Cyber Security and Warfare in the 21st Century: Policy Conference

Apr 20, 2018, 8:45 am5:00 pm
Robertson Hall, Arthur Lewis Auditorium
Open to the Public


Event Description

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  Please register

Cyber capabilities have introduced new dynamics into national security planning, decision-making and strategy. Yet the uses, defenses and ramifications of these tools remain poorly understood. We hope you join us to learn more about these tools and how they impact national security.

The conference kicks off with a keynote on Thursday, April 19 at 4:30pm in Arthur Lewis Auditorium by J. Michael Daniel, President of the Cyber Threat Alliance and former Special Assistant to President Obama and Cybersecurity Coordinator. On Friday, April 20, we host panels of experts and policymakers to discuss cyber norms and governance, defense, and warfare and terrorism.

Conference Program

8:15-8:45am - Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:00am - Welcome 

Professor Aaron Friedberg, Director, Center for International Security Studies, Princeton University

9-10:00am  -  What You Need to Know about Cyber 

Professor Ed Felten, Director, Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University

10:15am-11:30am - Cyber Sovereignty or Global Governance?

Professor Niva Elkin-Koren, Director, Haifa Center for Law & Technology, University of Haifa

Cameron F. Kerry, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Governance Studies, Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings Institution

Tim Maurer, Co-Director, Cyber Policy Initiative, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Teddy Nemeroff '01, Senior Advisor, Coordinator for Cyber Issues, U.S. Department of State

Samm Sacks, Senior Fellow, Technology Policy Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies

1:30-2:45pm - Protecting from Cyber Intrusion

Professor Aaron Brantly, Virginia Tech

Julie Steinke, Lead Behavioral Scientist, MITRE Corporation

Kiersten Todt '94, Resident Scholar, Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security, University of Pittsburgh

3:00-4:15pm - Cyber Warfare and Digital Terrorism

COL Andrew Hall, Director, Army Cyber Institute, US Military Academy

Ian Wallace, Co-Director, Cybersecurity Initiative, New America

Professor Gabriel Weimann, University

4:30-5:00pm  - Concluding Remarks