Academic Security: A Conversation Between Researchers   The Internet Society Canada Chapter, with support from the United States Embassy in Ottawa, invites Canadian researchers to attend a 90-minute panel discussion on the threats American researchers are encountering from foreign actors that compromise their research security and a discussion on applying concrete lessons learned in the Canadian research environment. The event will also feature a moderated discussion between U.S. and Canadian researchers.

Date: Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Time: 2 p.m. EST

Attribution: Chatham House Rule (participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speakers, nor that of any other participant, may be revealed.)

Dr. Glenn Tiffert, Research Fellow and Manager of the Project on China’s Global Sharp Power at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Dr. Kevin Gamache, Chief Research Security Officer for The Texas A&M University System

Jeff Stoff, Protecting the National Security Innovation Base Study Group lead for the Department of Defense

This event is by invitation only.

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