Debbie Dingell

Congresswoman- 12th District of Michigan
United States House of Representatives

11:15 AM Keynote Panel Session: Regulatory Standards Update & Future Preparations for Automotive Cybersecurity

With the growing concern for cybersecurity safety among OEM’s, best practices, standards, and frameworks created by the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration), NIST (National Institute of Standards Technology), ISO (International Organization for Standardization), SAE International, Auto-ISAC (Automotive Information sharing and analysis center) and others form best practices to undertake as a manufacturer. With the recommendations from the above coupled with federal regulations forming from the U.S Department of Transportation and the Federal Trade Commission there is much discussion to take place regarding appropriate safety features and standards. Join this panel to hear discussions and best practice guidance on regulatory approaches, connected car data uses and sharing, cybersecurity issues, privacy issues and the road ahead for manufacturers, innovators and regulators staying within the same lane.
·        Enforcing consumer protection standards and regulations
·        Working with stakeholders to ensure innovation does not intrude consumer privacy
·        Enhancing constant communication between government agencies, security experts, trade associations and stakeholders to craft guidance and self-imposed industry standards
·        Sharing data on cybersecurity threats and balancing the industry vs. regulatory involvement of standards and guidance