Summit on Cyber Security and Civil Liberties

Time: September 17, 2010 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Cornell High School, 1099 Maple St., Coraopolis, PA 15108

Description:

On the occasion of Constitution Day, Cornell School District, the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, The National Flag Foundation, and Allegheny Intermediate Unit 3 will present an International Student Summit on Cyber Security and Civil Liberties for high school students around the world.

The Student Summit will connect students in the Pittsburgh region to students in countries around the world through video conference and webcast, engaging them in a dialogue exploring the tensions between cyber security and civil liberties issues.

Students worldwide may participate in the Student Summit through the interactive webcast. Students will be able to pose questions and share their ideas in real time.

International Student Summit: Cyber Security and Civil Liberties Details:

  • Participation at Cornell High School or via video conference or webcast.
  • Panel discussion and Q & A session with leaders who will share their perspectives on key cyber security and civil liberties issues, including free speech and privacy.
  • Interactive breakout sessions facilitated by local experts in which students will analyze and discuss a cyber security scenario.
  • Debriefing session for groups to share their approaches to the scenario.

Refer to the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh website for details and webcast instructions.