Event Details

Safeguard Scientifics to Attend the 2nd Annual Medical Device Cybersecurity Risk Mitigation Conference

from July 17, 2017 to July 18, 2017 07:45 AM EST
Arlington, VA

Throughout the medical device industry, manufacturers are increasingly developing products including cutting-edge technology linked to online networks or to other medical devices. Recent cases of medical device hacking have shed light on the obscure world of cyber-criminality, and created awareness of potential device vulnerability to security breaches. The industry is therefore analyzing strategies to ensure product safety and reduce information security risks to a minimum, in the effort of continuously providing innovative and safe, technology to patients across the globe. Among various solutions utilized to address the increase in medical device cyber threats, including cybersecurity measures in initial product design as well as implementing a transparent communication strategy to educate all stakeholders involved ensure a proactive approach to potential risks.

Combining educational program content & optimal networking, the Medical Device Cybersecurity Conference will enable participants to discuss the development of a robust cybersecurity plan and response strategy that for organizations to support the shared goal of working safely and effectively with device products.

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Location:

Residence Inn Arlington Pentagon City, 550 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202