Live: The Frontiers of Cybersecurity Policy and Law Conference

By Robert Chesney
Friday, February 5, 2016, 9:05 AM

Today, the Strauss Center at the University of Texas-Austin hosts a unique and timely conference focused on the legal and policy dimensions of cybersecurity, which you can watch live here:

Below is the agenda for the event:


Location: Sheffield-Massey Room (Townes Hall 2.111), UT School of Law

8:00am - 8:30am Welcome and breakfast

8:30am - 9:45am SESSION 1: The "Going Dark" Encryption Debate

Paul Ohm (Georgetown)
Benjamin Wittes (Brookings)
Riana Pfefferkorn (Stanford)
Christopher Soghoian (ACLU)
Moderator: Richard Downing (DOJ)

10:00am - 11:15am SESSION 2: Regulating Security Research: Wassenaar, DMCA, and More

Jennifer Granick (Stanford)
Elaine Korzak (Stanford)
Katie Moussouris (HackerOne)
Allan Friedman (National Telecommunications & Information Admin.)

Location: KUT Studio 1A, UT School of Communications

11:30am - 1:30pm SPECIAL SESSION:

"Big Data, Privacy, and Security: Comparing US and German Perspectives"

Recording of transatlantic dialogue with counterparts in Berlin for an episode of the America Abroad Media radio documentary series.

Location: Sheffield-Massey Room (Townes Hall 2.111), UT School of Law

1:30pm - 2:15pm LUNCH

2:15pm - 3:30pm SESSION 3: Hacking Back and Other Active Defense Measures: Technical, Legal, and Policy Issues

Richard Downing (Department of Justice)
Richard Puckett (GE)
Christian Beckner (George Washington)
Andrew Woods (Kentucky)

3:45pm - 5:00pm SESSION 4: Botnet Takedowns: The Technical, Legal, and Policy Issues

Sean Farrell (FBI)
Kristen Eichensehr (UCLA)
Richard Boscovich (Microsoft)
Greg Nojeim (CDT