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Lawyers, Coders, and the Quest for Ethical AI

March 8, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | TBD, In Person

On Tuesday, March 8, the Strauss Center is pleased to welcome Brendan Groves, Vice President of Regulatory and Policy Affairs at Skydio, for a panel on “Lawyers, Coders, and the Quest for Ethical AI” as…

“Anthropogenic Environmental Impact on Space Traffic” 2022 Space Traffic Management Conference

March 2 - 3, 2022 | TBD | Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School & Zoom Webinar

The Space Security, Safety, and Sustainability (SSSS) 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), will hold the 8th annual Space Traffic Management conference, “Anthropogenic Environmental…

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Red Line: The Unraveling of Syria and America’s Race to Destroy the Most Dangerous Arsenal in the World

February 24, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | RLP 1.302B

On Thursday, February 24, the Strauss and Clements Centers will host Joby Warrick, journalist for the Washington Post, for a talk on his latest release Red Line: The Unraveling of Syria and America’s Race to Destroy…

Getting U.S. Security Assistance Right: Lessons from Mexico, Central America, and Colombia

February 16, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | TBD

On Wednesday, February 16, 2022, the Strauss Center will welcome Dr. Paul Angelo, fellow for Latin America Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, for a talk on U.S. security assistance to Latin America, with a…

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Spies, Lies, and Algorithms: The History and Future of American Intelligence

February 15, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Tuesday, February 15, the Strauss Center, Clements Center, and the Intelligence Studies Project are pleased to welcome Amy Zegart, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, for a virtual talk on her newly released book…

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Freedom and Dissent in Contemporary Russia: A Conversation with Vladimir Kara-Murza

February 9, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School

On Wednesday, February 9, The University of Texas at Austin’s Intelligence Studies Project, Strauss Center for International Security and Law, Clements Center for National Security, Global (Dis)Information Lab, and the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies will host…

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Hacker Culture Around the World

February 3, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Thursday, February 3, the Strauss Center is pleased to welcome Keren Elazari for a virtual talk on “Hacker Culture Around the World” as part of Strauss’ speaker series titled “Tales from the Cybersecurity Front,”…

China and the International Human Rights Regime: 1982-2017

February 1, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | RLP 1.302B

On Tuesday, February 1, the Asia Policy Program, a joint venture of the Strauss and Clements Centers, and the Center for East Asian Studies will host Rana Inboden, Senior Fellow with the Strauss Center, for a talk on…

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A Conversation on Cybersecurity with Mr. Chris Krebs

January 26, 2022 | TBD | POSTPONED

POSTPONED – On Wednesday, January 26, the Strauss Center will welcome cyber-policy expert, Chris Krebs, for a conversation on cybersecurity. Mr. Krebs has unprecedented experience building coalitions to deal with critical security challenges. This talk…

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China Unbound: The New World Disorder

January 25, 2022 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Tuesday, January 25, the Asia Policy Program will host Joanna Chiu, Senior Journalist at the Toronto Star, to discuss her latest release China Unbound: The New World Disorder. This talk will be moderated by Sheena Greitens, Director of the Asia…

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