12:00 pm, Monday, April 7, 2014

Pearson Room 106 (tentative)

Cryptographer, Bruce Schneier

Security Technologist, Bruce Schneier

Join the Tufts ALLIES chapter for a lecture by Bruce Schneier focusing on civil-military relations and cybersecurity. Schneier will focus on the collision of the civilian and military spheres when it comes to the government’s role in cyberspace and data collection. See the influential “Crypto-Gram” newsletter or his blog “Schneier on Security” to learn more about what Schneier is thinking about security issues.

Bruce Schneier is an internationally renowned security technologist, called a “security guru” by The Economist. He is the author of 12 books— including Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust Society Needs to Thrive— as well as hundreds of articles, essays, and academic papers. Schneier is a fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School, a program fellow at the New America Foundation’s Open Technology Institute, a board member of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, an Advisory Board Member of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, and the Chief Technology Officer at Co3 Systems, Inc. Read his full bio here.