Global Cybersecurity Forum launches Rethinking Cyber podcast featuring world’s leading minds

Global Cybersecurity Forum (GCF) has launched the Rethinking Cyber podcast, a unique series to revolutionize the way we think about Cyberspace through thought-provoking conversations with the world’s best minds, including scientists, private sector leaders, and policy influencers.

Hosted in an accessible format with episodes of less than 20 minutes, the weekly Rethinking Cyber podcast series will inform audiences of the cyber challenges and opportunities that are shaping our future, including: the alarming increase of cybercrime, the fascinating future of quantum computing, how to protect children in Cyberspace, the importance of addressing the critical talent gap in the cybersecurity workforce, and more. Beyond just technical and industry issues, Rethinking Cyber will explore the potential of Cyberspace to also positively impact people’s lives around the world.

Alaa M. Alfaadhel, Initiatives and Partnerships Lead at GCF said: “While cybersecurity threats are considerable, there are also endless opportunities to maximize the benefits of technology, and enable Cyberspace to positively impact people’s lives around the world. The Rethinking Cyber podcast convenes thought leaders across sectors, industries, and geographies to have conversations that bring the challenges and opportunities of Cyberspace to a mass audience, so everyone can understand and grasp the issues that will undoubtedly affect them.”

The podcast will feature world-renowned experts and decision-makers, including:

  • Dr. Michio Kaku, Professor of theoretical physics and co-founder of string field theory
  • Dr. Craig Wright, Founder and Chief Scientist at NChain
  • Alex Liu, Managing Partner and Chairman at Kearney
  • Craig Jones, Director of Cybercrime at Interpol
  • Iain Drennan, Executive Director at WeProtect Global Alliance
  • Leila Hoteit, Managing Director and Senior Partner at Boston Consulting Group

The podcast is hosted by Rebecca McLaughlin-Eastham, TV anchor, moderator and founder, RME Media, and is available on Spotify and Apple.