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This quick video highlights EPRI's Technology Innovation program, which accelerates development of breakthrough technologies, and provides thought leadership and applied R&D to help maintain an innovation pipeline through EPRI's research sectors. To learn more, download the program's prospectus.

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Washington, DC
May 10-11, 2016

Second annual conference to exchange research results on current and emerging issues in the electricity sector, and to develop a shared vision to address the most critical environmental and sustainability challenges through engagement of electric industry leaders, regulators, NGOs, academics, and other stakeholders. *Note: Venue has changed to Marriott Marquis
 
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Cyber Security

The evolving electricity sector is increasingly dependent on information technology and telecommunications infrastructure that ensures the reliability of the electric grid, making cyber/physical security and data privacy a critical priority for utilities. Cyber security measures must be designed and implemented to protect the grid from attacks by terrorists and hackers, while technology also strengthens the grid’s resilience against natural disasters and inadvertent threats such as equipment failures and user errors.

Substantive research can address emerging threats to an interconnected electric system through cross-sector collaborative studies on cyber security standards, business processes, and technologies that protect the grid. EPRI undertakes collaborative research in the industry to develop these grid technologies, best practices, and controls on data privacy.

 
 

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Annie Haas
Communications Manager
Phone: 704-595-2980
Email: ahaas@epri.com

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