Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Global Internet Governance Talk in Van Munching at Noon Thursday

Tim Maurer, Research Fellow, Open Technology Institute, New America Foundation will speak at the CISSM Forum Thursday, October 1, 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  in 1203 Van Munching Hall.  

Tim Maurer focuses on cyberspace and international affairs at New America. His current projects center on cyberwarfare and the global cyber-security norms process, transatlantic cooperation on security and freedom in the digital age, Internet Freedom especially in the context of U.S. sanctions and export controls, and research on swing states in the international Internet governance debate.
He is part of New America’s Future of War project and currently serves as a member of the Research Advisory Network of the Global Commission on Internet Governance and the Freedom Online Coalition’s Working Group “An Internet Free and Secure.” In October 2013 and February 2014, Mr. Maurer spoke about cyber-security at the United Nations and his research has been published by Harvard University, Foreign Policy, CNN, and Slate among others. 
 
It is open to the public (no RSVPs required) and is supported by the Yamamoto-Scheffelin Endowment for Policy Research. For further information about the CISSM Forum contact cissm@umd.edu