2022 National Security Symposium



On Thursday June 23, the National Security Institute (NSI), in partnership with the Federalist Society, hosted the 2022 National Security Symposium. This year’s theme was entitled: “Next Generation National Security.”

The Symposium held captivating panel discussions on cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence.  The panels and keynote address were live-streamed for those who couldn’t attend in person. CLE credits were offered for the panels (for in-person attendees only).


The event featured:

10:00 – 10:15am: Opening Remarks

10:15 – 11:45am – Panel I: Cryptocurrency

  • Ramon Marks, Senior Partner (Ret.), Arnold & Porter LLP
  • Hon. Juan Zarate, Global Co-Managing Partner and Chief Strategy Officer, K2 Integrity; NSI Advisory Board member
  • Moderator: Eric Kadel, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch and Keynote Address: 

  • Speaker TBD

1:30 – 3:00pm – Panel II: Artificial Intelligence: Implications for National Security

  • Prof. Claire Finkelstein, Algernon Biddle Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy; Director, Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law, Penn Law
  • Josh Jaffe, Vice President Cyber Security, Dell Technologies
  • Admiral Mark Montgomery, Senior Director of CCTI and Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies
  • Prof. Jeremy A. Rabkin, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University; NSI Faculty
  • Moderator: Prof. Jamil N. Jaffer, Founder and Executive Director, National Security Institute; Assistant Professor of Law and Director fo the National Security Law & Policy Program, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University



Jones Day

300 New Jersey Ave NW

Washington, DC 20001

*Please use the entrance located at 300 New Jersey Ave NW.


Parking/Metro Information:

  • Parking garage entrance: 311 First St NW ($26 for the day)
  • Closest metro stops: Judiciary Square and Union Station (both on the Red Line)



  • Conference (with no CLE) – Free
  • Conference with CLE – $50