OCTOBER 3: Global Media and CyberTerrorism Conference

(BGF) – On October 3, 2014, the Boston Global Forum will be organizing a conference focusing on “Global Media and CyberTerrorism” which is the topic of the year 2015 at Loeb House in Harvard University. The conference will be live-streamed online via its official website at www.bostonglobalforum.org for those who are interested in the topic but could not attend in person.

Below are details of the conference.

GLOBAL MEDIA AND CYBERTERRORISM

Time: 3:00 PM, Friday, October 3, 2014

Location: Loeb House, Harvard University, 17 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Moderator: Governor Michael Dukakis, Chairman of Boston Global Forum

Key discussion topics:

  • Key trends and developments of media globally
  • Cybersecurity threats and trends
  • Announcement of creation of BGF Global Media Awards
  • Announcement of creation of Boston Global Museum
  • Announcement of Final result of Cyber Art Competition

Delegates and Speakers:

  • Governor Michael Dukakis – Co-Founder, Chairman of Boston Global Forum
  • Kitty DukakisFormer First Lady of Massachusetts
  • Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan – Co-Founder Editor-in-chief, Boston Global Forum
  • Madam Vaira Vike-Freiberga – Member of Board of Thinkers, Boston Global Forum; Former President of Latvia, President of Club de Madrid
  • Mr. Imants Freiberg – husband of Madam Vaira Vike-Freiberga
  • Professor Thomas E. Patterson – Co-Founder, Member of Board of Directors, Boston Global Forum; Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Professor John Quelch – Co-Founder, Member of Board of Directors, Boston Global Forum; Charles Edward Wilson Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
  • Richard Pirozzolo – Member, Boston Global Forum Editorial Board; Founder and Managing Director, Pirozzolo Company Public Relations
  • Dr. Anders Corr – Principal, Corr Analytics Inc.
  • Joshua W. Haines – Leader, Cyber Systems and Operations Group, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • Robert K. Gardner – Founding member, New World Technology Partners
  • Llewellyn King – Member, Boston Global Forum Editorial Board; Co-Host and Executive Producer of “White House Chronicle” a weekly news and public affairs program airing on PBS
  • Ryan Ellis – Postdoctoral Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Dr. Elliot Salloway – Chief Operation Officer, Boston Global Forum
  • Professor Barry Nolan – Member, Boston Global Foum Editorial Board; Professor, Department of Journalism, Boston University
  • Phillip I. Kent – Former CEO, Turner Broadcasting Systems
  • Julie Leven – Founder, Executive and Artistic DIrector, Shelter Music Boston
  • Jonas Brunschwig – Administrative Assistant, MIT Office of Foundation Relations
  • Marie Danziger – Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Anh C. Duong – Vice President, Manager, Bank of America
  • Guy Ronen – Vice President, Boston Market Manager – People’s United Bank