Cooperative Cyber Defence
Centre of Excellence Tallinn,

24 May 2010

Melissa Hathaway will deliver keynote on the 2nd day of the Conference on 16 June.

Hathaway is the former cybercoordination executive for the U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence, a position also known by the name "cyber czar". She chaired a multiagency group called the National Cyber Study Group that was instrumental in developing the Comprehensive National Cyber Security Initiative, approved by former President George W. Bush in 2008. In April 2009, she completed president Obama administration's cybersecurity review. Since October 2009 Mrs Hathaway serves as senior adviser to Project MINERVA based at the Harvard Kennedy School, is the president of Hathaway Global Strategies and serves as an advisor to a number of contracting firms, including Cisco.

Other keynote speakers of the 2010 Conference on Cyber Conflict include H.E. Toomas Hendrik Ilves, president of Estonia and a renowned cryptographer, Bruce Schneier.


16 June 2010 President Ilves Opens Conference on Cyber Conflict
16 June 2010 President Ilves Opens Conference on Cyber Conflict
11 June 2010 Peter Flory to give an ending keynote at the Conference
24 May 2010 Melissa Hathaway confirmed as a keynote speaker at the Conference
16 March 2010 Conference Speakers Announced
01 March 2010 Registration Opens
30 October 2009 Call for Papers for the 2010 Conference is now open

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