Carnegie Mellon University

Internet of Things Cybersecurity Executive Education Programs

Translate Carnegie Mellon's emerging Internet of Things Cybersecurity research into actionable business value.  

Internet of Things Cybersecurity is reaching critical mass in many sectors of the economy, with the prevalence of IoT devices creating significant challenges for the safety, security, reliability, and privacy of consumers and enterprises that use them.

Tackling IoT Cybersecurity requires understanding the technology integrated with business application. Partnering with Carnegie Mellon University's CyLab Security and Privacy Institute, CMU Executive Education delivers programs to assess emerging IoT technologies and current use cases, and translate these into opportunities to create innovative product and service offerings, increase operational efficiencies, reduce risk, and collaborate with ecosystem partners. The programs provide a baseline of foundational knowledge, updates on new developments, and engagement on the potential for business impact.

Customize a Program

Program content will be tailored to different audiences ranging from boards of directors, executive leadership teams, operating units, product development, and functional disciplines such as finance, engineering, and supply chain management. 

  • Introduction to connected systems/products and IoT cybersecurity 
  • Security risks associated with IoT and business and customer impact
  • Customer needs and recent trends
  • Managing expectations, and providing evidence of security diligence
  • Practices associated with designing in security
  • Incident response (General process, Leadership’s role)
  • Legal and financial considerations, Regulatory trends, Planning and investment, Application to business problems