Harriet Ellis

Research Analyst and Administrative Assistant, Future Conflict and Cyber Security

@HarrietPEllis

Expertise:

  • Cyber security
  • Military doctrines for cyber, national cyber security strategies, norms of behaviour in cyberspace, the role of offensive operations in statecraft

Languages: English

Summary: Harriet Ellis joined the Future Conflict and Cyber Security Programme in September 2015. She contributes to the Programme’s ongoing projects, including the Sino-UK Track 1.5 Cyber Security Dialogue. Since 2015 she has also undertaken research on cyber capabilities for The Military Balance.

Experience:

  • 2015–2016: Research Assistant, Future Conflict and Cyber Security Programme, IISS
  • 2014: MSc International Relations Theory, London School of Economics
  • 2012: First Class BA, University of Western Australia

Publications:

  • The Military Balance, contributor

About the Future Conflict and Cyber Security Programme: The Future Conflict and Cyber Security Programme examines how the future evolution of conflict, including armed conflict and competition in the space domain, will be affected by developments in Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) and related technologies such as robotics, autonomous systems and artificial intelligence.

Joined IISS: 2015

Department: Future Conflict and Cyber Security Programme

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