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National Security Law Webinars – Day 2

August 5, 2020 | 9:45 am - 1:00 pm | Zoom

The Strauss Center, in partnership with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, is pleased to announce the latest installments in an ongoing series of national security law webinars. On July 29th and August 5th, Professor Matt…

National Security Law Webinars – Day 1

July 29, 2020 | 9:45 am - 1:00 pm | Zoom

The Strauss Center, in partnership with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, is pleased to announce the latest installments in an ongoing series of national security law webinars. On July 29th and August 5th, Professor Matt…

Ciaran Martin on NCSC’s Role and Cybersecurity Activities

May 6, 2020 | 10:30am - 11:30am | Zoom

On Wednesday, May 6, 2020, the Strauss Center welcomed Ciaran Martin, CEO of the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre, for a virtual talk on overview of NCSC’s role and activities to the Strauss Center…

U.S. Policymaking in the Midst of Crisis and Upheaval

April 28, 2020 | 12:15pm - 1:45pm | Zoom

On Tuesday, April 28, 2020, the Strauss Center welcomed Dr. Tamara Wittes, Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at The Brookings Institution, for a virtual Brumley talk. This Brumley talk combined analysis…

U.S. Customs and Border Protection: An Update from the Field

March 5, 2020 | 12:15 PM | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Thursday, March 5, 2020 the Strauss Center welcomed Astrid Dominguez, Director of the ACLU Border Rights Center. This Brumley talk focused on Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the largest law enforcement agency in the…

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…

High Stakes and Tough Decisions with 2019 Novel Coronavirus: One View of Pandemic Planning and Response

February 26, 2020 | 12:15PM | Bass Lecture Hall

On Wednesday, February 26, 2020, the Strauss Center and Clements Center welcomed Dr. Julie Schafer, Chief Technology Officer of the Flu Lab, for a discussion on governmental responses to pandemics. The talk was moderated by…

“Facing the Security Challenge” Space Traffic Management Conference

February 19, 2020 | ALL DAY | EER, James J. and Miriam B. Mulva Conference Center

The Space Security and Safety (SSS) Program at the University of Texas at Austin’s Strauss Center, and the Cockrell School of Engineering, in partnership with the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), Lockheed Martin, and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics(AIAA),…

The Future of Intelligence Analysis

February 13, 2020 | 12:15 pm | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Thursday, February 13, 2020, the Intelligence Studies Project, Strauss Center, and Clements Center hosted Joseph Gartin, Former Dean of CIA’s Sherman Kent School for Intelligence Analysis, for a talk on “The Future of Intelligence…

A Conversation with Ambassador Dennis Ross

February 12, 2020 | 12:15 pm | Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs

On Wednesday, February 12, 2020, the Strauss Center and Clements Center hosted Ambassador Dennis Ross, William Davidson Distinguished Fellow at The Washington Institute and former special assistant to President Barack Obama, for a discussion on his…

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