Careful Review of Ethical Considerations: Advanced Research Project Activities within the Intelligence Community

Presented by the Leadership, Ethics and Practice Initiative and the Institute for International Science and Technology Policy

"Ethics Reviews in Research for National Security" with Jason Matheny

Jason Matheny was Assistant Director of National Intelligence, and Director of IARPA, the U.S. intelligence community’s research organization. Before IARPA, he worked at Oxford University, the World Bank, the Applied Physics Laboratory, the Center for Biosecurity, and Princeton University, and was the co-founder of two biotechnology companies. He holds a Ph.D. in applied economics from Johns Hopkins University, an M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins University, an M.B.A. from Duke University and a B.A. from the University of Chicago. He is a member of the National Academies’ Intelligence Community Studies Board, is a recipient of the Intelligence Community's Award for Individual Achievement in Science and Technology and the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, and was named one of Foreign Policy’s “Top 50 Global Thinkers.” He has served on various White House committees related to high-performance computing, biosecurity, artificial intelligence, and quantum information science.

Lunch will be provided.