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The Forum meets three times per year and hosts workshops and other public sessions on emerging topics of interest. Recent meetings with links to workshop agendas and reports are described below.

 

February 8, 2018: Workshop on Recoverability as a First-Class Security Objective 

 

September 14, 2017: The public session of the summer 2017 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience featured talks by Steve Lipner, SafeCode and Jandria Alexander, Aerospace Corporation on system software, supply chain, testing, and customer requirements; Jeff Dagle of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory on the resilience of the electricity system; John Stenbit, PNT Advisory Board, and Mark Psiaki, Virginia Tech on GPS, GNSS, and Cybersecurity; and Chris Painter, former Coordinator for Cyber Issues, U.S. Department of State on international dimensions of cybersecurity and resilience. 

 

June 7-8, 2017: The public session of the spring 2017 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience featured a session on Blockchain Technologies with Emin Gun Sirer, Cornell University; Jennifer O’Rourke & Cab Morris of the Illinois Blockchain Initiative; and Anita Nikolich of the National Science Foundation. The meeting also included discussions with Tim Booher of Colgate-Palmolive and Robert Chesney, of the University of Texas School of Law.

 

February 6-7 2017: For the winter 2017 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience the Forum hosted a workshop on Software Update at the National Academies Keck Center. The meeting also featured a session on Quantum Resistant Cryptography with Lily Chen and Dustin Moody of NIST and a session with Karen Evans, co-chair of the report "From Awareness to Action: A Cybersecurity Agenda for the 45th President."

Workshop agenda  | Workshop proceedings


August 29-30, 2016: The public session of the summer 2016 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience featured talks by Edward You, Federal Bureau of Investigation on Safeguarding the Bioeconomy; Donna Dodson, Matthew Scholl and Kiersten Todt from NIST; Rear Admiral Paul Thomas, U.S. Coast Guard on Cybersecurity in the Maritime Transportation Environment; and George Cotter on Cybersecurity and the Electric Power Grid.


May 9, 2016: For the spring 2016 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience the Forum hosted a workshop on Cryptographic Agility and Interoperability at the National Academies Keck Center.

Workshop agenda | Workshop proceedings

 

May 2, 2016: In collaboration with the Academies’ Health and Medicine Division and its Board on Health Care Services, the Forum brought together approximately 20 experts to discuss current challenges and policy issues in the cybersecurity of health information technology (IT) and to consider options for Academies activities aimed at improving the security of health IT.

 

January 12, 2016: For the winter 2016 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience the Forum hosted a workshop on Data Breach Aftermath and Recovery for Individuals and Institutions at the National Academies Keck Center.

Workshop agenda | Workshop proceedings

 

August 11, 2015: The public session of the summer 2015 meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience featured Julie Brill, Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission discussing privacy, security, and the Internet of Things.

 

April 6, 2015: The public session of the Inaugural meeting of the Forum on Cyber Resilience featured Forum member Richard Danzig discussing his recent paper, Surviving on a Diet of Poisoned Fruit: Reducing the National Security Risks of America’s Cyber Dependencies.