Webinar: International Law and the Use of Force in Cyberspace

On August 11, 2015, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar entitled “International Law and the Use of Force in Cyberspace”. The webinar looked at the current international understanding of the use of force in cyberspace, the implications for military policy, and the rules of “hacking back.”

Presenter: Dr. Kevin NewmeyerSee webinar in full screen

Currently the Senior Operations Director for the CREATE™ project of the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program, Dr. Newmeyer has successfully held a variety of positions in the military, academia, international civil service, and the private sector. His research focuses on international policy issues in cybersecurity. Along with his PhD in Public Policy from Walden University, Dr. Newmeyer’s educational career is highlighted by his selection as an Olmsted Scholar which enabled him to earn his MA in International Relations from the Instituto Universitario Ortega y Gasset in Madrid, Spain. He holds additional degrees from Escuela Diplomática of Spain (Diplomado de Estudios Internacionales), George Mason University (MBA), and the US Naval Academy (BS). Dr. Newmeyer is also a fellow at the National Cybersecurity Institute.