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Biographical details

Alexi Drew is a research associate at The Policy Institute (King's College London), an associate fellow at the Global Network on Extremism and Technology (GNET), and an executive manager at the European Cyber Conflict Research Initiative (EECRI).

Her work focuses upon emerging technologies, the international norms surrounding them, and their impact upon international relations and geopolitics.

Alexi is a member of the Women in International Security (WIIS) UK Chapter’s Leadership team and also a mentor for Girl Security.

She has a specific interest in information operations, platform governance, arms control, algorithmic power, cyber security, and artificial intelligence. She blames her career path on too much Star Trek while growing up.

Research interests

  • Cyber Security
  • Artifical Intelligence
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Arms Control
  • Technology Governance
  • Mis/Disinformation

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

International Security, Doctor of Philosophy, SECURITISING CYBER-CAPABILTY: AN ANALYIS OF NORM CONSTRUCTION METHODS, Royal Holloway, University of London

Award Date: 1 Sept 2019

External positions

Executive Manager, European Cyber Conflict Research Institute

1 Mar 2021 → …

Leadership Team, Women in International Security (British chapter coordinator)

1 Sept 2020 → …

Mentor, Girl Security

1 May 2020 → …


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