Roundtable on cyber defense in the Russia-Ukraine cyberwar

Apr 17, 2022AIWS City and Rebuilding Ukraine, Event Updates, Global Cyber Security Day, Practices in Cybersecurity

Moderator: Francesco Lapenta, the Founding Director of the John Cabot University Institute of Future and Innovation Studies, Representative of Boston Global Forum in Italia.

Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM EDT / 14:00 – 15:30 CEST, April 21

In this Dialog, Francesco Lapenta will moderate and discuss with speakers on:

– Learning from the cyber war between Russia and Ukraine.

– International laws, policies, and regulations that should be created.

– Who should and how to contribute to the Global Alliance for Digital Governance in these works.



Corrado Giustozzi

Information and cyber security strategic consultant, manager, author and lecturer.

Founder and Senior Partner at Rexilience.

Member of the Board of Directors (2015-16, 2017-18, 2019-20, 2021-22) at Clusit, the Italian national association for cybersecurity.

Former senior cybersecurity expert at Agenzia per l’Italia Digitale in charge of the development of the government CERT for the Public Sector (2015-20).

Former member (2010-12, 2012-15, 2015-17, 2017-20) of the Advisory Group at the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA).


Andrea Gilli

Senior Researcher, NATO Defence College

Andrea Gilli is a Senior Researcher at NATO Defence College and Affiliate at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University. Andrea has been visiting fellow at both Columbia (SIPA) and Johns Hokins University (SAIS) and post-doctoral fellow at both Stanford (CISAC) and Harvard University (Belfer Center). Andrea holds a PhD in Social and Political Sciences from the European University Institute.


Walter Dorn

Walter Dorn is Professor of Defence Studies at the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) and the Canadian Forces College (CFC). He teaches officers of rank major to brigadier-general from Canada and about 20 other countries. He specializes in arms control, peace operations, just war theory, international criminal law, treaty verification and enforcement, and the United Nations.