André Pienaar will be part of a panel discussion entitled ‘Digital Warfare: Defending Ourselves in Space and Online’ at the Milken Institute as part of the London Summit 2018.

Bringing together many of the leading minds in business, government, technical, philanthropy and media, the Milken Institute’s 8th annual London Summit will host a number of discussions tackling the most provocative and important questions of our time.

The ‘Digital Warfare: Defending Ourselves in Space and Online’ panel discussion will include a discussion on the overarching themes of cyber warfare, cyber security and space technology. Andre will share his thoughts on recent high-profile hacking episodes and what organisations can do to prevent future threats. There will also be discussion on several related, equally important topics such as the emergent protective technologies and how these current threats affect the way we conduct interstate relations, trade and warfare in the future as well as discussion on how military and civilian companies can work together to combat these pervasive, modern threats.

The panel discussion will be moderated by Kevin Klowden, Executive Director at the Center for Regional Economics and California Centre, Milken Institute. The panel will also include Drew Bagley, Vice President and Counsel, Privacy and Cyber Policy at CrowdStrike, Jamil Jaffer, Vice President for Strategy and Business Development of IronNet Cybersecurity and Nick Shave, Director of Strategic Programmes, Inmarsat; Chair, UKspace Security and Defence Committee.

The event will take place of Tuesday, December 4 between 10:15-11:15am at Park Plaza – Place 4-6.

More information about this event is available here.