The National Council of Jewish Women Greater Philadelphia Section is sponsoring a free program, open to the public, on Wednesday evening, April 11 at 7 p.m. at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
The featured speaker is Dr. Marisa Porges, a counterterrorism expert who will discuss “Emerging Issues in U.S. Security” which will address the nation’s concerns for its safety from cyber attacks and terrorism. Dr. Porges has had a distinguished career as a leading national security expert in the U.S. government and academia. She has worked at the White House as a senior policy advisor and as a White House Fellow at the National Economic Council, handling cyber security and technology policy. Dr. Porges also served as a counterterrorism advisor in both the Obama and Bush administrations. Her academic scholarship focused on radicalization and violent extremism, with extensive research in the Middle East and South Asia.
For information: 215-805-3006 – 215-302-3586 – www.ncjwphiladelphia.org