Presented by GovCity

Myths and Masters of Innovation Ecosystems

Innovation and emerging technologies have excited humankind since the wheel. But, as tech continues to iterate, evolve, and disrupt our world, is that welcome thrill still justified? The Moorian rate of the Digital Age makes it difficult to keep up. 5G and blockchain increase secure communications but have the potential to enable malicious actors. In an increasingly unwired world, can your personal and financial identity remain secure? And when will quantum computing render all encryption obsolete? Security relies on anticipating what comes next and staying a step ahead. These industry and security experts discuss the opportunities and challenges presented by what comes next.

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Alexander Fitzsimmons

U.S. Department of Energy

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Dave Harden

Dual Tech Ventures

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