[Webinar] International Cybersecurity Challenges: From Threats to Cooperation
March 30, 2023 — Asia Society Korea brought together three experts to discuss the increasingly critical topic of international cooperation for countering cybersecurity risks. Participants included H.E. Michael Reiterer, former Ambassador of the European Union to South Korea and distinguished professor at the Centre for Security, Diplomacy, and Strategy at Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Cai Cuihong, Professor of International Relations at Fudan University; and Lee Sangho, Professor of Politics and Diplomacy at Daejeon University. Asia Society Korea senior contributor Mason Richey moderated the conversation.
Beginning with a comprehensive look at the international cyber threat landscape to the possibility of international cooperation to mitigate those threats, the webinar highlighted the importance of building bridges between the technical and political spheres in an international context now more than ever. The webinar also served as an opportunity to discuss H.E. Michael Reiterer's new edited volume Cybersecurity Policy in the EU and South Korea from Consultation to Action.