On March 18, 2015, the National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) hosted a webinar entitled “Doing Business Overseas: What Changes on the Cyber Front?”
The webinar examined a number of the issues and differences in doing business internationally from a cybersecurity point of view. Issues like the variation in legal systems, privacy concerns, and protection of intellectual property impact business operations outside of the United States. This webinar offered some insights to consider when exploring opportunities to expand overseas.
The webinar was presented by Dr. Kevin Newmeyer who is currently the Senior Operations Director for the CREATE™ project of the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program, Dr. Newmeyer has successfully held a variety of positions in the military, academia, international civil service, and the private sector. His research focuses on international policy issues in cybersecurity. Along with his Ph.D. in Public Policy from Walden University, Dr. Newmeyer’s educational career is highlighted by his selection as an Olmsted Scholar which enabled him to earn his MA in International Relations from the Instituto Universitario Ortega y Gasset in Madrid, Spain. He holds additional degrees from Escuela Diplomática of Spain (Diplomado de Estudios Internacionales), George Mason University (MBA), and the US Naval Academy (BS).
Dr. Newmeyer is also a fellow at the National Cybersecurity Institute.