Integrated Cybersecurity Studies

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The Cognitive Security Conference (COGSEC)

March 4, 2021 | TBA | Zoom

On March 4-5, the Strauss Center will partner with Moody’s Center for Media Engagement (CME) to host COGSEC, a new conference focusing on the real-world practice of countering online influence operations. The conference will be…

Nicole Perlroth Lecture 2/18/21

Nicole Perlroth’s “This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends”

February 18, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Thursday, February 18, the Strauss Center will welcome The New York Times cybersecurity reporter Nicole Perlroth, for a virtual conversation on her newly released book, “This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends: The Cyber…

2021 Cyber 9/12 Challenge

January 7, 2021 | ALL DAY | Zoom

We are excited to announce that the Strauss Center at The University of Texas at  Austin is partnering with the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative to host a “regional” round of the Atlantic Council’s renowned cybersecurity policy competition. This stand-alone event…

Deterrence Through Accountability in Cyberspace

September 22, 2020 | 12:15pm - 1:15pm | Zoom Webinar

On Tuesday, September 22, 2020, the Strauss Center welcomed Dr. Jonathan Welburn, researcher and professor at the Frederick S. Pardee RAND Graduate School in Santa Monica, to give a talk on “Deterrence Through Accountability in Cyberspace.” This…

Disclosure of Breaches: The Legal and Business Ramifications of Explaining What You Did Wrong

March 3, 2020 | 12:15 pm | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, the Strauss Center and the Center for Enterprise and Policy Analytics (CEPA) at The University of Texas at Austin welcomed Mark Anderson, Senior Director of Business Operations at BlackBerry, for…