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Disinformation and the Informal Media Economy in Iran

February 6, 2020 | 4:00 - 6:00 pm | RLP 1.302E

On Tuesday, February 6, 2020, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies hosted Blake Atwood, assistant professor of media studies at the American University of Beirut, for a talk at the University of Texas at Austin. The…

Covering Cybersecurity in an Era of Never-ending Attacks

February 5, 2020 | 12:15 pm | Briscoe Center SRH 2.108

On Wednesday, February 5, 2020, the Strauss Center and the School of Journalism welcomed Nicole Perlroth, a cybersecurity reporter at The New York Times, for a talk on “Covering Cybersecurity in an Era of Never-ending…

Great Power Competition: A Maritime Century

February 4, 2020 | 12:15 pm | LBJ School of Public Affairs, Bass Hall

On Tuesday, February 4, 2020, the Strauss Center, Clements Center, and the Intelligence Studies Project hosted Admiral Chris Grady, commander of the United States Fleet Forces Command, for a talk on “Great Power Competition: A Maritime…

BLOC: A Game-Theoretic Approach to Orchestrate CPS with Check Blocks against Cyber Attacks

January 29, 2020 | 4:00 - 5:15 pm | McCombs School of Business, CBA 6.420

On Wednesday, January 29, 2020, the Strauss Center and the Center for Enterprise and Policy Analytics (CEPA) at The University of Texas at Austin were pleased to welcome Mina Guirguis, Professor of Computer Science at…

Protecting our Cyber Infrastructure through Security Games

January 29, 2020 | 12:15 pm | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Wednesday, January 29, 2020, the Strauss Center and the Center for Enterprise and Policy Analytics (CEPA) hosted Mina Guirguis, Professor of Computer Science at Texas State University, for a discussion on the role of…

Tech in Practice: Law and Technology in a Global Age

January 24, 2020 | ALL DAY | UT Austin School of Law, Eidman Courtroom

“Tech in Practice” was an all-day conference by the Texas International Law Journal, co-sponsored by the Strauss Center, that featured a keynote address by Dell Chief Privacy Officer, Sooji Seo. The conference included four panel…

2020 Cyber 9/12 Challenge

January 16 - 17, 2020 | ALL DAY | UT Austin School of Law

The Robert Strauss Center at The University of Texas at Austin partnered with the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative to host a “regional” round of the Atlantic Council’s renowned cybersecurity policy competition on January 16th and 17th, 2020. Nineteen teams competed in this…

U.S. Intelligence: New Challenges and Opportunities

December 5, 2019 | 5:30 pm | Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs

On December 5, 2019, the Intelligence Studies Project, the Strauss Center, Clements Center, and the LBJ School of Public Affairs hosted Andrew Hallman, the Principal Executive at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), for a talk on…

A Conversation with General Robert Neller on U.S. Defense Strategy

November 19, 2019 | 12:15 pm | LBJ School of Public Affairs, Bass Hall

On November 20, 2019, the Strauss Center and Clements Center were pleased to welcome General Robert Neller (USMC, Retired), 37th Commandant of the United States Marine Corps and former member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,…

Climate Change & National Security: People Not Polar Bears

November 14, 2019 | 12:15 PM | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On November 14, 2019, the Strauss Center welcomed Dr. David Titley, the founding director of Pennsylvania State’s Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk, to give a talk on “Climate Change and National Security:…

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