Chris Doten

Chief Innovation Officer

Chris Doten

I've spent the last decade bouncing among being a full-time IT geek, enjoying grad-school conversations about foreign policy, scrapping in the American politics, and working in the developing world.

I'm particularly intrigued by the blowback this connection revolution can have. The tech transformation isn't all positive: the same tools that help citizens communicate, mobilize and transform can help authoritarians repress, control and manipulate.

If you want to send me something securely, here's my PGP key:

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Connect with Chris

Chris's Posts

By Chris Doten | August 8, 2014
Meet DemTools: Closing the Geek Gap
By Chris Doten | May 23, 2014
We're In a People Business, Not a Computer Business
By Chris Doten | April 28, 2014
CyberDialogue: The Future of Internet Freedom
By Chris Doten | April 8, 2014
We're Hiring! NDItech Summer Internship
By Chris Doten | March 5, 2014
Back to Basics - 5 Simple Security Tips
By Chris Doten | December 9, 2013
That's Random: RCTs in Democracy and Governance
By Chris Doten | November 5, 2013
Learning ADIDS - Digital Security Trainings for Grownups
By Chris Doten | September 6, 2013
Election Passport - Election Data and the Challenge of Unreliable Narrators
By Chris Doten | June 17, 2013
The Communications World has Changed. Have your Programs?
By Chris Doten | April 8, 2013
Innovation in Context
By Chris Doten | April 2, 2013
We're Hiring! Part-time Writer
By Chris Doten | March 12, 2013
Tunisian Idol: Web Debates Version