The Ostrom Lecture on Cybersecurity and Internet Governance will be given annually. This lecture is a component of the Program on Cybersecurity and Internet Governance, created in January 2017, which brings together scholars, managers, and policymakers from across Indiana and beyond to build scholarly networks, research sustainable models of Internet governance, and promote cyber peace.
Ostrom Lecture on Cybersecurity and Internet Governance
April 19, 2018
The inaugural Ostrom Lecture on Cybersecurity and Internet Governance will be presented by Dr. Michael Sulmeyer, Belfer Center's Cyber Security Project Director at the Harvard Kennedy School. He is also a Contributing Editor for the national security blog Lawfare. Before Harvard, he served as the Director for Plans and Operations for Cyber Policy in the Office of the Secretary of Defense. For this work, he received the Secretary Medal for Exceptional Public Service. Previously, he worked on arms control and the maintenance of strategic stability between the United States, Russia, and China. In the mid-1990s, he was the System Operator (SysOp) of The Summit BBS in Santa Barbara, California. Michael received his PhD (DPhil) from Oxford University as a Marshall Scholar, his M.A. in War Studies from King's College London, and his B.A. and J.D. from Stanford University. You can follow him on Twitter @SultanOfCyber.