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VIRTUAL EVENT: What’s New in Draft NIST Special Publication 800-53, Revision 5, Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations

Join the conversation about proposed significant changes and updates, and how to comment.

This event will provide a ninety minute overview of the new NIST DRAFT Special Publication (SP) 800-53, Revision 5, Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations. This virtual event will feature an introduction by Dr. Ron Ross, and an overview of the updates to Draft SP 800-53, Revision 5 by Victoria Pillitteri, Naomi Lefkovitz and Jon Boyens.

During the event, speakers will address questions through a live chat Q&A. You will receive information on joining the live chat in your email registration confirmation.


A FAQ about Draft NIST SP 800-53 Revision is posted at

A list of questions submitted during the April 8, 2020 virtual event can be found at

For more information about the NIST Risk Management Framework/FISMA Project, see:


Ron Ross, Jon Boyens, Naomi Lefkovitz, Victoria Pillitteri

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

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

CPE Credits

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) has approved up to 2 CPE credits for attending this virtual event. To request credits from IAPP, please use this form

Created March 4, 2020, Updated April 29, 2020