Allison Berke is the executive director of the Stanford Cyber Initiative, where she manages the program’s research, education and outreach work.
On Tuesday, the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) and the Stanford Cyber Initiative hosted a discussion on the governmental consequences of technological developments with two CASBS fellows, Stanford Law Professor Nate Persily and Carrie Cihak, Chief of Policy in King County, Washington. A recurring theme throughout the lecture was the difficulty…
Worldview Stanford, an initiative that promotes interdisciplinary learning on campus, recently launched its biweekly podcast, Raw Data, which explores the implications of big data and cyber technologies.
President Hennessy opened the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection this morning with remarks on cybersecurity and Stanford’s role in the effort.
In a statement on Jan. 13, the Office of the Press Secretary at the White House announced that Stanford University will host the Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection less than a month from today.
The Stanford Cyber Initiative was recently awarded $15 million from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to approach cyber issues through interdisciplinary examination. The sum is part of $65 million that the Hewlett Foundation’s Cyber Initiative will distribute over the next five years. MIT and UC-Berkeley are also recipients of the grant.