Cyber Risk Wednesday: Breaking the Cyber Information-Sharing Logjam

February 18, 2015 - 3:00 pm

1030 15th Street, NW, 12th Floor (West Tower)
Washington, DC
Cyber Risk Wednesday: Breaking the Cyber Information-Sharing Logjam

Welcome and introduction:
Barry Pavel
Vice President and Director, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
Atlantic Council

Remarks:
Michael Daniel
Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator
White House

A discussion with:
Marc Sachs
Vice President, National Security Policy
Verizon

Jeff Schmidt
Founder and CEO
JAS Global Advisors

Ari Schwartz
Director for Cybersecurity Privacy, Civil Liberties and Policy, National Security Staff
White House

Moderated by:
Jason Healey
Director, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
Atlantic Council

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Cybersecurity information-sharing has been stuck for years.  Anything more than narrow gains have proven elusive. However, the community involved in these efforts might be at the beginning of a new phase of cooperation.  Not only is Congress examining new legislation, but the White House has placed information-sharing on the top of the agenda for securing cyberspace.   

Join the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative on February 18 from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. for a moderated discussion on challenges and solutions for information-sharing, the Administration's recent proposals for better practices between the private sector and government, and goal-directed approaches to sharing.

The event will be accompanied by the release of a report, which examines the challenges of information-sharing, the Administration’s emerging proposals, along with solutions to breaking the current logjam.




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