4th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

September 14th-15th, 2014 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

William Hagestad

Bill Hagestad SEP 2013-n

Author, Red Dragon Rising 


LtCol Hagestad is an internationally recognised and respected authority on the People's Republic of China's use of computer and information network systems as a weapon.

He wrote the book "21stCentury Chinese Cyber Warfare" published March 2012. He speaks internationally on the subject of China's hegemony in the information age.

LtCol Hagestad provides current cyber threat assessments to international defence, intelligence and law enforcement entities.

He speaks both domestically and internationally on the Chinese Cyber Threat.

LtCol Hagestad holds a Master of Science in Security Technologies from the College of Science & Engineering,

University of Minnesota and a Master of Science in the Management Of Technology from the Technological Leadership Institute, University of Minnesota.