Joanne McNabb

Joanne McNabb

Director of Privacy Education and Policy, California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 12:00 PM
Room 205, South Hall, UC Berkeley
Light lunch will be served.

As part of the Next-Generation Cybersecurity Seminar Series, the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity is pleased to host a seminar featuring Joanne McNabb, [Read more...]


CLTC Faculty Director Steve Weber (left) and Admiral Michael Rogers, Commander of U.S. Cyber Command and Director of the National Security Agency.

On October 20, the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) hosted a discussion with Admiral Michael Rogers, Commander of the United States Cyber Command and Director of the National Security Agency.

In an hour-long event moderated by … [Read more...]

nachenberg_w_bookOn October 27, 2015, the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Security hosted a seminar featuring Carey Nachenberg, a leading cybersecurity expert, author, and technical fellow at Symantec, the world’s largest computer security firm. In his presentation, Mr. Nachenberg presented a compelling vision for an integrated security framework that centralizes the collection of information from a vast network of systems to … [Read more...]

By Galen PangerNick Doty, CTSP Co-Directors  |  Permalink

We are extremely pleased to announce the selection of 11 collaborative projects and to welcome 28 fellows to the Center for our inaugural year. We received a total of 50 proposals from over 125 collaborators and were impressed by the diversity of ideas and teams, and the potential they … [Read more...]

Nov 19: Work-in-Progress Session

November 17th, 2015

For this week’s meeting, rather than focusing on completed work, those
interested are invited to request feedback on current and future research efforts.

Those working on something now who could benefit from feedback from the seminar, or who have a half-baked idea on some new direction that you want feedback on shaping, plan to talk for about 10 minutes each. … [Read more...]

By Galen Panger, CTSP | Permalink

Last year, when Facebook published the results of its emotional contagion experiment, it triggered a firestorm of criticism in the press and launched a minor cottage industry within academia around the ethical gray areas of Big Data research. What should count as ‘informed consent’ in massive experiments like Facebook’s? What are the … [Read more...]

By Deirdre K. Mulligan, Associate Professor | Permalink | Cross-posted from the Christian Science Monitor

As Britain continues to debate its revised Investigatory Powers bill, which opponents deride as the “snoopers’ charter,” it seems increasingly evident that Prime Minister David Cameron is lockstep with many US law enforcement officials when it comes to the encryption debate.

While Mr. … [Read more...]


Ashkan Soltani

Ashkan Soltani

Thursday, November 19, 2015, 1:00PM

290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

Light lunch will be served.


In partnership with the Team for Research in Ubiquitous Secure Technology (TRUST), the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity is proud to co-sponsor a presentation by Ashkan Soltani, Chief Technologist for the Federal Trade Commission, focused on “How Technologists Inform Policy”.… [Read more...]


Jonathan Reiber

Jonathan Reiber

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 12:00 PM
South Hall, Room 205
Light lunch will be served.


Members of UC Berkeley and the broader cybersecurity community are invited to attend an upcoming seminar with Jonathan Reiber, CLTC Senior Fellow, who previously served as Chief Strategy Officer in the Office of Cyber Policy, in the Office of … [Read more...]

Please join us for the next NLP Seminar this Thursday (Nov. 5) at 4pm in 205 South Hall.

Speaker: Radu Soricut (Google)

Title: Unsupervised Morphology Induction Using Word Embeddings


We present a language agnostic, unsupervised method for inducing morphological transformations between words. The method relies on certain regularities manifest in high dimensional vector spaces. We … [Read more...]