Monday, November, 03, 2014

Today’s Terrorism: Today’s Counterterrorism, Fordham University, 113 West 60th Street, NYC

Today’s Terrorism: Today’s Counterterrorism

Featuring FBI Director James Comey

November 3, 2014

Fordham University, 12th Floor Lounge 113 West 60th Street, NYC
8:30 am – 4:30 pm


8:30 am – 9:00 am: Morning Reception
8:50 am – Opening Remarks by Karen J. Greenberg

9:00 – 9:45 am
Keynote Speech: James Comey, Director of the FBI, Introduction by David Kelley

9:45 am – 11:00 am

ISIS: Today’s Threat – A Look at the Changing Complexion of Terrorism

Feat. Matthew Olsen, Nelly Lahoud, Michael Sheehan, Karen Greenberg (moderator)

11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Counterterrorism and the Threat of Foreign Fighters: Syria, Iraq and Beyond

Feat. John Carlin, David Scharia, Ali Soufan, Rebecca Weiner, Dina Temple-Raston (moderator) 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Luncheon Keynote: “The United States and Homegrown Jihad” with Peter Bergen 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm – Lunch and coffee break

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Anatomy of a Terrorism Case: The Brooklyn Bridge Shooting

with David Raskin and Phil Hirschkorn

2:45 pm -4:00 pm

The Role of the Internet and Social Media in Terrorist Recruitment and Counterterrorism

Feat. Zainab Ahmad, John Cohen, Dafna Linzer, Deborah Feyerick (moderator) 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Afternoon Reception