- Introduction by SNAME
- Short intro to ABB and the speakers
- What are the basics of cybersecurity?
- Notable cyber attacks
- Regulatory standards related to cybersecurity
- ABB's approach to Cybersecurity
- 3 levels of cyber security assessments
- What solutions can be deployed onboard the vessel to mitigate the cyber risks?
- Cybersecurity training
- Cybersecurity maintenance service
- On-demand cybersecurity consulting services
- 24/7 Cybersecurity monitoring, threat intelligence, incident response and more
- Overview of ABB's Cybersecurity Portfolio for the marine industry
- Where to start when addressing a ship cyber risks?
Bruce A. Strupp Jr.
Head of Cyber Security
ABB Marine and Ports
Ahmed Hassan is the head of cyber security at ABB Marine and Ports, a global leader in maritime vessel and port electrification and automation. In this role, Ahmed is responsible for working with maritime owners, operators, shipyards and naval architects to develop, propose and deliver complete cyber security solutions fulfilling cyber security recognized international standards, increase cyber security visibility, improve ability to protect from and respond to cyber security attacks.
Ahmed has 15 years of experience in OT systems, with the focus on Industrial Automation. Ahmed has worked in many different roles including: Project engineer, System 800xA Engineer, System specialist, 800xA system owner Norway, Newbuild Cyber security responsible Norway, Global Newbuild cyber security responsible, global cyber security product manager and finally head of cyber security for NewBuild, Services and products. Ahmed is graduated from faculty of Engineering in Helwan university in Egypt with a bachelor’s degree of Power and Machine systems 2007, specialized in control and Automation systems.
Senior Account Manager
ABB Marine & Ports
Bruce A. Strupp Jr. is a Senior Account Manager at ABB, a global leader in maritime vessel and port electrification and automation. In this role, Bruce is responsible for working with maritime owners, operators, shipyards and naval architects to develop, propose and deliver complete propulsion systems that reduce vessel emissions, improve vessel operational efficiency and improve vessel, operator and passenger safety in the North American ferry market.
Bruce has over 25 years of combined global maritime industry experience and has worked in many different roles including: Sales, Propulsion System & Engine Product Development, Business Development, Strategy Development, Project Management, Ship Operations, Product Support, Six Sigma and Service Engineering. Prior to joining ABB, Bruce worked at Caterpillar Inc. for 21 years. Bruce is a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy and earned a bachelor’s degree in Marine Systems Engineering. Bruce previously held a Third Assistant Engineer’s License, unlimited tonnage steam and diesel, and has served in the United States Naval Reserve.