Cybersecurity Policy Fellow, New America
Samm Sacks is a Cybersecurity Policy and China Digital Economy Fellow at New America. Her research focuses on emerging information and communication technology (ICT) policies globally, particularly in China. She has worked on Chinese technology policy issues for over a decade, both with the U.S. government and in the private sector.
She leads New America’s Data & Great Power Competition project, which looks at the relationship between geopolitics and emerging rules for who harnesses the value of data.
She runs New America’s New York China Tech Roundtable series and is a frequent contributor the DigiChina project, publishing translations and analysis of the latest developments in Chinese tech policy. She is also a Senior Fellow at Yale Law School's Paul Tsai China Center.
She will be speaking on the panel Full Speed Ahead in Tech & Energy, where our experts will debate whether China and America compete or cooperate in these particularly contentious industries.