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Watch live: The state of US cybersecurity

Join Passcode and the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) at 8:30 am on Nov. 4, 2015 for a discussion on the state of cybersecurity in the United States and abroad.

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WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - MAY 21: Rep. Michael McCaul, Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security speaks at the St. Regis Hotel on May 21, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Watch live as a Council on Foreign Relations hosts a symposium bringing together leading policymakers and experts to address the state of cybersecurity in the United States and abroad. Speakers including Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, House Homeland Security Chairman Mike McCaul (R) of Texas, corporate leaders, representatives from foreign governments as well as the International Telecommunication Union will discuss how they identify cybersecurity threats and design policy responses.

The discussion begins at 8:30 am on Wednesday November 4, 2015. Each of the panels has its own livestream feed below. 

Share your thoughts on Twitter using the hashtag #CFRLive.

1. The State of US Cybersecurity

Speakers:
Michael Daniel, Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator, White House
Rep. Michael McCaul (R) of Texas, @RepMcCaul, Chairman, US House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security
Raj Shah, Senior Director of Strategy, Palo Alto Networks 

Moderator:
Stewart Baker, @stewartbaker, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP

2. Cyber Offense and Rules of the Road

Speakers:
Scott Charney, Corporate Vice President of Trustworthy Computing, Microsoft
Christopher Painter, @C_Painter, Coordinator for Cyber Issues, US Department of State
Eneken Tikk-Ringas, Senior Fellow for Cybersecurity, International Institute for Strategic Studies

Moderator:
Craig Mundie, President, Mundie & Associates

3. Cybersecurity Elsewhere

Speakers:
Preetam Maloor, Strategy and Policy Advisor, Corporate Strategy Division, International Telecommunication Union
Iddo Moed, Cybersecurity Coordinator, Foreign Ministry of Israel
Makita Shimokawa, Deputy Director General, Foreign Policy Bureau and Ambassador in Charge of UN Affairs, Ambassador in Charge of Cyber Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Japan
Diego Molano Vega@diegomolanovega. Former Minister, Information Technologies and Communication, Government of Colombia

Moderator:
Jessica T. Mathews, Distinguished Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

4. A Conversation With Jeh Charles Johnson

Keynote Speaker:
Jeh Charles Johnson, Secretary, US Department of Homeland Security

Moderator:
Andrea Mitchell@mitchellreports, Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, NBC News

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher. Follow CFR on Twitter @CFR_org.

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