Secretary Carter to Talk Importance of Cybersecurity and Innovation at Stanford University

STANFORD, Calif.--()--On Thursday, April 23, 2015, at 11:10am PDT, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter will deliver an address entitled: “Rewiring the Pentagon: Charting a New Path on Innovation and Cybersecurity,” in which he will unveil a new plan for cybersecurity and talk about the importance of innovation.

“Rewiring the Pentagon: Charting a New Path on Innovation and Cybersecurity”

The event is part of a lecture series in partnership with Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, Freeman Spogli Institute and Center for International Security and Cooperation.

The event will be OPEN PRESS. Media credentials will be required and SPACE will be LIMITED. The speech will be streamed live on Hoover’s website: http://www.hoover.org/events/carter_drell. Participants and web stream viewers are encouraged to tweet live via #SecDefAtStanford.

           

WHO:

Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter
 

WHAT:

Remarks on “Rewiring the Pentagon: Charting a New Path on
Innovation and Cybersecurity,” followed by moderated Q and A.
 

WHEN:

Thursday, April 23, 2015

11:10am PDT/2:10pm EDT

 

WHERE:

Stanford University
CEMEX Auditorium
655 Knight Way
Stanford, CA 94305
 

**Please RSVP to jennymayfield@stanford.edu by 4:00pmPDT on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.**

Contacts

Hoover Institution
Jenny Mayfield, 650-723-0603
Director of Media Relations

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Release Summary

Sec Def Carter will unveil his cybersecurity plan at Stanford University.

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