Convocation Agenda 2018

April 23, 2018
07:30 AM – 08:15 AM
Great Hall, NAS Building
Continental Breakfast
08:15 AM – 08:30 AM
Lecture Room, NAS Building
Welcome from the NAE
C. D. Mote, Jr., President Emeritus, National Academy of Engineering
08:30 AM – 08:45 AM
Welcome from the AAES
Randall S. Over, Chair, American Association of Engineering Societies
08:45 AM – 11:20 AM
SESSION I - Cybersecurity: Challenges for the Engineering Profession and Society
08:45 AM – 09:25 AM
09:25 AM – 09:35 AM
Moderator: J. Robert Sims, Eminent Fellow, Becht Engineering Co., Inc.
09:35 AM – 10:20 AM
Panelist Presentations
The Future of Cyber for the Digital Engineer
Tommy Gardner, Chief Technology Officer, HP Federal
Cyber-security in the Era of Cyber-Physical Systems
Amip Shah, Vice President (Product), Comfy
10:20 AM – 10:35 AM
East Court, NAS Building
10:35 AM – 11:20 AM
Panelist Presentations Continue
Efficient Cybersecurity
Greg Shannon, Chief Scientist, CERT Division, Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
Cybersecurity: Why Policy Matters
Susan Landau, Bridge Professor, Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy and School of Engineering, Department of Computer Science, Tufts University
11:20 AM – 12:00 PM
Moderated Discussion with Panelists and Keynote, Audience Questions
12:00 PM – 01:05 PM
Great Hall, NAS Building
01:05 PM – 01:30 PM
Lecture Room, NAS Building
Keynote: Engineering a K-12 Solution
John R. Hall , President, Ludovici & Orange Consulting Engineers, Inc., 2018 Norm Augustine Award Winner
01:30 PM – 05:00 PM
SESSION II - Resilience of the Electric Power Transmission and Distribution System
01:30 PM – 02:45 PM
Overview of Recent National Academies Report
Enhancing the Resilience of the Nation’s Electricity System
M. Granger Morgan, Hamerschlag University Professor of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
Susan Tierney, Senior Advisor, Analysis Group
Craig Miller, Chief Scientist, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Terry Boston, President and CEO, Terry Boston LLC
02:45 PM – 03:00 PM
03:00 PM – 03:15 PM
East Court, NAS Building
03:15 PM – 03:40 PM
The Imperative for Grid Cyber Resiliency
The Challenge: Provide Trustworthy Grid Operation in Possibly Hostile Environments
William H. Sanders, Department Head and Donald Biggar Willett Professor of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
03:40 PM – 03:45 PM
03:45 PM – 04:10 PM
The Growing Challenge of Integrating Variable and Intermittent Sources of Power
Jay Apt, Professor and Codirector, Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center, Carnegie Mellon University
04:10 PM – 04:15 PM
04:15 PM – 04:45 PM
Roundtable of Speakers and Q&A
M. Granger Morgan, Hamerschlag University Professor of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
04:45 PM – 04:55 PM
Closing Comments
04:55 PM – 05:00 PM
05:00 PM – 06:00 PM
East Court, NAS Building
06:00 PM – 08:30 PM
Great Hall, NAS Building
AAES Awards Banquet