July 2, 2022
Need for training initiatives, passage of ‘innovation act’ flagged at House Homeland hearing on emerging tech and cybersecurity
Lawmakers on the House Homeland Security cyber subcommittee quizzed a panel of technology policy leaders on security issues related to emerging tech including artificial intelligence and quantum computing, with a focus on training initiatives and support for NIST’s post-quantum cryptography effort.
The subcommittee hosted a Wednesday hearing titled “Securing the Future: Harnessing the Potential of Emerging Technologies while Mitigating Security Risks.”
Witnesses included Charles Robinson, IBM’s public sector leader for quantum computing; Mastercard International executive vice president and chief...