Tag: government

April 28, 2021

Women in Law, Policy, and Government

A recording of this event can be viewed here. ——— In this one-hour webinar presented by the Women in Business Law Initiative at Berkeley Law, a panel of distinguished leaders will discuss policies and practices affecting women’s fair representation in the fields of law, policy, and government. Speakers include Ann…

November 27, 2018

CLTC Welcomes Kristen Eichensehr for Seminar on “Digital Switzerlands”

In recent years, tech giants like Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft have gained power on par with that of many governments. Should global tech companies be allegiant to the interests of the nations where they operate, or should they remain neutral? If there is value in the companies acting as…

July 24, 2018

Defending Politically Vulnerable Organizations Online

Authored by Sean Brooks, Research Fellow with the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC), this paper “Defending Politically Vulnerable Organizations Online,” provides an overview of cybersecurity threats to civil society organizations targeted for political purposes, and explores the ecosystem of resources available to help these organizations improve their cybersecurity. The report details how media outlets, human rights groups, NGOs, and other politically vulnerable organizations face significant cybersecurity threats—often at the hands of powerful governments— but have limited resources to protect themselves.

November 8, 2016

Video of Presentation by Angela McKay, Microsoft

On November 3, 2016, the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity hosted a lunch seminar with Angela McKay, Director of the Government Security Policy and Strategy team within Trustworthy Computing at Microsoft. In her role, Ms. McKay focuses on driving strategic change, both within Microsoft and externally, to advance trust…

July 1, 2016

Video from Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity

On June 21, 2016, the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity hosted a public meeting of the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity, which was established by President Obama earlier this year to provide his successor with an understanding of the landscape of cybersecurity challenges facing the nation. Below is a video summarizing…

November 24, 2015

CLTC Hosts Conversation with Admiral Michael Rogers, Commander of U.S. Cyber Command

On October 20, the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) hosted a discussion with Admiral Michael Rogers, Commander of the United States Cyber Command and Director of the National Security Agency. In an hour-long event moderated by Steve Weber, Faculty Director of the CLTC, Admiral Rogers engaged in a…

November 10, 2015

CLTC Seminar Series: 11/17, 12PM, Jonathan Reiber, CLTC Senior Fellow

Jonathan Reiber Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 12:00 PM South Hall, Room 205 Light lunch will be served.   Members of UC Berkeley and the broader cybersecurity community are invited to attend an upcoming seminar with Jonathan Reiber, CLTC Senior Fellow, who previously served as Chief Strategy Officer in the Office…