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Cybersecurity Initiative Business-Policy Roundtable #2

EVENT October 20, 2015 12:00 PM– 02:00 PM

Tuesday October 20, 2015

12:00 PM – 02:00 PM

New America's Cybersecurity Team works with its networks and other partners to organize and support events that promote the Initiative's objectives. The Business-Policy Roundtable is a monthly convening of top cybersecurity policy experts and business leaders. 

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article | October 06, 2015 | Open Technology Institute

A Bug in the System

Inside the NTIA multi-stakeholder process

Last week, a group of 75 security researchers, user-rights advocates, and software vendors, united in the goal of creating a more secure Internet, gathered at Berkeley Law School to kick off a new multi-stakeholder collaborative process that aims to bring together disparate points of view and try to reach consensus on difficult policy questions. The process explores the often tension-filled ways in which these groups interact today and how they can best work together. I was there representing the Open Technology Institute.

in the news | October 06, 2015 | Fellows International Security New America NYC

Why I Invited Marc Maron to Speak at Princeton University

Several months ago, I decided to invite the comedian Marc Maron, host of the popular podcast WTF and the star of the television show Maron, to speak at Princeton University. The popular stand-up comedian might not be the most predictable choice to deliver a lecture in our public event series. When I tweeted out that he will be speaking in McCosh 50, the same room where Albert Einstein delivered lectures about the Theory of Relativity, Maron himself seemed a little surprised, tweeting back: "Cool. No Pressure Man." "Thanks for telling me that guy whose running the lecture, oh man, not a lot of pressure," he said on the October 5 podcast.