The Secretary-General Message to Boston Global Forum Loeb House, Harvard University, Cambridge, 12 December 2016 It is a pleasure to greet the Boston Global Forum. I thank Governor Michael Dukakis for his long-standing support of the United Nations and his engagement across the international agenda. I am grateful to the Boston Global Forum for honouring me with its World Leader for Peace, Security and Development Award, which I accept on behalf of the talented and dedicated staff of...

Remarks of Governor Michael Dukakis, Chairman of the Boston Global Forum Loeb House, Harvard University, December 12, 2016 [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="http://bostonglobalforum.org/wp-content/uploads/Honor-Bankimoon.mp4"][/video] I am pleased to announce that this year’s recipient of the Boston Global Forum’s World Leader for Peace, Security and Development Award is Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations. Ban Ki-Moon was South Korea’s foreign minister...

Practitioner in Cybersecurity Award Loeb House, Harvard University, December 12, 2016 Dmitri Aperovitch is a most effective practitioner of the arts of computer security.  Starting his career in the late 1990s he has become a thought leader on cybersecurity policy and technologies. While a vice president at McAfee and CTO at Crowdstrike he brought to light many very important cyber espionage intrusions, including some attributed to Russian and Chinese actors. His technical and...

Business Leader in Cybersecurity Award Loeb House, Harvard University, December 12, 2016 Scott Charney has shown outstanding leadership of Microsoft’s trustworthy computing effort, strong support for privacy and security standards and information sharing, and has led the articulation of cybersecurity norms for states and the global ICT industry. Through his leadership Scott is having a profound influence on current thinking in cybersecurity technology, policy, legal matters, and...