Schedule & Required Readings


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Friday, November 16th

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast - Shuster Room, Silverman 147

9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Welcome Remarks - Dean Michael Fitts, University of Pennsylvania Law School

Session 1: The Logic of Threats and Deterrence
Shuster Room, Silverman 147

Moderator: Sharon Lloyd, Professor of Philosophy, University of Southern California

Presentation: Jules Zacher, Attorney-at-Law

Readings:

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Break

11:00 - 12:30 p.m.

Session 2: Two Models of Deterrence: Expected Utility and Constrained Maximization
Shuster Room, Silverman 147

Moderator: Jens Ohlin, Associate Professor of Law, Cornell University

Readings:

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch - Levy Conference Room, Silverman 245

1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Break/Transportation to Club Quarters
1628 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Session 3: Deterrence, Intentions and Resolute Choice
The Racquet Club of Philadelphia
215 S. 16th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Moderator: Joseph Mintoff, Senior Lecturer, The University of Newcastle

Readings: 

6:00 p.m.

Cocktails and Dinner at The Racquet Club of Philadelphia
215 S. 16th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Keynote Address: Sean Kanuck, National Intelligence Officer for Cyber Issues within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence

Saturday, November 17th

9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast - Shuster Room, Silverman 147

9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Session 4:  Prevention, Preemption and Credible Threats
Shuster Room, Silverman 147

Moderator: Claire Finkelstein, Algernon Biddle Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania

Readings:

11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Break

11:30 - 1:00 p.m.

Session 5: Deterrence, Law Enforcement, and the Permissiblity of Threatening
Shuster Room, Silverman 147

Moderator: Russell Christopher, Professor of Law, The University of Tulsa College of Law

Readings:

1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch - Levy Conference Room, Silverman 245

2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Session 6:  Deterrence and Cybersecurity
Shuster Room, Silverman 147

Moderator: Randall Dipert, Professor of Philosophy, University of Buffalo

Readings: