Paul Forney

Chief Security Architect, Schneider Electric

As Chief Security Architect for Schneider Electric, Paul Forney is responsible for leading a team of cybersecurity architects that define and design cyber-secure products, systems and deployments across the Schneider Electric ecosphere. He is a founding board member of the ISA Security Compliance Institute (ISCI) and has been the Co-Chair for the Research and Development Sub-group of the Department of Homeland Security Industrial Control System Joint Working Group. He has been an Advisor to the White House Cyber Security Office, the Department of Justice, and the Department of Energy and FERC. Forney has been awarded 11 patents and holds CISSP, ISSAP and CSSLP certifications.