Program Schedule-Carnegie Mellon University - Carnegie Mellon University

Program Schedule

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.


Subra Suresh, President, Carnegie Mellon University, and William J. Burns, President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace


9:15 - 10:45 a.m.

Panel Discussion: Cyber Deterrence: Deterrence by Denial and the Vulnerabilities Debate

Setting the Stage: David BrumleyDirector, CyLab and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Moderator: Nicole Perlroth, Cybersecurity Reporter, The New York Times


  • Ariel (Eli) Levite, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Nuclear Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Robert Schmidle, Lieutenant General, United States Marine Corp, Retired
  • Chris Valasek, Security Lead, Uber Advanced Technology Center


11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Panel Discussion: The Future of Internet Governance in a Post-Transition World

Setting the Stage: Tim Maurer, Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and Co-Leader, The Cyber Policy Initiative

Moderator: Nancy Scola, Senior Technology Reporter, POLITICO


  • Fadi Chehadé, Chairman and CEO, Chehadé & Company; Senior Advisor to Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum; Research Fellow, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; and Visiting Fellow of Practice, Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford University
  • Eileen Donahoe, Distinguished Fellow at the Center for International Governance Innovation
  • Lawrence E. Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, U.S. Department of Commerce


12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

Security and Policy Student Poster Session


1:15 - 2:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

Malcolm Johnson, Deputy Secretary-General, International Telecommunication Union, United Nations

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