Securing Our Future: Cambridge Cyber Summit

2017 Cambridge Cyber Summit

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate
Columbia Point
210 Morrissey Boulevard

The Cambridge Cyber Summit is a unique one-day event that brings together top technology leaders, CEOs and government officials to explore the latest in cybersecurity. It has a particular focus on how the public and private sectors can work together to safeguard our economic, financial and government assets, while also maintaining convenience and protecting privacy. This year's slate of speakers represents many of the most influential leaders in the cybersecurity industry, including:

  • Catherine P. Bessant, Chief Operations and Technology Officer, Bank of America
  • Monika Bickert, Head of Global Policy Management, Facebook
  • Thomas P. Bossert, White House Homeland Security Advisor
  • John Carlin, Chair, Cybersecurity and Technology Program, The Aspen Institute; Former Assistant Attorney General for National Security
  • Oleh Derevianko, Chairman, Information Systems Security Partners
  • Tom Fanning, Chairman and CEO, Southern Company
  • John Flynn, Chief Information Security Officer, Uber
  • Dan Geer, Chief Information Security Officer, In-Q-Tel
  • Glenn Gerstell, General Counsel, National Security Agency
  • Susan Gordon, Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence
  • Jeff Greene, Senior Director, Global Government Affairs & Policy, Symantec
  • Andy Greenberg, Senior Writer, WIRED
  • Mike Gregoire, CEO, CA Technologies
  • Sarah Guo, Investor, Greylock Partners
  • Robert Hannigan, Former Director, Government Communications Headquarters
  • Chris Inglis, Managing Director, Paladin Capital Group; Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency
  • Rob Joyce, White House Cybersecurity Advisor
  • Jason Matheny, Director, IARPA
  • Mark Maybury , Vice President of Intelligence Portfolios, MITRE
  • Mark McLaughlin, Chairman and CEO, Palo Alto Networks
  • Lisa Monaco, Former White House Homeland Security Advisor and Distinguished Senior Fellow at the New York University Law School, Center on Law & Security
  • Matt Moynahan, CEO, Forcepoint
  • Bill Priestap, Assistant Director for Counterintelligence, FBI
  • Thomas Rid, Professor of Strategic Studies, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced Studies
  • Rod Rosenstein, Deputy Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Phyllis Schneck, Former Undersecretary for Cybersecurity and Communications, Department of Homeland Security
  • Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center; Fmr Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Brad Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft
  • Marc van Zadelhoff, GM, IBM Security
  • Tom Wheeler, Former Chairman, Federal Communications Commission; Visiting Fellow, Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy

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Cambridge Cyber Summit Videos

  • Securing our future what we can do to stay ahead of cyber attacks

    David Sanger, chief national security correspondent for The New York Times, talks with S. Leslie Ireland, Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis for the Department of the Treasury; Matt Olsen, co-founder of IronNet Cybersecurity and former director of the National Counterterrorism Center; Howard Shrobe, director of Cybersecurity@CSAIL and principal research scientist of MIT CSAIL; and Starnes Walker, founding director of the University of Delaware Cybersecurity Initiative and former CTO and technical director of Fleet Cyber Command and 10th Fleet, US Navy, about what we can do to stay ahead of the evolving methods of smart cybercriminals.

  • Is technology targeting our personal assets or helping them thrive?

    CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin sits down with Jeremy Allaire, founder and CEO of Circle; Don Anderson, senior vice president and CIO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston; and Stuart Madnick, the John Norris Maguire Professor of Information Technologies, MIT Sloan School of Management, and Professor of Engineering Systems, MIT School of Engineering, to talk about the protection of personal assets and whether or not technologies are helping or hindering this effort.

  • Enhancing cybersecurity in the financial sector

    Sarah Bloom Raskin, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, gives the keynote presentation on ways to enhance cybersecurity in the financial sector and discusses the most recent threats that hacking poses to finances.


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