Comparative Counterterrorism Surveillance and Cooperation
Today, every bar, restaurant, sidewalk, road and bridge anywhere in the world has become a terrorist target. Attacks are often conducted by lone wolves or small cells. This makes the acquisition and sharing of intelligence by government agencies an urgent priority. Yet nations must find a balance between surveillance and privacy. The panelists have faced these issues at the highest levels of their governments and will share their views.
–Dr. August Hanning, Former State Secretary, The Federal Interior Ministry, Federal Republic of Germany
–Mr. Robert Hannigan, Former Director, Government Communications Headquarters, United Kingdom
–Hon. Michael Mukasey, Of Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP and former United States Attorney General
–Hon. Nathan A. Sales, Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism, United States Department of State
–Moderator: Prof. Jamil N. Jaffer, Adjunct Professor, NSI Founder, and Director, National Security Law & Policy Program, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University