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CMU to host second session of Carnegie Colloquium to discuss digital governance

posted by Daniel Tkacik
November 29, 2016

This Friday, December 2nd, Carnegie Mellon University and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace will co-host the second session of the Carnegie Colloquium on digital governance and security. The event, which will be held in Rangos Hall in Carnegie Mellon’s University Center, is free and open to the public.

The first session was held on Oct. 31 in Washington, D.C.

During Friday’s event, a cast of international policy experts and technologists will participate in two panel discussions. The first, moderated by New York Times cybersecurity reporter Nicole Perlroth, will focus on cyber deterrence and the vulnerabilities debate. Politico’s Nancy Scola will then moderate a second panel discussion focusing on the future of Internet governance.

To close out the day’s program, Malcolm Johnson, Deputy-Secretary General of the ITU will be delivering a keynote speech.

Other featured speakers include:

  • Subra Suresh, President, Carnegie Mellon University
  • William J. Burns, President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Fadi Chehadé, Chairman and CEO, Chehadé & Company; Senior Advisor to Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum; Former CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).
  • Eileen Donahoe, Distinguished Fellow, Center for International Governance Innovation
  • Ariel (Eli) Levite, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Nuclear Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Robert Schmidle, Lieutenant General, United States Marine Corps, Retired
  • Chris Valasek, Security Lead, Uber Advanced Technology Center
Those interested in attending are encouraged to register on the event website.

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