cowell

Sr. Director of Business Development

Matt Cowell has more than 15 years of experience in industrial control systems (ICS) and operational technology (OT) applications with a focus on networks and cyber security. He has specific expertise in industrial automation and SCADA systems often used in critical infrastructure. Prior to Dragos Matt led business development initiatives for Ultra 3eTI, Phoenix Contact and Danaher Industrial Controls. Matt has presented at numerous industry programs and conferences around the world and has also driven cyber security accreditation programs for associations such as the AWWA. Matt is an active volunteer in the ICS community assisting with events such as RSA ICS Sandbox and DEFCON ICS village. Matt holds an Electronics engineering degree from the University of Brighton and is GICSP & CWNA.

My Sessions

Building an OT Capable Security Operations Center (SOC)

Sponsor Stage

The ecosystem of skills and technology required for ICS security operations. While there are mixed opinions on SOC coverage of OT systems, there is generally common agreement that ICS generally needs improved security monitoring and dedicated expertise to hunt and respond to threats. This session will review the necessary skills and technology required to build […]

Detection & Response