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The Rise Of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights | Day 2

via Hoover Podcasts
Friday, October 2, 2020

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The 2nd day of The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights Conference featured a keynote address by Eric Schmidt, former executive chairman and CEO, Google and Cofounder, Schmidt Futures and a panel discussion on "The Ethics of Doing Business with China and Chinese Companies." 
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The Rise Of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights | Day 1

featuring Condoleezza Rice, Larry Diamond, Glenn Tiffertvia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, October 1, 2020

The 1st day of The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights Conference featured opening remarks by Condoleezza Rice, director of the Hoover Institution and a panel discussion on "How AI is powering China's Domestic Surveillance State How is AI exacerbating surveillance risks and enabling digital authoritarianism?" This session will examine both state-sponsored applications and Chinese commercial services.

Analysis and Commentary

Covert Deception, Strategic Fraud, And The Rule Of Prohibited Intervention

by Gary P. Cornvia Lawfare
Thursday, September 24, 2020

If information is power, then the corruption of information is the erosion, if not the outright usurpation, of power. This is especially true in the information age, where developments in the technological structure and global interconnectedness of information and telecommunications infrastructure have enabled states to engage in malicious influence campaigns at an unprecedented scope, scale, depth, and speed. 

In the News

The TikTok Dumpster Fire

mentioning John Yoovia Reason
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

It's episode 329 of the Cyberlaw Podcast.

In the News

Xi’s Zeal Spells Trouble For World Order

quoting Elizabeth Economyvia Tribune India
Monday, September 21, 2020

By stifling debate and dissent, Xi has made China’s system rigid and fear-ridden. Xi’s centralisation of power and controls on information flows has slowed decision-making, as was evident in the handling of the Covid-19 outbreak in January, when the authorities wasted a full fortnight in getting Xi’s approval before imposing the quarantine on Wuhan.

In the News

The Perfect Weapon

quoting Amy Zegartvia TechCrunch
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Amy Zegart discusses China and the perfect weapon on TechCrunch.

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Von der Leyen calls out China for hitting hospitals with cyberattacks

via Politico Europe
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

‘We pointed out clearly that this cannot be tolerated,’ said Commission president.

by Lauren Cerulus

Cyber and Information Technology

Articles On: Lucent and Privacy Concerns

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, September 6, 2020

The Chinese Communist Party seeks to control information technology as a means to shape and censor the communications and opinions of its own people, as well as the communications of individuals beyond their borders.

Cyber and Information Technology

Articles On: Data-Security and Tech Cold War

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, September 13, 2020

The Chinese Communist Party seeks to control information technology as a means to shape and censor the communications and opinions of its own people, as well as the communications of individuals beyond their borders.

Industrial Policies and Economic Espionage

Articles On: IP, Social Credit, Cancer Research, Video Surveillance, Health Care, Cryptocurrency, and Fashion

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Saturday, August 31, 2019

This section highlights articles and reports on the harmful impacts of the commercial and economic policies employed by the Chinese Communist Party.

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