Centre for Technology and Global Affairs - Events

The Centre organizes conferences, workshops, seminars, and executive sessions with researchers and representatives from leading technology companies and public bodies around the world.

Centre for Technology and Global Affairs - Research Papers

Centre for Technology and Global Affairs - Publications

The Centre conducts advanced interdisciplinary research on policy-relevant topics.

Centre for Technology and Global Affairs - Publications

The Centre conducts advanced interdisciplinary research on policy-relevant topics.

Centre for Technology and Global Affairs - People and Networks

The Centre is a diverse community of faculty, researchers, senior visiting fellows, students, and associated academics in DPIR and other Oxford departments. We aim to foster a broad network of experts comprising researchers, policymakers, technology developers, entrepreneurs, private investors, and shapers of public opinion who can generate and share new knowledge on cutting-edge technologies and opportunities for their use in society. We seek to partner with world-class thinkers, practitioners, and organizations from around the globe.

Director

Lucas Kello is Senior Lecturer in International Relations. He serves as Director of the Centre for Technology and Global Affairs, a major research initiative on the impact of modern technology on international relations, government, and society. He is also co-Director of the interdisciplinary Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security at the Department of Computer Science. His recent or forthcoming publications include The Virtual Weapon and International Order (Yale University Press), “The Meaning of the Cyber Revolution: Perils to Theory and Statecraft” in International Security, and “Security” in The Oxford Companion to International Relations (Oxford University Press).

Advisory Board

Artur Kluz is Founding Donor and Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Technology and Global Affairs. Mr. Kluz is an investor, lawyer, and international affairs advisor. He is the founder and Managing Partner of Kluz Ventures, an investment firm focused on breakthrough technologies and global growth strategies.

Steven Cowley is President of Corpus Christi College and Professorial Research Fellow in the Department of Physics at Oxford University.

Venky Narayanamurti is Benjamin Peirce Research Professor of Technology and Public Policy, Professor of Physics, and formerly the John L. Armstrong Professor and Dean of the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University.

Joseph S. Nye, Jr. is University Distinguished Service Professor and formerly Dean of the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Management Committee

Kalypso Nicolaïdis  (Chair) Professor of International Relations and Director of the Centre for International Studies

Richard Caplan  Professor of International Relations

Louise Fawcett  Professor of International Relations and Head of the Department of Politics and International Relations

Jonathan Jones  Professor of Physics

Lucas Kello  Senior Lecturer in International Relations and Director of the Centre for Technology and Global Affairs

Helen Margetts  Professor of Society and the Internet and Director of the Oxford Internet Institute

Andrew Martin  Professor of Systems Security and Director of the Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security

Ivan Martinovic  Associate Professor of Computer Science

Visiting Fellows

Richard Harknett US-UK Fulbright Scholar in Cybersecurity; Professor of Political Science, University of Cincinnati

Innar Liiv Associate Professor, Department of Informatics, Tallinn University of Technology

Robert Madelin Senior Innovation Adviser, European Commission

Research Affiliates

Jamie Collier DPhil Candidate in Cyber Security, Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security

Florian Egloff Clarendon Scholar and DPhil Candidate in Cyber Security, Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security

James Shires DPhil Candidate in International Relations, Department of Politics and International Relations

Max Smeets DPhil Candidate in International Relations, Department of Politics and International Relations