Overview

Our infrastructure includes systems that are critical to our lives, such as dams, the electric grid and the public water system. As a result, infrastructure security breaches can be catastrophic, because of the extent that our world is organized through these sectors.  This panel discusses the security challenges faced by several infrastructure sectors and what is being done to protect them.

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Learning Objectives

  • Identify the key threats to our infrastructure.
  • List how private and public infrastructure security approaches align and differ.
  • Discuss current security measures and concerns within the water, electric, and chemical industries.