The Potomac Institute for Policy Studies hosted the sixth event in its Cyber Challenge Symposia Series, "Cybersecurity Policy:  Where Are We and Where Do We Need to Be?" from 2-4 pm on Wednesday, October 5, at the Institute.  The program was part of a series of seminars dealing with the numerous cybersecurity issues currently confronting the nation. Speakers included: Amb. David Smith (Ret.), Potomac Institute Senior Fellow and Director, Georgian Security Analysis Center; Daniel Gallington, Esq., Potomac Institute Senior Fellow and Member, Board of Regents, and former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Territorial Security; RDML Jamie Barnett, USNR (Ret.) Chief of the Federal Communications Commission Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau; and LtGen Robert Shea, USMC (Ret.), Executive Vice President, DoD and Unified Services, Smartronix.  Click below to watch video of the event.


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