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Fri, Feb 28, 2020

Atlantic Council press call: The coronavirus and its growing global consequences

As the coronavirus continues to spread globally at a rapid pace, the US and the international community are facing a potentially historic global public health crisis with vast potential geopolitical and economic implications. United States national security and health authorities are bracing for an impending outbreak, as sizable outbreaks continue to surface across several continents. What are the likely trajectories for the virus? What might be the most important geopolitical impacts? How can we strengthen our resilience against this set of threats?

Press and members call

Mon, Jan 27, 2014

Atlantic Council Announces New Scowcroft Center Fellows

WASHINGTON – The Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security has added new senior fellows who will advance the Center’s mission of serving as Washington’s premier thought leadership institute on the role of the transatlantic community in shaping global strategy and security policy. These fellows bring decades of experience in government, business, and academia […]

Press Release

Wed, Nov 20, 2013

Second Cyber Risk Wednesday

Exploring Cyber Insurance With little regulatory framework, cyber insurance is still a developing field. The increasing awareness and occurrence of cyber crimes, such as data breach, cyber espionage, or network intrusion, has placed this important topic squarely in front of risk managers and CEOs. The second Cyber Risk Wednesday, the monthly series organized by Cyber […]

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Cybersecurity Security & Defense

Mr. Thomas P. Bossert is a senior executive at a disruptive technology company fundamentally redefining commercial cybersecurity. He’s the national security analyst for ABC News, and a respected risk management expert.

Mr. Bossert was homeland security advisor to two US presidents, serving as the nation’s chief risk officer and senior most advisor on cybersecurity, counterterrorism homeland security, and global health security policy, managing a range of domestic and transnational security issues and consequence management operations. Mr. Bossert is a senior executive with extensive experience in operational and strategic management roles. He founded and led a management consulting business that supported commercial clients assess and manage their multifaceted, complex risk structures and compliance requirements.

Mr. Bossert was born and raised in Quakertown, PA. He is a distinguished fellow in the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and his law degree from The George Washington University Law School. He was an Engalitcheff Scholar on Comparative Political and Economic Systems at Georgetown University and guest lectures at the Naval Post Graduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security.