Harvard Kennedy School digital initiative leader recognized among world’s most influential people in digital government

David Eaves, faculty director of digital HKS and lecturer in public policy, was included in Apolitical’s 2018 list of the world’s most influential people in digital government. digital HKS is committed to teaching public leaders how to understand the relationship between technology, data, and the public interest by focusing on areas such as digital service delivery, open data, and digital inclusion and equity.

Making commercial large-scale carbon capture possible—at the right price

In a new journal article, Professor David Keith and his team outline the material and engineering costs of a carbon capture system—the first time the costs of a commercial direct-air-capture process have been published.

Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, and director of the Program on Science, Technology & Society at Harvard Kennedy School, has dedicated her career to exploring the role of science and technology in the law, politics, and policy of modern democracies.

Computer science has a girl problem and Reshma Saujani MPP 1999 is fixing it

Concerned by the scarcity of girls in computer science classrooms, Saujani launched Girls Who Code. Already, the organization has helped 40,000 girls learn how to code.

Program on Science, Technology & Society confronts critical challenges

Data-Smart City Solutions: An Initiative at the Ash Center

Belfer Center launches “Defending Digital Democracy” project

Co-led by the former campaign managers for Hillary Clinton and Mitt Romney and experts from the national security and technology communities, including Facebook and Google, the project aims to identify and recommend strategies, tools, and technology to protect democratic processes and systems from cyber and information attacks.