Christopher Spirito


Nuclear Cyber Security Consultant
Idaho National Laboratory

Chris is a Nuclear Cyber Security Consultant with Idaho National Laboratory. He is currently part of a small nuclear-cyber team providing support to international nuclear power plants and IAEA engagements and consultancies. His primary engagements include participating in a multi-year IAEA Coordinated Research Project on Enhancing Computer Security Incident Analysis at Nuclear Facilities and developing attack and defense scenarios. Prior to joining Idaho National Laboratory, Chris was the International Cyber Lead at The MITRE Corporation, providing support to US partner nations.

Chris is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Tartu Faculty of Law in Tartu, Estonia, and a past contributor to the Future of US-Russia Working Group hosted by Harvard University Davis Center and the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. In addition to his work in the cyber domain, Chris is a Board Member and technical advisor to WiRED International, an NGO based in California focused on providing medical education to clinicians in underserved regions of the world.