Technology and Cybersecurity

  • Analyzing how technological change can transform the way countries interrelate, whether by increasing wealth and improving living standards or by creating new political, economic, and security questions that challenge existing governmental institutions.

Sub-Topics

  • Understanding the many issues related to building a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy that recognizes the threat as one of the major national security problems facing the United States while respecting American values related to privacy and civil liberties.

  • In our interconnected world intelligence is critical; supporting missions from cyber-espionage to counter-terrorism. Examining the relationship between technological innovation, civil liberties, and intelligence systems such as signals intelligence and national technical means.

  • New technologies will determine how future conflicts are fought and won. Exploring the nexus between technologies with defense applications and emerging challenges to combat effectiveness.

  • Understanding the role of civil space development in national and international security and foreign policy.

  • Technology evolves at a rapid clip and is changing aspects of society from national security to our daily lives. Analyzing how technology and innovation is transforming the world we live in.

Studying Technology and Cybersecurity