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HACK::SOHO - International Law and its Cyber Warfare Shortcomings

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IOActive, Fifth Floor

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WC2H 0JR

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IOActive invites you to the May edition of HACK::SOHO, a monthly event at our central London office. Join fellow hackers, tech heads, enthusiasts, and visionaries for food, cold beer, and hot cybersecurity talk.

This edition will take place on Thursday the 23rd of May and will feature Connor Lechleitner, Associate Consultant and Head of Critical infrastructure & Government at BeecherMadden. Connor works as the US Market SME on Veteran/Transitioning Military, Government, Intelligence and Law Enforcement Recruitment.

Connor is also founder and currently leader of the Security Studies Research Group at Richmond The American International University in London. The SSRG is a student society focusing on developing and educating of students for their future careers in the broad international security field. He has worked with the British Army with the SSRG on 21st century security threats and the current UK military recruiting crisis.

Cyberwar challenges international state security, as technological capability keeps improving, and access to information has become more widespread the importance of the issue in today's ever-globalizing world grows each day.

During his talk “International Law and its Cyber Warfare Shortcomings,” Connor will discuss:

  • Loopholes and shortcomings of the international laws of war regarding cyber activities.
  • Current and recent cyber warfare/terror events and how international law relates to them.
  • Possible geopolitical ramifications for changes to the current laws.


Engage in the discussion with Connor, ask questions, learn new things, and network, all while enjoying drinks and music.


The doors open at 18:00, the food arrives at 18.15 and the talk will start at 19:00. Don't be late! :-)

Cheers,
The IOActive Team

Can't make it? You can now livestream the talk via YouTube here!

Please note: The minimum age for attendees at HACK::SOHO is (18). We reserve the right to check your ID upon arrival.

Also note that we may take photos during HACK::SOHO events for social media purposes. If you do not want your photos taken and distributed, please let us know or you are welcome to avoid the camera.

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