Friday Policy Wine Down - July 29, 2022

A snapshot of the past week in cyber, trade, and environmental policy news.

07/29/2022 | Silverado Policy Accelerator


TRADE & ECO²SEC: Silverado’s Executive Director Sarah Stewart participated in a WITA-hosted discussion on the recently concluded Fisheries Agreement at the WTO with Angela Ellard, WTO Deputy Director-General and Jennifer Prescott, Director AWS International Trade & Tax and Latin America Public Policy, Amazon Web Services.

GEOPOLITICS: In a new episode of the Geopolitics Decanted podcast, Silverado’s Co-Founder and Executive Chairman Dmitri Alperovitch speaks with with energy markets and Russian oil and gas sector expert Sergey Vakulenko (formerly with Gazprom Neft, Royal Dutch Shell and IHS Markit) about how Russia is engineering an energy crisis in Europe, with spillover effects all over the world.

CYBERSECURITY: Silverado’s Co-Founder and Executive Chairman Dmitri Alperovitch participated in a Lawfare Podcast to discuss the Cyber Safety Review Board and Log4j incident.

Here’s what caught our eye this week:


The White House:

Department of Commerce:

Office of the United States Trade Representative:

Department of the Treasury:

Department of Homeland Security:

Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency:

Department of Energy:

Department of State:


Senate Finance Committee:

Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs:

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission:

Senate Foreign Relations Committee:

House Foreign Affairs Committee:

Senate Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee:

House Committee on Science, Space, & Technology: