Joe Weiss

Joseph Weiss is an industry expert on control system cyber security, with more than 40 years of experience in the energy industry. He serves as a member of numerous organizations related to control system security. He has provided oral and written testimony to five congressional committees and has published over 100 papers on instrumentation, controls, and diagnostics including the book Protecting Industrial Control Systems from Electronic Threats. He has conducted SCADA, substation, plant control system, and water systems vulnerability and risk assessments and conducted short courses on control system security. He has amassed a database of more than 950 actual control system cyber incidents. He is an ISA Fellow, Managing Director of ISA Fossil Plant Standards, ISA Nuclear Plant Standards, ISA Industrial Automation and Control System Security (ISA99), a Ponemon Institute Fellow, and an IEEE Senior Member. He has been identified as a Smart Grid Pioneer by Smart Grid Today. He has two patents on instrumentation and control systems, is a registered professional engineer in the State of California, a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC).