Bobby Beaty Selected to Assist GridEx 2015

As a result of PSI’s recognized expertise in electric grid security, Bobby Beaty has been selected to support NERC’s GridEx III, scheduled for November 18-19, 2015. An activity of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), GridEx is a 24- to 48-hour exercise designed to strengthen the capability of electric utilities “to respond to and recover from severe events.” The GridEx III scenario will include physical and cyber attacks and involve several states. Planners and players will be expected to meet four objectives:

  1. Exercise crisis response and recovery
  2. Improve communication
  3. Identify lessons learned
  4. Engage senior leadership