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Watch: Global cybersecurity in 2017

2016 has been a year of unprecedented cyberattacks. It also laid bare the need for the international community to join forces in confronting these growing global threats.

Join Passcode on Wednesday, Dec. 14, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to explore the best ideas for how nations can effectively work together to improve cybersecurity, hear about emerging threats that demand the world's attention, and discover the latest approaches for outsmarting criminal hackers.


Dr. David Brumley
Director of CyLab, Carnegie Mellon University's Security and Privacy Institute and an academic advisor for the top hacking team in the world

John Nicholson
First Secretary, Cyber Policy, British Embassy @UKinUSA

Robert G. Sheldon
Director for Emerging Threats, BENS

Cris Thomas (aka Space Rogue)
Strategist at Tenable Network Security

Moderated by:

Sara Sorcher
Deputy Editor, Passcode

Event details:

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Washington DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP)
1495 F Street NW
Washington, DC

The talk is free and open to the public. Doors open at 7:30 am for networking.

Follow the conversation on Twitter via the hashtag #CSMGlobalSecurity and follow us @csmpasscode. Sign up for Passcode's weekly emails at

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