Today’s policymakers understand the power of networks but need more guidance on how to build and employ them as tools of competition in a contested world rather than a world of open borders and markets.
As America’s conscious foray into industrial policy, the CHIPS Act is an important political breakthrough and a potentially transformative piece of legislation.
Examining these actions through alternative perspectives could illuminate often-overlooked aspects of these communication blocks.
For nearly seventy years, CERN has been a center of gravity for physics and a model for how to support large-scale research collaboration across numerous different countries. Given the challenges facing democracy today related to the information environment, a similar level of effort is required for research on the information environment.
In the age of information, it’s surprisingly difficult for people to get accurate information. Organizations and individuals have blurred the lines between fact and opinion, leaving the general public confused as to what’s actually happening in the world.
Former FDIC CIO Sultan Meghji sits down with Yahoo Finance Live to talk about how the collapse of crypto exchange FTX will impact congressional regulation on digital assets moving forward.
Six years after Russian messaging targeted the 2016 U.S. election and reawakened the U.S. government to covert influence operations and political warfare, it still hasn’t figured out how best to approach this domain.
Attributing these disputes to the discipline’s infancy is easy. But doing so ignores the fact that the definition of “information” was also once hotly contested. The reasons why pose lessons for countering the spread of falsehood at scale.
This is an interesting problem because the amount of integration across the various Western tech companies and the Chinese infrastructure is far broader than it is from a chips perspective.
Former minister Karen Makishima will discuss how Japan’s Digital Agency is spearheading the country’s digital transformation and what challenges might lie ahead.