Critical Infrastructure


Education Level: Intermediate

6219 - Internet Modernization Critical Infrastructure Impacts

Wednesday, September 27
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Internet modernization has significant impact in the 16 Department of Homeland Security (DHS)-defined critical infrastructure sectors. Internet modernization is concurrent with industry control system (ICS) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) modernization. Impactful technical innovations include the internet of things, software-defined networks and network function virtualization, cloud computing, mobility and mobile networks. Impactful critical infrastructure innovations involve expansive growth in the IT and communications critical infrastructure sectors that facilitate rapid advances across all sectors. Simultaneous internet innovations are accelerating industry adoption of IP, version 6 (IPv6), coincident with IP, version 4 (IPv4) address end of life. Cyber safeguards and awareness in a shared call to action will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:

Curtis M. Keliiaa

Senior Network Engineer / Principal Investigator
Sandia National Laboratories

Curtis Keliiaa is a senior member of the technical staff in the Advanced Systems group at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, N.M. His work comprises risk management, information system and network security, and high performance computing. He leads cyber infrastructure assurance strategic partnership projects and interdisciplinary teaming focused on critical infrastructure modernization, protection, resilience and security. He has led business continuity planning and served on assignment in Washington, D.C., where he worked on data governance, protection, and risk mitigation.

Curtis is a CISSP, an internet protocol version 6 (IPv6) Forum Gold Certified Engineer and a professional member of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES). He has held many positions including hardware product test engineering, systems engineering, network engineering, and cybersecurity research in a long information and communication technologies career.


Send Email for Curtis Keliiaa


6219 - Internet Modernization Critical Infrastructure Impacts

MP3 Audio Slides Video

Attendees who have favorited this

Please enter your access key

The asset you are trying to access is locked. Please enter your access key to unlock.

Send Email for Internet Modernization Critical Infrastructure Impacts