October 05, 2020

Webinar Series: Cybersecurity Requirements for Department of Defense Contractors

With the Department of Defense (DoD) ramping up its focus on cybersecurity for the supply chain, manufacturers need to take specific steps to protect covered defense information (CDI).

With current and future DoD contracts at stake, cybersecurity compliance is a strategic necessity that contractors cannot ignore. Join IMEC, Alpine Security and the Defense Acquisition University for this 6-part series to reach compliance – if you want to continue doing business with DoD. You are strongly encouraged to attend all six webinars for a complete picture of the requirements to achieve cybersecurity compliance.

October 8 — Laying the Foundation: The Need for Cybersecurity in U.S. Manufacturing
October 15 — DFARS & CMMC Overview
October 22 — DFARS NIST 800-171 Compliance Process
October 29 — Cybersecurity Compliance – Real Company Examples
November 5 — CMMC Breakdown
November 12 — Cyber Security: What Are Your Risks?

IMEC is a team of improvement specialists and technicians dedicated to providing organizations in Illinois with the tools and techniques to create sustainable competitive futures.

The Illinois Defense Network (IDN) brings together stakeholders from industry, government, and academia to strengthen Illinois’ defense resilience. Learn more at www.illinoisdefense.org.