Howard A. Schmidt

Howard A. Schmidt

Howard A. Schmidt was a partner with Tom Ridge in Ridge Schmidt Cyber LLC, a consultancy company in the field of cybersecurity. He was the Cyber-Security Coordinator of the Obama Administration, operating in the Executive Office of the President of the United States. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Howard A. Schmidt has 16 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 News Conference as a Chief for the Information Security of the Microsoft. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 411 views per program. Most appearances with Harris Miller (3), Robert S. Mueller III (2), Bob Goodlatte (2). Most common tags: Online Technology, National Security, Computers.

Appearances by Title:c. January 7, 2003 - Present Chair, Critical Infrastructure Protection Board Videos: 5 c. October 28, 2003 - Present Vice President, Security, eBay Inc Videos: 2 c. September 19, 2002 - Present Vice Chair, Critical Infrastructure Protection Board Videos: 2 c. February 16, 2000 - Present Chief, Information Security, Microsoft Videos: 3


Coordinator, Cyber Security, White House January 20, 2009 - May 31, 2012 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Cybersecurity Efforts

    Cybersecurity Efforts

    Former White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard Schmidt talked about Obama administration efforts to improve the…

  • Cyber Security Challenges

    Cyber Security Challenges

    Michael Daniels discussed the challenges of protecting cyber space. “The ​State ​of ​Cybersecurity - An ​Assessment…

  • Cybersecurity Priorities

    Cybersecurity Priorities

    Steven Knapp opened the inaugural event launching the George Washington University Cybersecurity Initiative. Former Homeland…

  • Communicators with Howard Schmidt

    Communicators with Howard Schmidt

    Howard Schmidt talked about Obama administration’s plans and concerns for U.S. cyber security. He also discussed some of the…

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