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[Online Event] Sun & Star: Cyber Great Game: Geopolitics and Geo-economics for Data


Information technologies have transformed and supported our lives and works for the past 25 years. However, the more we get dependent on them, the more they get abused. Cyberspace is becoming deeper, darker and dirtier. State actors are also more active on cyberspace and we are watching Cyber Great Game among them. They are competing access to our data and cognitive space.


Dr. Motohiro Tsuchiya is Vice-President for Global Engagement and Information Technology at Keio University and Professor at Keio University Graduate School of Media and Governance. Prior to joining the Keio faculty, he was associate professor at Center for Global Communications (GLOCOM), International University of Japan. He was visiting scholar at University of Maryland (2001), George Washington University (2001-02), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2008-09), and East-West Center (2013-14). He is interested in the impact of the information revolution on international relations; global governance and information technologies; and cyber security. He was a member of the Council on Security and Defense Capabilities in 2018 to draft the National Defense Program Guidelines of the Japanese government. He authored Cyber Security and International Relations (Tokyo: Chikura Shobo, 2015, in Japanese) and Cyber Great Game (Tokyo: Chikura Shobo, 2020, in Japanese) and co-authored Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses (Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2012) and 40 other books. He earned his BA in political science, MA in international relations, and Ph.D. in media and governance from Keio University. He received 15th Nakasone Yasuhiro Award in 2019.

Thursday, October 21, 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Registration is required. There are 98 seats available.

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