Tech Center Hosts Networked Economy Summit

Posted: June 7, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Emily Moscato

The National Center for Technology and Law, part of George Mason’s School of Law, is hosting the 2002 Networked Economy Summit, June 9-11. This year’s event, “Meeting Security Challenges With Technology,” is the third of a five-part series of annual forums. The summit will focus on the significant security concerns being faced worldwide and the technological solutions to these problems. The event is co-chaired by Rep. Tom Davis and Barry Schuler, chairman and chief executive officer of the Digital Services Development Group, AOL Time Warner.

Held at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, the summit features a host of speakers, including Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of New York City; Virginia Gov. Mark Warner; Al Berkeley, vice chairman, The Nasdaq Stock Market; Richard Clarke, special advisor to President George W. Bush for cyberspace security; and Timothy Muris, chairman, U.S. Federal Trade Commission. Topics include “Leadership in a Time of Crisis,” “Protecting the Enterprise,” “Security Under Siege–Turning Open Standards Inside Out!” and “Government’s Role in Cyber Security.”

Hundreds of government officials and business executives from more than 50 countries are expected to attend. Registration is $295 for government employees. For more information visit the summit web site.

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