TRADE Talks | Aligning the Global Economy & Risks in Cybersecurity – 4-19-17

  • April 19, 2017
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to a Trade Talk on the Global Economy & Cybersecurity to discuss the importance and strategic benefits of harmonizing international standards on cybersecurity in a global economy.


Kristi Rogers
Managing Partner, Principal to Principal and a Member of the Cybersecurity Team, The Spectrum Group

Mrs. Kristi M. Rogers is a leading executive and former government official with extensive international leadership experience in the public and private sectors. Today, she is the managing director (and co-founder) of Principal to Principal, bringing together senior executive leaders and decision-makers in an intimate and confidential setting to consider new and constructive approaches to today’s complex challenges.

A recovering start-up entrepreneur, Kristi successfully launched two companies with extensive overseas operations. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of Qualys Inc. and the Advisory Council for Trident Capital’s Cyber Security fund. Kristi is also a member of The Spectrum Group.  She is the founder of the Women in National Security group within BENS (Business Executives for National Security).

Kristi is also the President of the Michigan State Society and a regular speaker at Michigan State University’s College of Social Science and other institutions.




Cécile Théard-Jallu
Partner Attorney

Cécile Théard-Jallu has developed in-depth expertise as an attorney in private practice representing multinational corporations, including major US and European firms and organizations in the R&D and healthcare sector (public or private research institutions, academics, pharmaceutical laboratories, biotechnology companies, medical equipment manufacturers, service providers, software or connected health platforms publishers, investors, competitiveness clusters, tech transfer agencies and other intermediaries in the field of innovation…) as well as in other industrial sectors such as energy or transportation, but also in the field of IT and services.





Ellen Wasylina
WIIT CoChair, Energy and Environment Section

Sustainability Team Lead, The Spectrum Group,

A light lunch will be served

Preregistration recommended due to limited space of 40


11 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 300, Alexandria, Virginia, 22314, United States


Nearest Metro : Braddock Metro