Space, Telecommunications, and Cyber Law in the Transatlantic Arena: Comparison, Cooperation, and Competition

University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law
Space and Telecom Law LLM Program
Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue
Washington, DC
Thursday and Friday, Nov. 19-20

Some highlights for the first day of the conference, Thursday Nov. 19:

Keynote Morning Address
Alec Ross, U.S. State Department, Senior Advisor for Innovation in the office of Secretary Clinton

Lunch Keynote Address
David Vladeck, Director, Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission

Keynote Afternoon Conversation Between
Andrew McLaughlin, Deputy Chief Technology Office for Policy, White House
Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School

Moderator: Cecilia Kang, Washington Post

In addition to the Keynotes, other featured speakers on panels on the 19th include:

  • Daniel J. Weitzner, NTIA
  • Jan Malinowski, Council of Europe
  • Bertrand Vandeputte, Head of Broadband Unit at ARCEP (France's telecom regulator)
  • Ben Scott, Free Press
  • Jeremie Zimmermann, La Quadrature Du Net
  • Clothilde Le Coz, Reporters Without Borders
  • Debroah Lathen, British Telecom
  • Erzsebet Fitori, European Competitive Telecommunications Association
  • Earl Comstock, Comstock Consulting, former President and CEO of COMPTEL
  • Maeve Dion, George Mason
  • Maj. Vicki A. Belleau, USAF, 24th Air Force
  • Lauri Allman, former Estonian Undersecretary of Defense
  • Derek Jinks, U.S. Naval War College; among others