Tag Archives: Citizen Lab

On Research in the Public Interest

The following is a statement from Citizen Lab Director, Ron Deibert, concerning a defamation suit recently filed, and then discontinued by Netsweeper against the University of Toronto and Ron Deibert.

Senior Researcher Sarah McKune profiled in CJFE publication

Citizen Lab Senior Researcher Sarah McKune was profiled in the Review of Free Expression in Canada, published each year by the Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE).

EVENT: Director Ron Deibert to speak at the Gardiner Museum in Toronto

On 1 April Citizen Lab Director Ron Deibert will give a talk at the Gardiner Museum for the Literary Review of Canada (LRC).

Citizen Lab Fellow Camino Kavanagh co-authors article on cyber warfare

Titled “800 Titles but no policy – Thoughts on Cyber Warfare,” the piece examines the cyber arms race and government responses to cyber warfare threats.

Citizen Lab at the IGF 2012 meeting in Baku

Citizen Lab Senior Advisor Robert Guerra and Post-Doctoral Fellow Brenden Kuerbis represented the Citizen Lab at the United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) that was held in Baku, Azerbaijan from 6-9 November, 2012.

Honorable mention for Citizen Lab Technical Advisor Morgan Marquis-Boire on “Influential IT security minds” list

SCMagazine has named Morgan Marquis-Boire on its honorable mention list of Influential IT security minds in 2012.

Citizen Lab Post-Doctoral Fellow Stefania Milan co-authors article in GISWatch 2012

Source: Global Information Society Watch

Co-authored with Arne Hintz, the text is titled “In search of transparency: From ‘using’ to ‘shaping’ technology”.

Senior Security Analyst Seth Hardy interviewed on Radio Canada International

RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda spoke to Seth Hardy about recent Citizen Lab research on targeted attacks against human rights organizations and others, including the Dalai Lama.

Jennie Phillips Joins the Citizen Lab as a Doctoral Student Fellow

Jennie Phillips is a PhD student at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) and Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto.

Event: Director Ron Deibert at WCIT 2012

On October 22, Citizen Lab Director Ron Deibert will participate in a panel on “Building a Digital Society: Social Media and the Global Public Square” at the 2012 World Congress on Information Technology.