WORKSHOP details:

Wednesday, July 27, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM (EDT)
Location Name
Dragos Office
Full Address
1745 Dorsey Rd, Suite R
Hanover, MD 21076
United States

In Partnership with:


Wednesday, July 27, 2022

  • 12:00 pm Lunch and Arrivals
  • 12:30 pm Welcome / Fortinet and Dragos
  • 12:45 pm Dragos Overview
  • 1:30 pm Fortinet OT Overview, Vision and Strategy
  • 2:30 pm Break
  • 2:45 pm Deep Dive and Security Fabric Demonstration, Process and Technology for OT
  • 3:45 pm Fortinet / Dragos Integration
  • 4:15 pm Facility Tour
  • 4:45 pm Move to Evening Activity

Followed by a Baltimore Orioles Baseball Game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards for those interested in joining us.

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What You'll Learn:

  • Traditional and modern segmentation methods for operational environments including the risks associated with a flat network architecture
  • Segmentation practices to support compliance with NIST, IEC 62443 and other operational cybersecurity frameworks.
  • Applying and enforcing access policies based on who and what is connected. 
  • Dynamically assigning role-based controls to group applications, link data, and limit access to specific groups in order to fortify OT defenses providing fine-grained control that adjusts access based on continuously assessing the trust of devices and users.
  • Value of investing in a platform to deliver cybersecurity for all layers of the OT and IT network.


Nathan Dann
Nathan Dann
Director, Operational Technology

Nathan brings more than 10 years of experience in industrial networking and factory automation. He has worked directly with teams implementing and automating Industrial Control Systems (ICS) across a variety of critical infrastructure environments including Manufacturing, Transportation, and Maritime. Through this frontline experience he has gained a deep understanding of ICS systems and the criticality of the operational technology processes. Nathan has a BBA in Marketing from James Madison University and earned his Certified Electrical Professional designation from NAED in 2017.  When he is not working, Nathan enjoys fishing, and coaching a variety of youth sports.   

Marco Hewston
Marco Hewston
Senior Solution Architect

Marco Hewston is a Senior Solution Architect at the industrial cybersecurity company Dragos, Inc., where he focuses on pairing clients with Dragos’ services, threat intelligence or technology to improve their overall ICS/OT cybersecurity posture.

Prior to joining Dragos, Inc., Marco was a Security Manager at Accenture where he helped clients increase their ICS/OT cybersecurity posture by developing strategy & governance, short/long-term implementation planning, managing deployment of network monitoring technologies, training, conducting site/network assessments, vulnerability management program development, and providing advisory services to leadership.

Prior to Accenture, Marco was an Advanced Controls Systems/Region ICS Security administrator with Praxair (now Linde). Marco started his career off with Rockwell Automation and has spent a considerable amount of his career in ICS/OT space as an OEM, operator owner and systems integrator of industrial controls systems.

Fabio Paim
Fabio Paim
CSE, Operational Technology

Fabio is a senior cybersecurity practitioner with more than 18 years of experience serving in technical, sales and leadership roles. He joined Fortinet in 2014 and has held various positions in the sales engineering organization.

In his current role as the Operational Technology Solution Architect for North America, he guides customers through a safe Digital Transformation journey for their ICS/SCADA critical infrastructure environments. In this role he assists by sharing reference architectural insights and industry best practices.

Prior to joining Fortinet, Fabio led the Latin America IT/OT Infrastructure and Security teams at FMC Corporation, a global chemical manufacturing organization. Previously, he worked for Siemens Enterprise Communications (currently Atos Unify), delivering professional services and pre-sales support for complex multi-vendor environments with a variety of government, industrial and retail customers.