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Fergus Hanson

Director of International Cyber Policy Centre, Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Fergus Hanson currently director of the international Cyber Policy Centre at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) and the author of Internet Wars and has published widely on a range of cyber and foreign policy topics.

He was a Visiting Fellow at the Brookings Institution and a Professional Fulbright Scholar based at Georgetown University working on the uptake of new technologies by the US government. He has worked for the UN, as a Program Director at the Lowy Institute and served as a diplomat at the Australian Embassy in The Hague. He was also a Fellow at Cambridge University’s Lauterpacht Research Centre for International Law and the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Pacific Forum.