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CNBC and the Aspen Institute Announce Final Speaker Lineup for the Cambridge Cyber Summit

CNBC and The Aspen Institute to host top business, government and cybersecurity leaders at unique one-day conference on October 4 in Boston

Englewood Cliffs, NJ, and Washington, DC September 20, 2017 – CNBC and The Aspen Institute today unveiled the final agenda and speaker lineup for the second annual The Cambridge Cyber Summit on October 4th at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute in Boston, MA.

To view the full agenda go to:

The summit's now final speaker lineup represents many of the most influential people in the cyber security industry, including, among others:

  • New! Thomas Fanning, Chairman and CEO, Southern Company
  • New! Sue Gordon, Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence
  • New! Matt Moynahan, CEO, ForcePoint
  • New! Rod Rosenstein, Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice
  • New! Brad Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft
  • Catherine Bessant, Chief Operations and Technology Officer, Bank of America
  • Monika Bickert, Head of Global Policy Management, Facebook
  • Thomas P. Bossert, Homeland Security Advisor
  • Glenn Gerstell, General Counsel, National Security Agency
  • Mike Gregoire, CEO, CA Technologies
  • Jason Matheny, Director, IARPA
  • Mark McLaughlin, Chairman and CEO, Palo Alto Networks

To register to attend go to:

For more information about The Cambridge Cyber Summit go to:

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About The Aspen Institute:

The Aspen Institute, founded in 1950, is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering enlightened leadership and open-minded dialogue. Through seminars, policy programs, conferences and leadership development initiatives, the Institute and its international partners seek to promote nonpartisan inquiry and an appreciation for timeless values. The Institute is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and has campuses in Aspen, Colorado, and on the Wye River on Maryland's Eastern Shore. Its international network includes partners in Spain (Madrid), France (Paris), Germany (Berlin), India (New Delhi), Italy (Rome), Japan (Tokyo), Mexico (Mexico City), the Czech Republic (Prague), and Romania (Budapest), and leadership programs around the world, including Africa and Latin America.

The Aspen Institute's Cybersecurity & Technology Program offers educational resources and shares knowledge across industries and sectors, as well as convenes government and private sector leaders to discuss these challenges and offer policy solutions to help shape and create a safe and secure online environment. Through both public and invitation-only events that bring together serious thinkers from Washington, Silicon Valley, academia, journalism, and the private sector, the Aspen Institute's Cyber & Technology Program works to ensure that the internet remains a key driver of American innovation.

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