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WHAT IS CYBERSEC WASHINGTON LEADERS' FORESIGHT?
First CYBERSEC event to was held in Washington brought together high-level EU and U.S. officials, representatives of the Three Seas Initiative (3SI) countries, businesses, academia and the NGOs leaders. The aim of the CYBERSEC - Washington Leaders’ Foresight 2019 was to foster greater political, business and security synergies between the United States and the 3S region by developing digital and cybersecurity cooperation. Forward-looking proposals of such cooperation have been formulated within the Digital 3 Seas Initiative (D3SI) launched by the Kosciuszko Institute together with a group of regional think tanks and with contributions by the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) in Washington D.C.
The D3SI highlighted the need of pooling together technological capacity and resources and the recognition of cybersecurity as an overarching dimension to foster secure digital transformation in the Three Seas region and beyond.
CEPA - Center for European Policy Analysis 1275 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Suite 400 Washington, D.C. 20004
The aim of the CYBERSEC Washington Leaders' Foresight 2019 is to give proactive guidance on how to develop innovative digital strategies, implement state-of-the-art secure digital infrastructure and develop cybersecurity policy statecraft along with transatlantic cooperation in the Three Seas Region. Each stream will feature a dedicated one-hour panel discussion focused on the key goals and challenges for operationalization of the Digital 3 Seas Initiative.
Building cyber resilience of the Three Seas region by enhanced cooperation with the United States. The overview of pending and upcoming initiatives.
Keeping up with a pace of innovation in the era of the defence sector dependency on the emerging critical technologies.
The digital poten¬tial of the 3S region as a new driver of growth. Identification of critical technologies and conceptualization of daring projects that will foster digital transformation of the Three Seas region.
The role of the government and private sector in deploying secure 5G infrastructure as a backbone of the future digital economy, public services and military cooperation in the Three Seas region.
CYBERSEC DC 2019 SPEAKERS
Izabela AlbrychtChair, The Kosciuszko Institute; President, Organising Committee of the European Cybersecurity Forum – CYBERSEC
Ambassador Sorin DucaruDirector, European Union Satellite Centre (SatCen); Former Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO
Melissa HathawayPresident, Hathaway Global Strategies, LLC; Former Cybersecurity Advisor, George W. Bush and Barack Obama administrations; Expert of the Kosciuszko Institute
Joanna ŚwiątkowskaCYBERSEC Programme Director; Senior Research Fellow, The Kosciuszko Institute
Tomasz ZdzikotSecretary of State, Polish Ministry of National Defence
Robert L. StrayerDeputy Assistant Secretary for Cyber and International Communications and Information Policy, U.S. Department of State
Jeanette ManfraAssistant Director, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Edna ConwayChief Security Officer, Global Value Chain, Cisco Systems
Allan FriedmanDirector of Cybersecurity Initiatives at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
Tony HoushChairman - American Chamber of Commerce in Poland
Nikodem Bończa TomaszewskiCEO, Exatel
Michał KuczmierowskiMember of the Management Board, Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa
Peter B. DoranPresident & CEO of the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA)
Christopher PainterCommissioner, Global Commission on Stability of Cyberspace; Former Coordinator for Cyber Issues, U.S. State Department
MAKE AN IMPACT
Representatives of the EU and the US
CYBERSEC DC is a place for expert-driven debate on public policy advancements and best pracices sharing among U.S., EU, and the governments from Central-Eastern Europe. The event will offering the private sector the opportunity to actively inspire these processes through participation in the panel discussions.
MAKE INFORMED BUSINESS DECISIONS
ICT & cybersecurity industry leaders
CYBRESEC DC will present investment opportunities in the CEE based on newest reports and lessons learned from start-ups and global companies that have already secured their position in the region. Get market insights and counsel from experienced entrepreneurs and policymakers.
World-class cybersecurity experts
CYBERSEC DC is an event where you can gain comprehensive insight into the agenda of the most important institutions and companies shaping the American,European and global cybersecurity system.
GROW YOUR NETWORK
CYBERSEC DC is a platform for establishing and fostering strategic relations with key cyberspace stakeholders and developing a Transatlantic cybersecurity community.
The exchange of ideas and the dialog is very candid and very forward-leaning. I have found, that in particular this Forum is one where I get tremendous value and I believe, that industry gets tremendous value by what is exchanged here.
THOMAS GOODMANDirector, International Cyber Business, Raytheon at #CSBXL18
I am a loyal participant of CYBERSEC and and I have always appreciated the combination of enthusiasm, professionalism and dynamism at these conferences.
SORIN DUCARUSenior Fellow, Hudson Institute; Former Assistant Secretary General, Emerging Security Challenges, NATO at #CSBXL18
It is my privilege to be here and it’s Cisco’s honour to be part of this event which is so critical for us as we sit here today in the digital economy.
EDNA CONWAYChief Security Officer, Global Value Chain, Cisco Systemsat #CSEU18
The European Cybersecurity Forum is one of the most important platforms that give power to our voices, that help us inform and gain knowledge about key issues from deep cryptography and quantum computing all the way to the strategic policies that our government must adopt in order to advance our economies.
MELISSA HATHAWAYcybersecurity expert in administrations of George W. Bush and Barack Obama; Senior Advisor Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, president of the Hathaway Global Strategies LLC