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Controlled Unclassified Information Security Requirements Workshop

Captions will be posted by 10/26/2018


On October 18, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in coordination with the Department of Defense (DoD) and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), will host an informational workshop providing an overview of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), the Defense Acquisition Regulations System (DFARS) Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting Clause, and NIST Special Publications 800-171 and 800-171A. This workshop will also feature panels of Federal Government representatives discussing expectations for evaluating evidence and implementing the CUI Security Requirements and industry representatives sharing best practices and lessons learned.

The CUI Security Requirements Workshop is open to all interested stakeholders and is free to attend. The workshop will also be available via webcast; advanced registration is not required. 

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Attendees are always welcome to self-report to their authoritative certification bodies to request CEUs for attending this event.  

Agenda (PDF) Updated 10/4

Workshop Program (PDF) "Keep it Green" For those who would like a copy of the full workshop program, you are encouraged to bring a device and use our free guest wireless account to view an electronic copy. If you would like a hard copy, please download and print it at home. Thank you!

 

7:30am Registration Opens - Red Auditorium Lobby
8:30am - 8:45am Welcome to NIST
Dr. Charles Romine, Director, Information Technology Laboratory, NIST
8:45am - 9:30am

Opening Keynote – Protecting the Nation’s Critical Information: One Team, One Mission

Dr. Ron Ross, NIST Fellow, Information Technology Laboratory, NIST

9:30am - 10:30am Overview of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), the CUI Registry, and the CUI Rule

Devin Casey, Program Analyst, Controlled Unclassified Information, Information Security Oversight Office, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

10;30am - 10:45am Break – Coffee and snacks available for purchase in the NIST Cafeteria
10:45am - 11:45am Overview of the Defense Acquisition Regulations System (DFARS) Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting Clause

Vicki Michetti, Director, Cybersecurity Policy, Strategy and Defense Industrial Base Cybersecurity Program, Department of Defense (DoD)
Mary Thomas, Program Analyst, Director of Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, (DoD)

11:45am - 12:45pm

Overview of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-171, Protecting CUI in Nonfederal Systems and Organizations

Devin Casey, Program Analyst, Controlled Unclassified Information, Information Security Oversight Office, NARA

Kelley Dempsey, Senior Information Security Specialist, NIST

Gary Guissanie, Adjunct Research Staff Member, Institute for Defense Analysis

12:45pm - 1:45pm Lunch - Available for purchase in the NIST Cafeteria
1:45pm - 2:30pm Overview of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-171A, Assessing Security Requirements for Controlled Unclassified Information
Kelley Dempsey, Senior Information Security Specialist, NIST
Victoria Yan Pillitteri, Computer Scientist, NIST
2:30pm - 2:45pm Break - Coffee and snacks available for purchase in the NIST Cafeteria
2:45pm - 3:45pm Government Panel: Expectations for Evaluating the Implementation of CUI Security Requirements in NIST SP 800-171

Devin Casey, Program Analyst, Controlled Unclassified Information, Information Security Oversight Office, NARA

Kelley Dempsey, Senior Information Security Specialist, NIST

Vicki Michetti, Director, Cybersecurity Policy, Strategy and Defense Industrial Base Cybersecurity Program, Department of Defense (DoD)

Mary Thomas, Program Analyst, Director of Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, DoD

Moderated by Patricia Toth, Cybersecurity Program Manager, Manufacturing Extension Partnership, NIST
 
3:45pm - 5:00pm

Industry Implementation of CUI Security Requirements: Best Practices and Lessons Learned

Kristin Grimes, Corporate Counsel, Leidos Gaurav Pal, CEO and Founder, Stackarmor

Vijay Takanti, Senior Vice President, Product Development, Exostar
Moderated by Robert Metzger, Attorney, Rogers Joseph O'Donnell, P.C.

 

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NON U.S. CITIZENS PLEASE NOTE: All foreign national visitors who do not have permanent resident status and who wish to register for the above meeting must supply additional information. Failure to provide this information prior to arrival will result, at a minimum, in significant delays in entering the facility. Authority to gather this information is derived from United States Department of Commerce Department Administrative Order (DAO) number 207-12.

*New Visitor Access Requirement: Effective July 21, 2014, Under the REAL ID Act of 2005, agencies, including NIST, can only accept a state-issued driver’s license or identification card for access to federal facilities if issued by states that are REAL ID compliant or have an extension. As of Monday, January 30, 2017, Federal agencies will be prohibited from accepting driver’s licenses and identification cards from the following states for accessing federal facilities: Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana and Washington. For further details, please visit our Campus Access and Security page.

Acceptable Photo Identification:
For Non-US Citizens: Valid passport for photo identification
For US Permanent Residents: Permanent Resident/Green card for photo identification

Created July 13, 2018, Updated October 24, 2018