K.A. Taipale

K.A. Taipale is the founder and executive director of the Center for Advanced Studies in Science and Technology Policy. He is also a senior fellow at the World Policy Institute, where he serves as Director of the Global Information Society Project and the Program on Law Enforcement and National Security in the Information Age. An adjunct professor of law at New York Law School, Taipale is a partner of Stilwell Holding LLC, a private investment firm specializing in media, communications, and engineered products industries. The former director of new media development for Columbia Innovation Enterprise at Columbia University, he has appeared before congressional and other national committees, and is the author of numerous academic papers, journal articles, and book chapters on information, technology, and national security issues.