Statesman Forum on Cybersecurity Policy and Diplomacy

On Wednesday, May 28, 2014, the George Washington University Cybersecurity Initiative will host Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of the Republic of Estonia, for a wide-ranging discussion on the state of play of the current cyber threat; policies and actions that Estonia has taken to address the challenge; the significance of U.S.-Estonia cooperation on cybersecurity; the role of other international alliances and organizations, including NATO; and recent political and military events in the region. 

Following President Ilves' opening remarks, the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Mike Rogers and Dutch Ruppersberger, and Ambassador Paula Dobriansky, will join in a moderated Q&A session on cybersecurity, as well as U.S. perspectives on the geopolitical implications of the conflict in Ukraine.



Welcome:
Dr. Steven Knapp
President
The George Washington University

An Address By:
H.E. Mr. Toomas Hendrik Ilves
President of the Republic of Estonia

Followed by a Conversation With:
The Honorable Mike Rogers
Chairman
House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

The Honorable C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger
Ranking Member
House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

The Honorable Paula J. Dobriansky
Former Under Secretary of State for Democracy & Global Issues

Moderated By:
Frank J. Cilluffo
Director
George Washington University Cybersecurity Initiative