This is our October Tech Policy Recess discussion on the evolving threat of ransomware. Our experts discuss how the “business model” of ransomware is changing and how corporate insurance plays an important role. During our “Career Day” segment one of our experts spoke about what it’s like to be a “ransomware negotiator.” 

Guest speakers include:

Jennifer Coughlin, Partner, Mullen Coughlin LLC [Bio]

Vishal “V8” Hariprasad, CEO, Resilience [Bio]

Matt McCabe, General Counsel and Risk Officer, Kivu [Bio]

Ari Schwartz, Managing Director Cybersecurity Services, Venable LLP [Bio] (moderator)

Introductions by Zach Isakowitz, U.S. House of Representatives, Office of Congressman Michael McCaul [Bio]

This is part of the Academy’s monthly Tech Policy Recess discussion series.

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