MCRCon cybersecurity conference
Don't miss the debut of the latest Cyber Range film.

Are You Safe in the Internet of Things?

MCRCon was held on May 20, 2014, at the Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest, from 3:00-8:00 p.m. The cybersecurity conference featured prominent industry leaders, important updates about cybersecurity activities, demonstrations of the Michigan Cyber Range, and a daylong Capture the Flag contest held on the Range.

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Featured Speakers

Chris Roberts
Chris Roberts
Founder, CISO and CTO, One World Labs

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Chris Roberts is regarded as one of the world's foremost experts on counter threat intelligence and constructs and directs One World Labs' comprehensive portfolio of cyber defense services. Read more about Chris Roberts.

J. Wolfgang Goerlich
J. Wolfgang Goerlich
Vice President of Consulting Services, VioPoint Inc.

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At VioPoint, J. Wolfgang Goerlich leads an information security team specializing in managed security services, regulatory compliance and penetration testing. Read more about J. Wolfgang Goerlich.

Greg Conti
Greg Conti
Director, U.S. Army Cyber Research Center and Associate Professor of Computer Science, United States Military Academy at West Point, NY

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Gregory Conti is director of the U.S. Army Cyber Research Center, associate professor of computer science at USMA, and an internationally recognized author on privacy and security visualization. Read more about Gregory Conti.


Throughout the day, the staff of the Michigan Cyber Range demonstrated the capabilities of the range and Alphaville, the secure environment that enables users to practice cybersecurity techniques. Alphaville can be used for live-fire cybersecurity exercises and to practice securing SCADA systems, servers, and a variety of IT environments.

During the program, Kirsten Bay of ISC8, in conjunction with ChoiceTel, presented the results of their Michigan Cyber Range case study. Watch Kirsten Bay's presentation.

Watch Kirsten Bay's presentation

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