Cybersecurity Forum

Cyberattacks are an ever-present threat in today’s business
environment, and companies are recognizing the financial burden
and breadth of the impact they pose. MAPI’s Cybersecurity
Forum will bring together manufacturing leaders to discuss the
latest cybersecurity topics, including mitigation strategies, risk
assessment, compliance with GDPR and NIST, and employee
awareness. From IT executives to risk managers, you will learn new
ways to holistically prevent and prepare your organization for a

Continuing Professional Education credits are available for this forum upon request.

Who Should Attend

Attendees are individuals who work at manufacturers responsible for setting corporate policy on cybersecurity, manage systems and software, monitor and address threats, develop products that connect to the outside world, or are responsible for the manufacturing equipment that is controlled by PLCs or connected to the outside world.

The MAPI Cybersecurity Forum is not limited to MAPI council members. Anyone involved in, or interested in, cybersecurity at a manufacturing company is welcome.

Welcome Dinner

Join us for a welcome dinner and reception beginning at 6:30 p.m. November 14. Sign up during registration.


November 15, 2017

8:00 AM – 5:15 PM
Join us the night before at the welcome reception and dinner on November 14 from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM.

Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel
5300 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL

Hotel Reservations

Please reserve your room for the MAPI Cybersecurity Forum after securing your registration. 

The discounted event rate is $169.00 plus applicable tax.



If you have questions about MAPI's Cybersecurity Forum, please reach out to John Miller