Cybersecurity at Major Facilities

Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity at Major Research Infrastructures

Cyberinfrastructure (CI), comprising computing, data, software, and networking and related expertise are critical components of most major research infrastructure and essential to their operations, equitable use, and overall impact. As a result, addressing the growing cybersecurity concerns is essential to ensuring the secure and robust operation of these facilities.

This session will include a panel and audience discussion on these cybersecurity challenges at major research infrastructure in the 21st century and explore existing best practices and emerging solutions.

Alexandria, VA.



Manish Parashar, Director, Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure, NSF LinkedIn

Jim Ulvestad, Chief Officer for Research Facilities, NSF LinkedIn

Robert Beverly, Program Officer in Advanced Cyberinfrastructure, NSF LinkedIn

Benjamin Brown, Director of Facilities Division, Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research, DOE LinkedIn

Mike Witt, Associate Chief Information Officer for Cybersecurity & Privacy and Senior Agency Information Security Officer, NASA LinkedIn


October 14, 2021