ICS & OT Innovator
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 certified.
There are a wide range of ICS cybersecurity technologies on the market today. Many have similar and overlapping claims of features and capabilities often leaving more questions than answers. In this presentation Dragos will share some perspectives on what criteria we believe ICS defenders should be considering as they evaluate different technologies.