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Ballot 2020: Protecting U.S. Campaign and Elections from Cyber Attacks

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
12:30pm PDT – 1:30pm PDT

Launched in 2020, the USC Election Cybersecurity Initiative is a new non-partisan independent project, supported by Google and the Annenberg Foundation, to help protect campaigns and elections. Join this panel of experts, who are leading online workshops for campaigns, election workers, policymakers, and concerned citizens across all 50 states, as they share an overview of the tool’s objective, factual tools and information to help keep our elections safe.


  • Marc Ambinder, Security Expert In Residence, USC Annenberg
  • Geoffrey Cowan, University Professor and Annenberg Family Chair in Communication Leadership;
  • Adam Clayton Powell III, Senior Fellow, Center on Communication Leadership and Policy
  • Burghardt Tenderich, Professor of Professional Practice, Public Relations