Annual Conferences

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The Space, Cyber, and Telecommunications Law team hosts an impressive lineup of the world’s greatest minds annually at conferences in Washington DC and in Lincoln, Nebraska and at occasional events around the world. Explore our past conferences and learn about our upcoming events below!

Upcoming Conferences:

The 10th Annual Nebraska-Lincoln Space and Cyber Law Conference & STRATCOM Leadership Fellows Training Session will be held at the University of Nebraska Law College, Hamann Auditorium, on April 6, 2016.

Conference Registration.

9:30am -10:00AM Registration & Coffee

10:00am Welcome – Interim Dean Richard Moberly & Director Matthew Schaefer

Morning Focus: Commercial Space Law

10:15am Panel – Commercial Space Law - The New US Legislation, Developments Abroad, and Reactions and Plans Internationally and Domestically

Professor Frans von der Dunk, UNL Law College

Professor and Director Matthew Schaefer, UNL Law College

11:45am-1:00PM Networking Lunch

Afternoon Focus: National Security Cyberspace

1:00pm Afternoon Keynote: Lt. Col., Vicki Belleau, Deputy Staff Judge Advocate, US Cyber Command

2:00pm Panel: National Security Cyberspace – Targeting

Lt. Col., Vicki Belleau, Deputy Staff Judge Advocate, US Cyber Command

Professor Jack Beard, UNL Law College

Professor Jamil Jaffer, Adjunct Law Faculty GMU & Former Chief Counsel and Senior Advisor, US Senate Foreign

Relations Committee

LCDR Christopher Fletcher, STRATCOM

Commentator: Professor Gus Hurwitz, UNL Law College

Moderator: Danielle Miller, NSRI Law College Research Associate, UNL Law College

3:45 Closing Remarks: Executive Director of Space, Cyber, & Telecom Law Programs and Global Legal Practice


If you have any questions or concerns please contact: Elsbeth Magilton , Space, Cyber & Telecommunications Law Program Executive Director at

Learn more about our past conference programs: