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Welcome back to CITP. We are especially excited to welcome new members to our community.  We expect that this year will be full of important research, teaching, and service. As technology continues to shape society, it is a critical time for what we do at the center: bringing together technologists, social scientists, and policy experts to […]

Matthew Salganik, a professor of sociology who has pioneered uses of data and digital technologies in social research, has been appointed interim director of Princeton University’s Center for Information Technology Policy. Salganik, whose appointment starts July 1, succeeds Edward Felten, the Robert E. Kahn Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs, who served as the […]

The Cyber Policy Initiative for The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace has convened a small working group of experts to analyze future trends regarding encryption. CITP Founding Director Ed Felten is a member of the group, which has been working together for over a year and has release two papers prepared by CITP. “One paper […]

“Princeton University researchers will push the limits of data science by leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning across the research spectrum in an interdisciplinary pilot project made possible through a major gift from Schmidt Futures,” and CITP will be part of that project. Two Schmidt Data Scientists will be hired “to leverage and extend machine […]

The interdisciplinary research project “Princeton Dialogues of AI and Ethics” between CITP and the Center for Human Values (UCHV) is currently being featured on Princeton University’s home page. CITP’s director Ed Felten states that the project’s “vision is to take ethics seriously as a discipline, as a body of knowledge, and to try to take […]