Are you ready to take control of your online security and protect yourself from cyber threats?
The U.S. Embassy in Stockholm, in collaboration with Luleå University of Technology and Luleå Science Park, is pleased to bring you a unique event on cybersecurity and disinformation. Our renowned speakers, Bob Jensen and Mark Pfeifle, will share the latest strategies for risk, crisis, and resilience in the face of increasing disinformation and cyber threats.
Don’t be fooled by Fake News and dangerous misinformation – join us and gain valuable insights into your online protection. From the secrets of disinformation campaigns to the latest cybersecurity strategies, this event promises to be an enlightening experience.
Bob Jensen advises and consults with nations and corporations on crisis, emergency, disaster risk management, communication strategy, countering disinformation and ”Fake News”. During his 32 years as a civil servant, Jensen led the U.S. Government’s on the ground crisis communications efforts after the massive earthquake in Haiti, for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill response and 30+ major U.S. disasters including Hurricane Sandy. He served as a spokesman for the White House’s National Security Council and the U.S. Embassy Baghdad and deployed on four combat zone tours to Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Mark Pfeifle is the founder and president of the strategy and communications firm, Off the Record Strategies. Previously, Pfeifle served as deputy assistant to the president and deputy national security advisor for strategic communication and global outreach. Pfeifle has expertise in crisis communications, disinformation and ”fake news”, social media, social activism and emerging technologies, foreign policy challenges, cybersecurity in general, cybersecurity in banking and finance, software licensing, global health diplomacy, and artificial intelligence. He executed high-impact policies and strategies, including the effort to promote the ”surge” of U.S. forces into Iraq in 2007-08, and communication initiatives to de-legitimize al Qaeda. Pfeifle is in demand among members of the press corps, appearing frequently on national networks including CBS Evening News, BBC, TVN POLAND, MSNBC, CNN, and Fox News.