August 28, 2022

Information Security Application Developer

This position is part of the Information Security Development team and reports to the Senior Information Security Manager. Working with the Security Application Architect, the incumbent is expected to design, code and test solutions for the Information Security Office’s (ISO) incident processing application and supporting functions. This position is responsible…

May 2, 2022

Recommendations to NIST on the AI Risk Management Framework Initial Draft

On April 28, 2022, a group of researchers – affiliated with centers at the University of California, Berkeley – with expertise in AI research and development, safety, security, policy, and ethics submitted this formal response to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in response to the Initial Draft…

October 19, 2021

Fostering Foresight: 2021 CLTC Research Exchange

On October 7, 2021, the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) hosted our fifth-annual CLTC Research Exchange, a showcase of recent work from our community of affiliated researchers. The theme of this year’s event, “Fostering Foresight,” reinforced how CLTC’s mission focuses on helping individuals, organizations, and governments act on foresight, and…

October 28, 2021

CLTC’s Jessica Newman Supports the University of California in Developing a Responsible AI Strategy

A new report from the University of California Office of the President provides recommendations for how the 10-campus UC System can prepare for and mitigate the potential harms of artificial intelligence. CLTC’s Jessica Newman served on the UC Presidential Working Group on Artificial Intelligence, which outlines a a set of responsible principles to promote the safe and ethical development, use, procurement, and monitoring of AI across the university.

January 25, 2022

Deadlines for International Cooperation in AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a field that promises to fundamentally change human society. Researchers, policymakers, and practitioners largely agree that AI could provide immense benefit to humanity; however, it also poses significant risks. As we speed towards the former, we may inadvertently and irrevocably be committing ourselves to the latter….

April 4, 2022

AI Policy Hub Now Accepting Applications

The UC Berkeley AI Policy Hub is now accepting applications for its inaugural Fall 2022 – Spring 2023 cohort APPLY HERE Applications due by: Tuesday, April 26 at 11:59 PM (PDT)   What are the benefits of the program to participants? Participants of the AI Policy Hub will have the…

January 25, 2022

Transaction Costs of Cybersecurity Governance in Smart City Initiatives

Smart cities lie at the evolving intersection of people and digital technologies. Establishing cross-sector cybersecurity protocols that treat the smart city as an interdependent assemblage of activities entails more than addressing the costs associated with responding to cyberattacks. This research proposal seeks to answer the question: What are the transaction…

January 25, 2022

Understanding Governance, Values, and Identity in the Online Election Information Infrastructure

In the United States, people are increasingly turning to online sources to find information about elections. Election information includes everything from mail-in ballot instructions to candidate Facebook page posts. In the U.S., as well as around the world, online misinformation threatens democratic systems. Politicians, technology companies, journalists, and voters all…

March 1, 2022

AI Policy Hub

Advancing interdisciplinary research to anticipate and address AI policy opportunities About The AI Policy Hub is an interdisciplinary initiative training forward-thinking researchers to develop effective governance and policy frameworks to guide artificial intelligence, today and into the future. Research conducted through the AI Policy Hub helps policymakers and other AI…