Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience North America

Chris McIntosh

Chris McIntosh
CEO
Methera Global
UK

Chris McIntosh, CEO Methera Global, has the vision to enable the delivery of digital applications to rural and underserved communities via a constellation of MEO satellites. Previously he spent 7 years as CEO of ViaSat UK where he was responsible for the inception and growth of ViaSat’s UK satellite capabilities. He is a retired Colonel from the British Army and has worked within the challenging, high threat cyber and communications environment for 30+ years. He holds an MSc in Design of Computer Systems, an MBA and is a Chartered Engineer.

Enhancing Cross Industry Resilience

This presentation will describe how broadband connectivity lies at the heart of interoperability between Critical Infrastructure Sectors and is essential to provide a coordinated, resilient and flexible infrastructure. Topics will include resilience models such as OODA – Observe, Orient, Decide, Act; and the Critical Infrastructure Resilience Cycle.