Cybersecurity and the Developing World

25feb12:00 pm1:30 pmCybersecurity and the Developing World


Rubenstein Hall, Rm. 200


(Tuesday) 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm(GMT+00:00) View in my time

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David Medine is CGAP’s (the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) lead on data protection and security. He works to develop novel, consumer-oriented approaches to data protection and to encourage the creation of cyber security resource centers for developing countries.

Mr. Medine is one the global leaders is privacy and data protection. Before joining CGAP, he served as chairman of the U.S. Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, an attorney fellow for the Securities and Exchange Commission, and a special counsel at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. From 2002 to 2012, he was a partner in the law firm WilmerHale. Before that, he served as a senior adviser to the White House National Economic Council. From 1992 to 2000, Mr. Medine was the associate director for Financial Practices at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), where in addition to enforcing consumer financial laws, he took the lead on internet privacy. Before joining the FTC, he taught at the Indiana University (Bloomington) School of Law and the George Washington University School of Law.

Lunch will be provided.



Sponsored by:

  • The Sanford School of Public Policy
  • American Grand Strategy
  • The Kenan Institute of Ethics
  • The Center of Law, Ethics and National Security
  • Science and Society
  • The Cyberclub

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