The overarching question imparting urgency to this exploration is: Can U.S.-Russian contention in cyberspace cause the two nuclear superpowers to stumble into war? In considering this question we were constantly reminded of recent comments by a prominent U.S. arms control expert: At least as dangerous as the risk of an actual cyberattack, he observed, is cyber operations’ “blurring of the line between peace and war.” Or, as Nye wrote, “in the cyber realm, the difference between a weapon and a non-weapon may come down to a single line of code, or simply the intent of a computer program’s user.”
Kyriakos Mitsotakis, leader of the Greek conservative party Nea Dimokratia (New Democracy), will discuss his party's vision for a stable and prosperous Greece and the policies required to pull the country out of its persistent state of economic crisis.
Kyriakos Mitsotakis ’90 is a leading politician with the conservative New Democracy Party. He is currently the first in order parliamentary spokesman for his party. Between June 2013 and January 2015 Mitsotakis served as Minister of Administrative Reform and e-government. Mitsotakis was first elected to parliament in 2004 and has since received more votes than any other New Democracy candidate. Between 2007 and 2009 he served as the Chairman of the Environment Committee of the Hellenic parliament.Before entering politics, he worked for Chase Manhattan, McKinsey and Co., and the National Bank of Greece, and served as Chief Executive of NBG Venture Capital from its inception until 2003. Kyriakos obtained his Bachelor Degree, summa cum laude, in Social Studies from Harvard University, a Masters in International affairs from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.