Centers & Programs

Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program

The Digital and Cyberspace Policy program addresses one of the most challenging issues facing the country in the twenty-first century: keeping the global internet open, secure, and resilient in the face of unprecedented threats. The program informs policymakers, business leaders, and the general public about the politics of cyberspace through briefings, reports, publications, and podcasts.
4.5 billion people are on the internet
Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program

Program Experts

Program Director

Adam Segal

Ira A. Lipman Chair in Emerging Technologies and National Security and Director of the Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program

Jared Cohen

Adjunct Senior Fellow

James P. Dougherty

Adjunct Senior Fellow for Business and Foreign Policy

Richard A. Falkenrath

Senior Fellow for National Security

David P. Fidler

Adjunct Senior Fellow for Cybersecurity and Global Health

Robert K. Knake

Whitney Shepardson Senior Fellow

Catherine Powell

Adjunct Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy

Matthew C. Waxman

Adjunct Senior Fellow for Law and Foreign Policy

  • Defense and Security

    This symposium, held January 7, 2020, addressed the potential consequences of great power competition in cyberspace and examined the current state of Russian, Chinese, Iranian, and North Korean cyber operations, as well as how the United States is responding. The keynote session was led by Angus King and Mike Gallagher of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission.