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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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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.

press release | October 05, 2015 | Cybersecurity Initiative

Cybersecurity Initiative in India

Robert Morgus will be in New Delhi to speak at CyFy 2015

New America Cybersecurity Initiative's Robert Morgus will be in New Delhi next week presenting the Initiatives work on incident response and crisis management at the Observer Research Foundation's annual CyFy conference, the leading cybersecurity conference in India.

Mr. Morgus, co-author of CSIRT Basics for Policy-Makers, and Initiative lead ...

article | October 05, 2015 | Resilient Communities
Every community is resilient

Every community is resilient

Learning from how communities share information every day to plan for community-based emergency communications.

In gearing up to start work on our RISE : NYC project bringing community wireless networks to Sandy-affected neighborhoods, we had the opportunity to co-facilitate a series of resilience workshops with the Municipal Art Society in April and May of 2015. The findings of the workshops can help residents, and the organizations and agencies that support them, plan ahead for communications resilience.