Conversations at the confluence of technology, policy, privacy, security, and law
The Dissonance Events Series explores the confluence of technology, policy, privacy, security, and law from a global and national perspective. It seeks to increase universitywide, multidisciplinary discourse, and support university initiatives, including those related to data science. Recordings of all past Dissonance events are available.
Next Dissonance event: Chelsea Manning—A Conversation with Heather Dewey-Hagborg, Thursday, March 15, 2018, 5:10 p.m., at the Michigan Theater
Data Privacy Day (January 28)
Information Assurance (IA) marks Data Privacy Day each year with special events, featured privacy information, and more.
Cyber Security Awareness Month (October)
IA marks National Cyber Security Awareness Month with special events, featured information about IT security, and more. See Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017 for information about the most recent event.
The Security at University of Michigan IT (SUMIT) conference is a free annual symposium held every October designed to raise awareness and educate the community about important cyber security and privacy issues. Recordings of previous SUMIT presentations are available.