Forum Network

A video for this event is featured on the Forum Network

Lowell Lecture

Infiltrating the Terrorists' Network: Privacy Versus Security

Date & Time

Jan. 27, 2016 at 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


First Parish Church in Cambridge
3 Church Street Cambridge, MA 02138
Driving Directions


Greg Nojeim directs the Freedom, Security and Technology Project at the Center for Democracy and Technology, a Washington D.C. NGO dedicated to Internet freedom. Nojeim's expertise is in protecting personal privacy in the digital age, against government intrusion. He leads CDT's cybersecurity work and has testified before Congress about the impact of cybersecurity proposals on privacy.

Presenting Organization

Cambridge Forum


Current Affairs


Mary Stack (, 617 495 2727)

After the Paris attacks, many feel that the world has entered a new and terrible "reign of terror". We begin our Cambridge Forum "Deep Globalization" series by considering the challenges of balancing security concerns with protecting our privacy. How do we go about tracking down terrorists, who use encryption to communicate and coordinate attacks, while simultaneously, safeguarding our own personal data?