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Released: November 5, 2013

NEWS
Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500

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Internet: http://www.fcc.gov

Washington, D. C. 20554

TTY: 1-888-835-5322

This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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NEWS MEDIA CONTACT

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November 5, 2013
Mike Snyder, 202-418-0997
Email: michael.snyder@fcc.gov

FCC ANNOUNCES AGENDA AND PANELISTS FOR THE NOVEMBER 12, 2013

CYBERSECURITY FORUM

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announces the following agenda and panelists for the
November 12, 2013 Cybersecurity Forum on protecting children from online risks.
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.:

Welcome Remarks

Kris Monteith,

Acting Bureau Chief,
Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, FCC
10:15 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.:

Panel 1 - Stop. Think. Connect.

Moderator:

Stacey Kopnitsky

, Assistant Principal, North Bethesda Middle School
Panelists:

Adela Ghadimi,

Assistant Director, Employer Development and Senior
Program Coordinator, University of Miami in Washington, D.C. Program

Jennifer Hanley,

Director of Legal and Policy, Family Online Safety
Institute (FOSI)

Aditi Jhaveri,

Consumer Education Specialist, Federal Trade
Commission (FTC)

Joni Lupovitz,

Vice President of Policy, Common Sense Media

Jena Roscoe,

First Senior Vice President, Chief of Government Affairs
and Public Policy, Operation HOPE

Christine M. Sutton,

Secondary Math Teacher, Virgil I. Grissom High
School, Huntsville City Schools
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.:

Panel 2 - Technologies Affecting Online Safety

Moderator:

Jeffery Goldthorp,

Associate Bureau Chief, Cybersecurity and
Communications Reliability Division, Public Safety and Homeland
Security Bureau (PSHSB), FCC
Panelists:

Caroline Curtin

, Policy Counsel, Government Affairs, Microsoft

Jamie Hastings

, Vice-President of External Affairs, CTIA - The
Wireless Association

Sarah Holland,

Senior Analyst, Public Policy & Government Relations,
Google

Jim Janco

, Director, Security and Privacy, Operational and Product
Compliance, Comcast

Brooke Oberwetter,

Associate Manager, Public Policy,
Facebook/Instagram

Micah Schaffer

, Director of Operations, Snapchat
12:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Susan McLean,

Chief, Consumer Affairs and Outreach Division
Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, FCC
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch Break for Attending Students and Panelists


1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Exhibition and Demonstrations

 AgeCheq (Invited)
 Common Sense Media (Invited)
 Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI)
 Family Career and Community Leadership of America (FCCLA)
 Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
 Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
 Microsoft
 National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NetSmartz)
 National Consumers League (Invited)
 National Cyber Security Alliance (Invited)
 Operation HOPE
 U.S. Department of Homeland Security
 ViaSat at the Technology Experience Center (TEC)
This workshop is open to the public and will be held at the FCC’s Commission Meeting Room (TW C-
305) at 445 12th Street SW, Washington D.C. Attendees are advised to arrive approximately 30 minutes
prior to the start of the forum to allow time to go through our security process.
Due to limited seating, please pre-register by submitting your name, organization and contact information
to cybersecuritynextgen@fcc.gov.
To view the Webcast, go to www.fcc.gov/live on the day of the event. Viewers may submit questions by
email to livequestions@fcc.gov or via Twitter by using #CyberSecurityfcc.
Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. Send detailed
requests, with contact information, to fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer and Governmental Affairs

Bureau at (202) 418-0530 (voice) or (202) 418-0432 (TTY). Requests should be made as early as
possible.
For additional information about the forum, please contact Donice Jones at (202) 418-2736 or via e-mail
at Donice.Jones@fcc.gov.
For more information about the FCC, visit http://www.fcc.gov.
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