Track Chair, Policy, Law and Ethics
Marc Goodman is a global strategist, best selling author and consultant focused on the disruptive impact of advancing technologies on security, business and international affairs. With an expertise in next generation security threats - cyber crime, cyber terrorism and information warfare - he has worked with Interpol, the UN, NATO, the Los Angeles Police Department and the U.S. Government and numerous other international organizations. Marc founded the Future Crimes Institute, and his research includes the security implications of exponential technologies such as robotics, artificial intelligence, the social data revolution, synthetic biology, virtual worlds, genomics, ubiquitous computing and location-based services. He has authored more than dozens of journal articles and most recently the New York Times best seller, FUTURE CRIMES.
Marc holds a Master of Public Administration from Harvard University and a Master of Science in the Management of Information Systems from the London School of Economics. He has served as a Fellow at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperationand is a Distinguished Visiting Scholar at Stanford’s MediaX Laboratory.