Nadya T. Bliss
Nadya T. Bliss is executive director of the Global Security Initiative at Arizona State University (ASU) where she oversees efforts to address the complex, interdependent security challenges of today and beyond. Bliss holds a professor of practice appointment and is a member of graduate faculty in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering and a senior sustainability scientist appointment in the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability. She is also a senior fellow at New America. Before joining ASU in 2012, Bliss spent 10 years at MIT Lincoln Laboratory, most recently as the founding group leader of the Computing and Analytics Group. Bliss currently serves as an Executive Committee member of the Computing Community Consortium and as vice-chair of the DARPA Information Science and Technology (ISAT) Study Group.