IADC Cybersecurity Committee

Meeting & Venue Details

Start DateFebruary 27, 2024Start Time9:00 am
End DateFebruary 27, 2024End Time12:00 pm
Address3657 Briarpark Drive, Houston, Texas, 77042, USA

Hybrid Event: The event will be both in-person and virtual/online.

The zoom invitation will be emailed the day before the meeting.

Note: Email containing the Zoom information may be filtered into spam, so please check there if you haven’t received the email. If you have not received your Zoom link by 3:00pm CST on the 26th, please email committee.support@iadc.org for assistance.



27 February 2024 Meeting

Attention Cybersecurity Committee Participants:
The following list of agenda items is provided in preparation for the upcoming “hybrid” in-person & virtual Well Control Committee meeting to be convened from 9 am to 11 am
CST on 27 January 2024:

• Meeting opening & introductions – Darren/Jim 5 min
• Cyber Security/Safety Share 5 min
• Committee Co-Chair (Offshore) Election; Candidates as follows: 15 min

Robert Roell – Valaris

Juliano Giannerini – Seadrill

• API Cybersecurity Initiative(s) Intro & Update – Suzanne Lemieux 10 min

o Operator insights since last meeting

• Subject Matter items of Note – Jim Rocco 15 min

o Cyber Resilience Act: Council and Parliament Strike a Deal on Security Requirement for Digital Products
o 2022 Cyber Stats:
o Sangfor Info
o Building Cyber Resilience in the Oil & Gas Industry
o U.S. Presidential Executive Order – Expansion of
Cybersecurity Authorities
o Pending U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Cybersecurity Notice
of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM)

• BSEE Offshore Regulatory Update – Stacey Noem 20 min
• Committee Outlook Discussion – Darren/Ming/Dominic 25 min

o Guidelines Revision – Way forward
▪ Collaboration opportunities/considerations
▪ Other __________

• Any other Business 10 min
• Close Meeting 10:45 – 11:00 am

Thank you in advance for your support!

Darren Ruhr, Well Control Committee Chair
Ming Yeo & Dominic Keller, Co-Vice Chairs

IADC Cybersecurity Committee Mission

To develop digital security guidelines for drilling assets that are built upon existing industry standards and best practices. To develop easy-to-use, practically applicable and tailored cybersecurity guidelines for drilling assets. Review existing cybersecurity regulations, industry best practices and standards of relevance for industrial control systems and drilling assets.  This process begins with clearly defining the approach for standards to follow, and subsequently moving to align with standards that can be practically applied to drilling assets.

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General Committee meetings are open to participants from all categories of IADC membership. The Chairman may invite non-members to attend when it furthers the interests of the Committee. At the discretion of the Chairman and IADC staff, the meeting or portions of the meeting may be exclusively reserved for drilling contractor members. Meetings will be held at such times and locations as may be selected by the Chairman with the advice of the Committee. For any questions, please contact the IADC Committee Coordinator.