Cyber Security Basics for You and Your Org

Thursday, November 14 at 1 pm ET | Register here! Join Fellow Sascha Meinrath*, technology policy expert and community internet pioneer, for a hands-on, practical session on operational security for you and your organization. Sascha will help you implement key security measures every public interest organization should know about, and the solutions you can use immediately to help protect your communications, data, and privacy. He is eager to share solutions based upon your needs -- especially best practices and technologies that are neither costly or complicated.

Sascha is the Palmer Chair in Telecommunications at Penn State (, and the director of X-Lab (, a DC-based tech policy institute. He is a board member of the Fourth Amendment Advisory Committee ( and the Defending Rights and Dissent Foundation (, and regularly briefs congressional members, reporters, and NGOs on privacy and issues. Previously, he was the founding director of the Open Technology Institute ( and the Commotion Wireless Project (; and co-founder of (, the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center ( and, most recently, 3-dots ( a community arts and innovation space.