Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Lipsky quoted in Washington Post on Treasury meeting on stablecoins

Read the whole article here.

In the News by Josh Lipsky

Digital Currencies Digital Policy

Tue, Jul 6, 2021

Raghuraman quoted in AlJazeera on how the US and India have a lot of work to do on digital cooperation

In the News by Atlantic Council

Digital Policy Economy & Business

Thu, Jul 1, 2021

Policy memo: A digital agenda for the Three Seas Initiative Summit

The Three Seas nations should invest in digital infrastructure, nurture emerging technologies, and amplify the region's voice on policy. Here's how.

New Atlanticist by Frances Burwell, Jörn Fleck, James Batchik, and Luka Ignac

Central Europe Digital Policy
data, EU, travel

Thu, Jul 1, 2021

Avoiding the next transatlantic security crisis: The looming clash over passenger name record data

The transfer of PNR—personal data of air travelers including names, addresses, telephone numbers, credit card information, even meal preferences and details that can indicate ethnicity, religious belief, or political affiliation—on international flights has become a common practice world-wide since the September 11th attacks.

Issue Brief by Kenneth Propp

Digital Policy European Union

Thu, Jul 1, 2021

Estonian president: Our connected world needs a trusted architecture

Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid and Anne Neuberger, deputy US national security advisor for cyber and emerging technology, made the case for "trusted connectivity" at the Atlantic Council.

New Atlanticist by Nick Fouriezos

Cybersecurity Digital Policy

Thu, Jul 1, 2021

FAST THINKING: Unpacking Van Buren v. US: Did the Supreme Court just redefine computer hacking?

On this episode of Fast Thinking, Atlantic Council experts Jen Ellis and Trent Teyema discuss the Van Buren v. US Supreme Court case.

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Cybersecurity Digital Policy

Thu, Jul 1, 2021

Regulation: The solution to Bitcoin’s risks and unrealized benefits

Cryptocurrency regulation currently ranges around the world from nonexistent or partial regulations to prohibitions. Here are the key areas to focus on to build better policy.

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

Climate Change & Climate Action Digital Currencies

Wed, Jun 30, 2021

Event recap | The geopolitics of tech design: How to be human-centered at a global scale

A GeoTech Hour considering how the choices made about tech design impact social issues and innovation at a national and transnational scale.

Event Recap by the GeoTech Center

Digital Policy Technology & Innovation

Tue, Jun 29, 2021

Recap: Can technology kill democracy?

On Monday June 14, the Fondation Tocqueville with the support of the Atlantic Council and Le Figaro, along with their partners the French-American Foundation and Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom presented a virtual public event debate on the impact and potential dangers of technology on democracy and democratic systems.

Event Recap

Digital Policy Europe & Eurasia

Mon, Jun 28, 2021

Collective cybersecurity for the Three Seas

In Central and Eastern Europe’s Three Seas region, twelve countries have joined together to invest in critical infrastructure projects and increase interconnectivity on energy, infrastructure, and digitization efforts along the way. To strengthen the resilience of these technical investments and better bind together the defensive cybersecurity operations of these societies, Three Seas member states should establish a regional hub for cybersecurity together with key private sector partners.

Report by Safa Shahwan Edwards, Simon Handler, Trey Herr, Adam Marczyński, and Jakub Teska

Central Europe Cybersecurity