Cybersecurity Today: New Players, New Risk, New Knowledge


October 6, 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Agenda


Tuesday, October 6


9:05 am EDT On the Front Lines: New Risks and Knowledge in Business, Startups, and Policy     Watch On-Demand
  • Doug Myers, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Pepco Holdings Inc.
  • James Wholey, Partner, Phillips Lytle LLP
  • Jean Yang, Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon and Co-Founder, Cybersecurity Factory
  • Moderator: Mary Louise Kelly, Contributing Editor, The Atlantic
9:45 am EDT The Future of Cyberterrorism     Watch On-Demand
  • Meg King, Strategic and National Security Advisor / Director, Digital Futures Project, The Wilson Center
  • Moderator: Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic
10:20 am EDT Cyber-resilience: Security and Privacy in Digitized Cities     Watch On-Demand
  • Mike Hamilton, Policy Advisor to the Washington State Office of the CIO; CEO and Managing Partner, Critical Informatics
  • David Raymond, Deputy Director of Virginia Tech IT Security Lab
  • Moderator: Mary Louise Kelly, Contributing Editor, The Atlantic
11:00 am EDT The Politics of Cybersecurity     Watch On-Demand
  • Claude Barfield, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
  • Shane Harris, Author of @War: The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex and Senior Correspondent, The Daily Beast
  • Peter Warren Singer, Strategist and Senior Fellow, New America Foundation
  • Moderator: Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic
11:40 am EDT Keynote Interview: Rep. John Ratcliffe     Watch On-Demand
  • Rep. John Ratcliffe, Chair, Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies Subcommittee
  • Moderator: Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic

About this conference


The security of pervasive advanced technology is a conversation that entangles policy-makers, academics, entrepreneurs and all-star programmers. The Atlantic will convene representatives from across sectors for conversation on the outer limits of what we know in this field and the blind spots we have yet to fill in - and what they mean for citizens and the country.

For more information, visit: http://www.theatlantic.com/live/events/
cybersecurity-today/2015/

About The Atlantic


Since 1857, The Atlantic has helped shape the national debate on the most critical and contentious issues of our times, from politics, business, and the economy, to technology, arts, and culture. Through in-depth analysis in the monthly print magazine, complemented by up-to-the-minute insights delivered throughout the day on theatlantic.com, The Atlantic provides the nation’s thought leaders and professional class with forward-looking, fresh perspectives that provoke and challenge, define and affect the lives we’re living today, and give shape to the lives we will live tomorrow.

For more information, visit: http://theatlantic.com