Industrial Cybersecurity Expert - Jeff Smith

A longtime advocate, pioneer and leader in the design and implementation of Ethernet based automation systems, including fieldbus and data acquisition. I've has spent the last 20 years architecting plant floor control systems and networks with the goal of safely and securely moving data from the manufacturing space to the enterprise while integrating security from the edge to the enterprise.

Jeff frequently speaks on topics of Ethernet based controls network design, control system architecture, and control system security for organizations associated with automation who have labeled him an industry expert such as ODVA, ARC, SANS Institute and leading manufacturers such as Rockwell Automation, CISCO, Belden, and many others.

Articles or interviews with Jeff have been published in The Industrial Ethernet Book, Automation World, Industrial Automation, Control Engineering, SAE Automotive Engineering, Control Design, and various industry blogs.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Additive Mfg/ 3D Printing
Automation
Big Data / Analytics
CI/Lean Mfg
Digital Manufacturing
Digital Twin / Thread
Eco/Sustainable Mfg
Energy Productivity
Enterprise Systems
Ergonomic Engineering
Executive Leadership
Health & Safety
Industrial Cybersecurity
Machine Learning/AI
Maintenance Mgmt/APM
MES/Workflow
Plant Performance Mgmt
Process Engr/Reliability
Product Design/PLM
Quality/Quality Mgmt
Robotics & Cobotics
Smart Manufacturing/I4.0
Supply Chain Mgmt
Systems Integration
Value Benchmarking
Warehousing/Logistics
INDUSTRY EXPERTISE:
All Industries
Aerospace & Defense
Automotive
Beverage
Cement
Chemicals/Specialty Chem
Consumer Goods/CPG
Electronics/Semi
Food
General/Discrete Mfg
Glass Manufacturing
Life Sciences/Pharma
Machining
Medical Devices
Petroleum/Oil & Gas
Pulp & Paper
Steel
Warehousing/Logistics
ECOSYSTEM ROLE:
Consortium/Industry Assoc/ Standards Body
Consultant/Analyst
Machine Builder/Original Equipment Mfr
Manufacturer
Systems Integrator
Vendor/HW or SW
Listing created May 2, 2020