The Internet, Invisible Aircraft & Robots: The Future of Defense is Now

Steven Walker
Michael Sulmeyer
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 6:00pm
Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs Cyber Security Project

A conversation with
Dr. Steven H. Walker
Acting Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Michael Sulmeyer (Moderator)
Director, Cyber Security Project, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Moderator Michael Sulmeyer, Director of the Cyber Security Project at the Belfer Center, was joined onstage Wednesday night by Steven H. Walker, Acting Director of DARPA, to discuss the future of cyber warfare, technological advancements in the D.o.D., and new defense systems in the U.S. military. The panelists also discussed Artificial Intelligence, cyber security, and medical advancements in technology and prosthetics for The Wounded Warrior Project. The panelists also took questions from the audience regarding the current nature of war, balancing private and public advancements in technology, and the intersectionality of defense and social projects.