Lawless Spaces: Warrant-Proof Encryption and Its Impact on Child Exploitation Cases

U.S. Department of Justice

Lawless Spaces:  Warrant-Proof Encryption and Its Impact on Child Exploitation Cases

Friday, October 4, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

Agenda | Flyer

8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.   Welcome

Lawless Spaces: Warrant Proof Encryption and its Impact on Child Exploitation Cases

The Honorable Christopher Wray, Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation

8:20 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.   Presentation

Child Exploitation Threat Assessment

Stacie B. Harris, Associated Deputy Attorney General and National Coordinator for Child Exploitation and Human Trafficking, Office of the Deputy Attorney General

Steven J. Grocki, Chief, Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, Criminal Division

8:55 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.   Address

My Life's Mission: Protecting Children

John Walsh, Co-Founder, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

9:20 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.   Panel

The Impact of Child Exploitation

Moderator: The Honorable Beth A. Williams, Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Policy

John F. Clark, President and CEO, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Lianna McDonald, Executive Director, Canadian Centre for Child Protection

Nicole, Team HOPE Member, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  Address

Confronting the Threat of Warrant-Proof Encryption

The Honorable Jeffrey A. Rosen, Deputy Attorney General

10:40 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.   Panel

The Impact of Encryption on U.S. Law Enforcement

Moderator: The Honorable Brian Benczkowski, Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division

Sheriff Mike Bouchard, Oakland County, Michigan Sheriff’s Office

Captain Charles Cohen, Indiana Internet Crimes Against Children Commander, Intelligence and Investigative Technologies, Indiana State Police

Kenn Kern, Chief Information Officer, New York County District Attorney’s Office, New York, New York

Richard Littlehale, Assistant Director, Technology and Innovation Division, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

11:40 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.   Keynote Address

Keynote

The Honorable William P. Barr, Attorney General

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.   Discussion

International Perspectives

Moderator: Sujit Raman, Associate Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Deputy Attorney General

The Honorable William P. Barr, Attorney General

The Honorable Peter Dutton MP, Minister for Home Affairs (Australia)

The Right Honorable Priti Patel MP, Home Secretary (UK)

1:00 p.m.   Adjourn

Updated October 3, 2019

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