Decrypting Cybersecurity: Are We Ready To Meet Tomorrow’s Emerging Threats?

October 30, 2013
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Please note this event will be conducted off-the-record.

Corporations and governments worldwide are now taking steps to enhance their cybersecurity as cyber attacks on the public and private sectors become more common and grow more complex. When dealing with targeted cyber attacks, what is necessary in order to quickly discover the threat and mitigate the impact? What is the best way to deal with these increasingly complex and evolving cyber threats? We have assembled a panel of prominent cybersecurity experts to cover the latest trends and threats in the U.S. and Japan, best practices for businesses to protect their digital information, and ways the private and public sector can work together against current and emerging threats.

Austin P. Berglas
, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Cyber Branch, New York Office, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Jeffrey Greene
, Senior Policy Counsel for Cybersecurity and Identity, Symantec Corporation
Thomas Harrington, Managing Director and Chief Information Security Officer, Citi
William Saito, Founder & CEO, InTecur, K.K.

Ken Zimmerman
, Principal, Chateaux Software

12-12:30 pm Registration & reception
12:30-1 pm Luncheon
1-2:30 pm Panel Discussion and Q&A

Non-members: $65 lunch & lecture/$15 lecture only
Japan Society Corporate Members: Free, up to designated number of tickets; additional tickets $45 lunch & lecture/$10 lecture only
Japan Society Individual Members at Patron Circle level and above: $45 lunch & lecture/$10 lecture only
Academic and government: $30 lunch & lecture/$10 lecture only

Prepayment must be made with a credit card. All registrations and cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the event. Substitutions are welcome.

For further information or assistance, please contact the Corporate Program at 212-715-1208 or email [email protected].

With Outreach Partners: The Center on Japanese Economy and Business at Columbia Business School (CJEB).

Please note: The Corporate Program is updating and improving its event registration system. Users can now create an online account, register multiple guests at once, and pay online. Corporate members are entitled to a limited number of free admissions to corporate programs. In order to take advantage of this benefit, employees need to enter their “corporate member code” during the registration process. An email was sent to corporate members in late August with their specific “corporate member code.” For further assistance, please contact the Corporate Program at 212-715-1208 or email [email protected].

  • Wednesday, October 30, 2013
  • 12:00 pm