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The Atlantic Council of Canada: Roundtable Discussion, Oct 29

October 29, 2013

As cyberspace is indeed global and not governed by traditional regimes of law and normative behaviour; it requires individuals, corporate and state level actors to cooperate and pool resources as never before. The ACC’s “Perspectives on Canada’s role in International Cyber Security: An ACC Roundtable Discussion” will explore the current cyber security policy environment, outline the threats posed to Canadians, and lastly, highlight opportunities currently available to Canadian policy makers to shape the international cyber landscape.

About the Panelists:

Alexander Moens - is a professor of Political Science at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada and a Senior Fellow in American Policy at the Fraser Institute. He is a researcher with the Council for Canadian Security in the 21st Century, and a Fellow of the Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Institute.

Ambassador (Ret’d) Paul Meyer - is a Senior Fellow at the Simons Foundation, an Adjunct Professor of International Studies and a Centre of Dialogue Fellow in International Security at Simon Fraser University.

Commodore Darren Hawco - is the current Director General Cyberspace at National Defence Headquarters. Commodore Hawco has operationally deployed five times including deployments from both coasts and a year-long deployment to

Join the roundtable for a lively dialogue on cyber security.
When: Tuesday, October 29, 4:00 - 6:00pm

Where: SFU Vancouver, 515 West Hastings Street, Room 1410

Registration: Seating for this free event is limited, please register with us to attend

This event is sponsored by The Atlantic Council of Canada and The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Simon Fraser University