Conference to Examine Cybersecurity Issues

Posted: May 27, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Amy Biderman

Leading national scholars will examine the challenge of governing cybersecurity at a conference sponsored by the Critical Infrastructure Protection Project of the Tech Center, part of the School of Law. “The Law and Economics of Cybersecurity” takes place on June 11 from 9:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the School of Law, Arlington I Building.

Speakers will provide a diverse set of perspectives on protecting the nation’s cyber infrastructures, with discussions addressing pure market solutions, public-private issue analysis, and the governmental role. Topics include:

  • National vs. international regulation
  • Global cybersecurity, jurisdiction, and international organization
  • A model for when disclosure helps security: what is different about computer and network security?
  • The dark side of private ordering for cybersecurity

For the complete program, click here. For more information, contact Amy Cobb at 703-993-8193 or

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