Roundtable: U.S.-China Cybersecurity Issues

Hearing Transcript: 

Thursday, July 11, 2013, 9:00 am to 11:00 am.

 

SR-328A Russell Senate Office Building

Constitution Avenue NE

Washington, DC 20002


Moderated by: Commission Chairman William A. Reinsch

 

ROUNDTABLE PARTICIPANTS:

 

  • Dr. Catherine Lotrionte, Director of Georgetown University’s Institute for Law, Science and Global Security and Director of Georgetown University’s Cybersecurity Project.  Dr. Lotrionte previously served as assistant general counsel at the Central Intelligence Agency and Counsel to the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board.
  • Mr. Bruce Quinn, Rockwell Automation’s Vice President for Government Relations and former Chief Representative of Rockwell Automation in China.
  • Mr. Roy Kamphausen, Senior Advisor for Political and Security Affairs at the National Bureau of Asian Research and Deputy Executive Director for the Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property.
  • Dr. James Mulvenon, Vice President, Intelligence Division, Defense Group Inc.

 

ROUNDTABLE FORMAT:

 

Chairman William Reinsch will initially request participants respond to several key questions before facilitating a full discussion with Commissioners.  These questions will include:

 

  • How should the U.S. government respond to past and ongoing Chinese cyber theft?
  • What are the key roadblocks to developing effective U.S. cyber policy and how can they be overcome?
  • What should be on the agenda for future U.S.-China cyber security talks?