WORKSHOP details:

Thursday, December 1, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM (EST)
Location Name
Amerimar Business Centers
Full Address
101 West Ohio Street, 7th Floor
Indianapolis, IN 46204
United States


Thursday, December 1, 2022

  • 12:00 pm Lunch and Arrivals
  • 12:30 pm Welcome / Fortinet OT Overview, Vision and Strategy
    • Defense in Depth Using the Fortinet Security Fabric
  • 2:00 pm Break
  • 2:15 pm Hands-On Workshop
  • 4:15 pm Closing Remarks

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.


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.

Mike Schneider
Mike Schneider
OT Director

Mike Schneider has over 20 years of experience in operational technology, focused on helping customers ranging from utilities, oil and gas, and manufacturing to protect their OT environments. Prior to joining Fortinet, Mike was highly involved in additional vertical markets, including but not limited to manufacturing, education, utilities and healthcare, where he was explicitly involved with instrumentation, controls, software and services. His role at Schneider Electric afforded him experience in products and services around Industry 4.0, where Mike spent time on analytics software for predictive maintenance and software for OT cybersecurity - NERC CIP IEC 62443. During his free time, Mike enjoys spending time with his three children and his favorite hobby is skiing.