EEI > About EEI > Meetings

Meeting Image
Fall Cybersecurity Law Conference
Friday, October 14, 2016 - Friday, October 14, 2016
Duke Energy
550 S Tryon St Charlotte, NC 28202 UNITED STATES

  • Please join us at the EEI Law Cybersecurity Conference on October 14, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina!
    At this meeting, you will have the opportunity to network and engage with industry colleagues and subject matter experts on a number of critical and current cybersecurity law issues.

    Please come to this meeting to:

    • Discuss developments under the Support Anti-Terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies Act (SAFETY Act), which is designed to protect an entity from liability following a terrorist event, and the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA), which was passed to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes)
    • Engage with representatives from the FBI on the agency's efforts to work with companies to fight cybercrime on a local and national scale.
    • Learn about the current state of ransomeware, a cyber-attack in which covertly installed malware encrypts the victim's files and then requests a ransom payment in return for decryption of the files.
    Built into the agenda are blocks of time for roundtable discussion.
    Please come prepared to share your experiences and questions in this live, face-to-face environment.

  • A copy of the latest conference agenda can be found under the "Meeting Documents" tab on the left-hand side of this page. You may also access it via the Cybersecurity Law Group Workroom via this link: If you are not a member of the Cybersecurity Law Group Workroom and would like to join, please contact Nate Chumley at or (202)508-5479.
  • EEI will not be applying to individual states but will be able to provide those who attend the Conference with a Certificate of Attendance. You must be present at the Conference in order to obtain a Certificate of Attendance.