Misha Glenny

Misha Glenny is an award-winning writer and broadcaster whose latest book DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops and You on cybercrime and its consequences has been published in over twenty editions around the world.

A former BBC Central Europe Correspondent who covered the revolutions in Eastern Europe and the wars in the former Yugoslavia, Mr. Glenny has written for major publications in Europe, the United States and Japan. His previous book, McMafia: Journey through the Global Criminal Underworld was translated into over 30 languages and short-listed for the FT Business Book of the Year, and the Lionel Gelber Prize for International Affairs.

In 2012, Mr. Glenny was invited by Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs to teach as a Visiting Professor. He was named the UK's Information Security Journalist of the Year for articles detailing the relationship between IT security and politics. He is currently researching a new book on Brazil.

North American Community Meeting

24-26 September 2013
Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Las Vegas, Nevada