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One of CIRI's mission areas focuses on transferring knowledge through education and workforce development activities. Our event calendar will feature a blend of our own educational programming and selected industry events and activities. If you would like to receive updates about our events, subscribe to our mailing list.

Upcoming Events



End-to-End Telecommunications

Iris Tien, Georgia Tech


DHS Centers of Excellence Summit


Event Archive

Webinar: Leveraging AI for Disaster-Resilient Infrastructure Mitigation Planning, March 24, 2021
Speaker: Bistra Dilkina, University of Southern California

Webinar: Panel on Protecting Connected Cities Present and Future, Jan. 27, 2021
Moderator: Joseph Taetano; Panelists: Walt Magnessen, Karthik Balasubramanian, Glen Salo, Junaid Farooq, Quanyan Zhu

Webinar: Introducing PRIISM - Probabilistic Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure System Modeling, Nov. 12, 2020
Speaker: Iris Tien, Georgia Tech

Maritime Risk Symposium, Oct. 26-30, 2020
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Stephen Flynn, Director of the Global Resilience Institute, Northeastern University, Rear Admiral Donna Cottrell of the U.S. Coast Guard, and Rear Admiral Michael Fossum, Chief Operating Officer of Texas A &M University at Galveston

Webinar: CIRI Webinar: Implicit Interactions Analysis: A Wastewater Treatment System Case Study, Oct. 21, 2020
Speaker: Jason Jaskolka, Carleton (Ca.) University

Webinar: The Cyber Secure Dashboard Platform – Easing and Accelerating Compliance with Cybersecurity Standards (including CMMC), Oct. 13, 2020
Speakers: Glen Salo, Heartland Science and Technology Group, and Randall Sandone, CIRI Executive Director

Webinar: Development & Use of the Business Resilience Calculator, Sept. 24, 2020
Speakers: Noah Dormady, The Ohio State University, and Adam Rose, University of Southern California

Webinar: Investigation of Security Weakness and Vulnerability in IoT Routing Protocol and Solution, Aug. 4, 2020
Speakers: Dr. Shengli Yuan and Tooba Hashmi, University of Houston--Downtown

Biennial Review, June 10-11, 2020

Webinar: Supporting Practitioners and Analysts in Making Decisions About Data Analytics to Study Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Operations, Oct. 22, 2019 
Speaker: Jana Diesner, iSchool, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Webinar: Supply Chain Security in an Asymmetric Era, Oct. 3, 2019
Speaker: Chris Nissen, the MITRE Corporation

DHS Centers of Excellence Summit, 7/31/19 - 8/2/19

CIRI Summer Research Team Presentations, July 13, 2019
Keynote Speakers: Sybil Rosado and Radian Belu

Annual Meeting: "CIRI Symposium on Resilience of Critical Infrastructures," April 10-11, 2019
Keynote Speakers: Chris Nissen, Director, Asymmetric Threat Response, the MITRE Corporation; Sarah Ellis-Peed, Associate Director of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Risk Management Center; and Ray Rothrock, CEO, RedSeal

Webinar: "Power Grid Outages in FEMA Region X: Causes, Impacts, and Mitigation," March 26, 2019
Speaker: Al Valdes, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Webinar: "Regulating Complex Critical Infrastructure Risks: Evidence From the Electric Grid Cybersecurity Standards," 1 pm March 4, 2019
Speaker: Aaron Clark-Ginsberg, RAND Corporation

Webinar: "Detecting GPS Spoofing via a Multi-Receiver Hybrid Communication Network for Power Grids," 3 pm Feb. 5, 2019
Speakers: Tara Mina and Sriramya Bhamidipati, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Webinar: Cyber Risk Scoring and Mitigation for Resilient Cyber Infrastructure, 1 pm Dec. 13, 2018
Speaker: Sachin Shetty, Old Dominion University

Webinar: Mapping Infrastructure Interdependencies - Why It Matters and What It Can Be Used For, 1 pm Nov. 15, 2018
Speaker: Iris Tien, Georgia Tech

Webinar: Measuring the Cost Effectiveness of Static Economic Resilience, 1 pm Oct. 25, 2018
Speakers: Adam Rose, USC, and Noah Dormandy, Ohio State

Webinar: Dynamic Resiliency Modeling and Planning for Interdependent Critical Infrastructures, 1 pm Sept. 20, 2018
Speakers: Quanyan Zhu and Rae Zimmerman, New York University

Webinar: Resilience in Automotive Intrusion Detection Systems. 3 pm Aug. 8, 2018
Speaker: Gedare Bloom, Howard University

Webinar: Impact Assessment of Hydro-Meteorological Events on Texas Pavements and Development of Resiliency Strategy​, 3 pm July 30, 2018
Speakers: Vivek Tandon, Angel Rodarte, and Jorge Navarrete, DHS Summer Research Team

Webinar: Visualizing Complexity: Data is Useless, Wisdom is Priceless, 1 pm June 26, 2018
Speaker: Brian Barnes, RS21

Webinar: LEFT: A Testbed for Assessing Resiliency of LTE Mobile Communication Systems, April 30, 2018
Speaker: Guanhua Yan, Binghamton University

Webinar: Assessment and Measurement of Port Disruptions, 3 pm March 27, 2018
Speaker: Gabriel Weaver, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Webinar: Cyber Warfare and Critical Infrastructure: Actions and Activities of the Department of Defense and National Guard, 3 pm Feb. 27, 2018
Speaker: Maj. Gen. Richard Hayes, Illinois National Guard

Webinar: Identifying and Analyzing Implicit Interactions in Critical Infrastructure Systems, 1 pm Jan. 25, 2018
Speaker: Jason Jaskolka, Carleton University

Webinar: Improving U.S. Transportation Infrastructure Resilience through Insurance and Incentives, 1 pm Dec. 6, 2017
Speakers: Gina Tonn and Jeff Czajkowski, Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center, University of Pennsylvania

Webinar: DHS’s Role in Protecting Critical Infrastructure, 1 pm Nov. 1, 2017
Speaker: Matthew Coats, Deputy Director, DHS S&T Office of University Programs

Webinar: Analyzing Cyberincidents from a Risk Assessment Perspective, 3 pm Sept. 26, 2017
Speaker: Jay Kesan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Dr. David Nicol participating in the TRANSCOM Cyber Roundtable
Dr. David Nicol participating in the TRANSCOM Cyber Roundtable