Strauss Center Events

Join us!

By Program

COGSEC

The Cognitive Security Conference (COGSEC)

March 4 - 5, 2021 |  12:00 - 6:30 PM (EST) | 12:00 - 5:30 PM (EST)  |  Zoom

On March 4-5, the Strauss Center partnered with Moody’s Center for Media Engagement (CME) to host COGSEC, a new conference that focused on the real-world practice of countering online influence operations. The conference was held virtually.

COGSEC is aimed at bringing together a community of practitioners on the front lines of dealing with and actively combatting the efforts of malign actors online. The conference will feature practical, hands-on workshops on hunting and neutralizing disinformation campaigns, and competitions exposing vulnerabilities that persist in our information landscape.

The conference brought together a broad lineup of scholars, journalists, and practitioners at the cutting edge  of investigating and thwarting online influence campaigns to share knowledge and build ethical norms of cognitive security research.

Add to My Calendar

strausscenter_black