Agenda of Global Cybersecurity Day, December 12, 2018 at Harvard

Nov 30, 2018Event Updates


Artificial Intelligence in the Age of Disinformation and Fake News

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TIME: 8:30 am – Noon, Wednesday, December 12, 2018

VENUE: Loeb House, Harvard University – 17 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

MODERATOR: Governor Michael Dukakis, Chairman of Boston Global Forum (BGF) and Michael Dukakis Institute (MDI), former Governor of Massachusetts


  • Introduction by Professor Thomas Patterson, Harvard
  • Opening Remarks by Governor Michael Dukakis, Chairman of BGF and MDI
  • Global Cybersecurity Day 2018
  • Announce Recipient and Present Awards for 2018: World Leader for Peace and Cybersecurity – President Sauli Niinistö, President of the Republic of Finland

         Remarks of Governor Michael Dukakis

         Keynote address of President Sauli Niinistö

         Speech of Minister Taro Kono, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

  • Conference Theme: AI solutions solve disinformation

          The AIWS Distinguished Lecture, Rt. Hon. Liam Byrne MP, the Member of Parliament for Birmingham, Hodge Hill, Shadow Digital Minister, chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Inclusive Growth

          Presentation Cam Hickey, Information Disorder Lab, Shorenstein Center for Media, Politics and Public Policy, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

          Presentation Professor Pradeep K. Atrey, Co-Director, Albany Lab for Privacy and Security, University at Albany, State University of New York

          Presentation Professor Thomas Creely, U.S. Naval War College

  • Discussion moderated by Governor Michael Dukakis
  • Introduction about AI World Government Conference 2019 by Eliot Weinman, GM & Founder of AI World, Executive Editor of AI Trends
  • Closing Remarks by Governor Michael Dukakis

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Full agenda and our speakers and discussants, please download AGENDA Global Cybersecurity Day 2018