Invitation to attend "Vehicle to Everything V2X communication" 06/29/2024

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Washington DC ComSoc chapter technical standard event.

Hello Washington DC members,

Please join us for an in-person technical presentation at the Rockville Memorial Library in Rockville, Maryland, Saturday, June 29, 2024, commencing at 1:30pm. The topic of discussion is "Vehicle to Everything (V2X) communication" presented by Ms. Suzanne Lightman of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

The event is free. You're welcome to bring colleagues and friends who may share interest in vehicle communications.

To Attend Register online at or email Lydia at by June 27, 2024. In the subject heading RSVP 06-29-24 Technical Presentation" In the email include your name, email address, and your phone number. You will receive a response acknowledging your registration to the event.

On behalf of the chapter officer's committee, we look forward to seeing you on the 29th.


Washington DC ComSoc chapter Vice Chair 2024/2025

  Date and Time




  • Date: 29 Jun 2024
  • Time: 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM
  • All times are (UTC-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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  • Rockville Memorial Library, 21 Maryland Ave
  • Rockville, Maryland
  • United States 20850
  • Room Number: Meeting Room Medium on the Second Floor

  • Contact Event Hosts
  • Chris Fennig 

    Debi Siering 

  • Co-sponsored by Northern Virginia/Washington Joint Chapter
  • Starts 03 June 2024 09:30 PM
  • Ends 27 June 2024 12:00 AM
  • All times are (UTC-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • No Admission Charge


Suzanne of The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)


Vehicle to Everything V2X communication



Currently, Ms. Lightman is a Senior Advisor at the Computer Security Division of the Information Technology Lab at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).  In that position, she serves as the main point for cybersecurity and transportation systems as well as cybersecurity of industrial systems.  She has been involved with a diverse portfolio of topics including development of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, cybersecurity in cyber-physical systems, identity management, IoT cybersecurity and cybersecurity & privacy policy.  Her standards work includes automotive cybersecurity engineering (SAE/ISO 21434, ISO 24089) and industrial cybersecurity (IEC 62443). Suzanne Lightman has two decades of experience in cybersecurity policy and implementation in positions all over the government, as well as in the private sector.  She has held positions in both the legislative and executive branches which gives her a unique perspective on the development and implementation of government policy.  In addition, she has worked on ethical hacking teams as well as led in-depth audits and reviews of cybersecurity.



1:30 PM - 1:35 PM Welcoming & Speaker Introduction

1:35 PM - 2:30 PM Ms. Lightman's presentation

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Presentation Questions and Answers

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Closing remarks

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Networking