Eaton Cybersecurity Perspectives, a virtual global conference to advance trusted digital environments

October 20, 2020

  • Keynote sessions with Eaton’s chief digital officer and chief technology officer of the Electrical Sector
  • On-demand program provides expert-led panel discussions and training sessions with Eaton, industry and codes and standards leaders
Cybersecurity Perspectives

CLEVELAND, OH … Power management company Eaton has developed its first-ever global forum to help advance cybersecurity for a more connected world. The Cybersecurity Perspectives conference goes live on Monday, October 26 with keynote sessions and the entire program will be available on-demand.

Inside of the next five years, analysts expect 41.6 billion connected devices will be generating 79.4 zettabytes of data that need to be maintained and processed. (Source: IDC). In an increasingly connected world, cybersecurity is a critical capability and Eaton’s enterprise-wide proactive and consistent approach to cybersecurity is unique.

“We can do much more to create positive change and help ensure our lives are not impacted by cyber breaches and attacks,” said Michael Regelski, senior vice president, R&D for Intelligent Power Management Solutions and chief technology officer, Electrical Sector at Eaton. “In this breakthrough global forum, we are bringing together Eaton experts, partners and customers from around the world to discuss hard-won lessons, best practices and industry standards to support a more secure tomorrow.” 

The Cybersecurity Perspectives educational sessions include:

  • Keynote insights from Eaton leaders – Michael Regelski, chief technology officer, Electrical Sector on the three key actions to advance cybersecurity and Aravind Yarlagadda, chief digital officer, on the intersection of digitalization and cybersecurity
  • Expert-led panel discussions on security trends and the strategies that attendees can implement to manage risk with experts from Eaton, Microsoft, Payatu and Synopsys
  • Industry leaders weigh in on global standards – including experts from the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), International Society of Automation (ISA) Global Cybersecurity Alliance, UL and Eaton
  • How-to education and training sessions on key technical aspects of cybersecurity

Learn more about Eaton’s Cybersecurity Perspectives program.

Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with deep regional application expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; power quality, backup power and energy storage; control and automation; life safety and security; structural solutions; and harsh and hazardous environment solutions. Through end-to-end services, channel and an integrated digital platform and insights, Eaton is powering what matters across industries and around the world, helping customers solve their most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton’s mission is to improve the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. We provide sustainable solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical power – more safely, more efficiently, and more reliably. Eaton’s 2019 revenues were $21.4 billion, and we sell products to customers in more than 175 countries. We have approximately 92,000 employees.

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