HOME AGENDA PAPERS & VIDEOS SPONSORS

Conference Agenda
 

Friday, May 5, 2017

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Registration & Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Framing Conversation: What Would Internet Fragmentation Mean for the Digital Economy?

  • Merit E. Janow, Dean, SIPA, Columbia University (Moderator)
  • Eli Noam, Professor, Columbia Business School
  • William Drake, International Fellow and Lecturer, University of Zurich
  • Niloofar Howe, SVP Strategy & Operations, RSA

10:00 am – 10:45 am

Framing Conversation: What Would Internet Fragmentation Mean for Global Governance?

  • Gordon Goldstein, Managing Director, Silver Lake Partners (Moderator)
  • Joseph Nye, University Distinguished Service Professor, Harvard University
  • Ambassador Lana Nusseibeh, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the UN
11:00 am – 11:45 am

Fireside Chat with Merit E. Janow, Dean, SIPA, Columbia University

  • Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman, Alphabet Inc. (Keynote)

12:00 am – 1:15 pm

Plenary Panel 1: What Would Internet Fragmentation Mean for Global Trade?

  • Merit E. Janow, Dean, SIPA, Columbia University (Moderator)
  • Usman Ahmed, Head of Global Public Policy, PayPal
  • Anupam Chander, Professor, U.C. Davis
  • Victoria A. Espinel, President and CEO, BSA | The Software Alliance 
  • Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz, Co-Founder and Chief Executive, ICTSD
  • Malcolm Lee, Managing Director & Head of Policy, Alibaba Group

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch Discussion

  • Douglas Brent, SVP Technology Innovation, Trimble

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Panel 2A: Developing Trust and Assurance, a Global Issue with National Solutions

  • Steven Bellovin, Professor of Computer Science, Columbia University (Moderator)
  • Laura DeNardis, Professor, American University
  • Angela McKay, Director of Cybersecurity Policy, Microsoft
  • Andrea Glorioso, Counselor, Digital Economy & Cyber, EU Delegation to the U.S.
  • Joshua Corman, Director, Cyber Statecraft Initiative, Atlantic Council
     

Panel 2B: Global Platforms, National Citizens and International Development

  • Ronaldo Lemos, Director, Instituto de Tecnologia & Sociedade do Rio de Janeiro (Moderator)
  • Peter Micek, General Counsel, Access Now
  • Ambassador Karen Kornbluh (ret.), Senior Fellow for Digital Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
  • Jeff Brueggeman, VP Global Public Policy, AT&T
3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
 

Plenary Panel 3: Cyber Conflict and Democratic Institutions

  • Susan McGregor, Tow Center for Digital Journalism. Columbia Journalism School (Moderator)
  • Sean Kanuck, Affiliate, Stanford CISAC
  • Matthew Waxman, Professor, Columbia Law School
  • Camille Francois, Principal Researcher, Jigsaw
  • Ronaldo Lemos, Director, Instituto de Tecnologia & Sociedade do Rio de Janeiro

5:15 pm – 6:30 pm

Plenary Panel 4: Financial Institutions and Systemic Risks

  • Jason Healey, Senior Research Scholar, SIPA, Columbia University (Moderator)
  • Paul Twomey, Co-Founder, Stash.Global
  • Katheryn Rosen, Senior Fellow, Cyber Statecraft Initiative, Atlantic Council
  • Chris Cummings, Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, SIPA, Columbia University
  • Siobhan MacDermott, SVP Global Cyber Policy Executive, Bank of America

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dinner (by Invitation)