Call for Proposals Opens
September 3rd, 2019
Call for Proposals Closes
October 21st, 2019
We are looking for speakers to share their knowledge of cyberattack (disruption, destruction, and degrading) and information operations threats with a cyber component. Briefings will be selected for their unique insight, timeliness, and importance.
In order to ensure timely content, we will review proposals up to a month before the event; however, content may be chosen at any time before that.
We are especially interested in speakers that can provide insight into the following subjects:
Threats to elections
Emerging threats to critical infrastructure
Cyberattack (disruption, destruction, and degrading) and information operations in conflict zones
Cyberattack and information operations against civil society and dissident communities
Updates on the cyberattack and information operations activity of APT28 (Fancy Bear), Sandworm, Dragonfly (Energetic Bear), APT35 (Newscaster), Lazarus, and the actors associated with TRITON malware
The next generation of cyberattack and information operations TTPs
Cyberattack threats to sectors and industries that are not regularly targeted
Chinese information operations and cyber attack capabilities, particularly those recently leveraged in Hong Kong related operations
Information on the 2017 cyberattack of Qatar News Agency
Sponsorships are available for underrepresented minorities with a demonstrated need to attend and speak.
For information on how to submit a proposal, please see CFP Submission Guidelines.
To learn about the team reviewing proposals, please see Review Board.