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InfraGard Mission

InfraGard is a partnership between the FBI and the private sector. It is an association of people from businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants dedicated to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the U.S.

Philadelphia InfraGard Members Alliance (IMA) provides a forum for the exchange of information between the government, the owners and operators of the national infrastructure, and others concerned with the protection of the national infrastructure.

Philadelphia IMA supports eastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. 

Membership is free and new members are welcome.

Upcoming Event

Thursday October 10th, 2019: 
PJM Interconnection 2750 Monroe Blvd, Audubon, PA 19403

8:30AM Registration, light refreshments

9AM:   PJM Interconnection staff.  "Overview: PJM Grid Security Exercise."     PJM Physical Security and Business Continuity will present on the electric industry’s upcoming grid security exercise, “GridEx V.” This two day exercise provides for various stakeholders in the electric sector to respond to simulated cyber and physical attacks that affect the reliable operations of the electric grid. The objectives of the exercise are to; exercise incident response plans, expand local and regional response, engage critical inter-dependencies, improve communications, gather lessons learned, and engage senior leadership.

10:15 AM:   Break

10:30 AM:   Kevin J. Foster Sr.   “Ransomware...To Pay or Not to Pay.”   Ransomware is one of the things that is keeping CISO’s up at night. One click is all it takes in order be the next headline in the news. If you are attacked, how will you respond? Will you pay the ransom and hope to get your data back? Do you not pay and risk losing millions? Join us as we discuss, ransomware, how it affects your organization, whether you should or should not pay, and what steps you can take to make your organization better prepared.

Members of the media must identify themselves.

Join InfraGard

Individuals who are interested in participating in InfraGard can apply via the National InfraGard website. 

"lnfraGard (Name of IMA) is a non-profit organization serving as a public-private partnership among U.S.  businesses, individuals involved in the protection and resilience of U.S. critical infrastructures, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation."