Cyber Conflict Studies Symposium, November 3


Cyber Conflict Studies Association (CCSA)
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Co-hosted by the Critical Infrastructure Protection Program (CIPP) (

Location: GMU Law School
Date: Friday, Nov. 3
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7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 Welcoming Remarks:
CCSA - Dr. James Mulvenon, Board Chairman
CIPP - Ms. Sallie McDonald (DHS and CIPP)
8:45 Mark Hall, Director, International Information Assurance Program (IIAP) & Computer Network Defense, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Network Information & Integration

9:15 "A US Agenda for Information Assurance Resiliency." Paul Kurtz, Executive Director, Cyber Security Industry Alliance

10:00 Break

10:15 DHS Presentation "Cyber Storm." Jeffrey Wright, Director, Exercise Program, National Cyber Security Division, US Department of Homeland Security

11:00 "Cyber Conflict and the Law - Home and Away."
Tom Wingfield, Associate Professor, Department of Joint and Multilateral Operations, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College; and
William McComas, Attorney, Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler

12:00 Lunch

1:00 "The Field of Conflict."
Dr. Irving Lachow, NDU;
Shelby Evans, Cyber Defense Agency; and
Jim Wallner, Cyber Defense Agency

2:00 "Concerns related to the rapid offshoring of commercial Information Technology (IT) production." Don Lewis, Recently retired from DIA where he was Chief, Threat Analysis Division

2:45 Break

3:00 Panel discussion with Q&A

3:50 Closing remarks