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The latest news on nuclear, biological, and emerging technological threats from NTI.

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NTI at the Munich Security Conference: Addressing Catastrophic Biological Risks and Advancing Principles for Euro-Atlantic Security

The Nuclear Threat Initiative will be on the ground next week at the 2024 Munich Security Conference (MSC). Learn about all of NTI’s activities and official side events at MSC.

16 February 2024

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NTI Experts Participate in China-U.S. Track II Dialogue on Nuclear Security

Experts from NTI and the China Arms Control and Disarmament Association (CACDA) gathered at the State Nuclear Technology Centre (SNSTC) outside of Beijing for the first in-person meeting of the China-U.S. Track II Dialogue on Nuclear Security since the COVID-19 pandemic.

15 February 2024

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New International Biosecurity Organization Launched to Safeguard Bioscience

IBBIS, an independent organization to be headquartered in Geneva, provides tools that will allow technological innovation to flourish, safely and responsibly.

15 February 2024

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NTI Hosts 8th Meeting of Cyber-Nuclear Forum

Nearly 40 cybersecurity experts from nuclear facilities in more than 14 countries discussed practical steps for strengthening cybersecurity at nuclear facilities during the eighth meeting of NTI’s Cyber-Nuclear Forum.

7 February 2024

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NTI Begins Scoping New International AI-Bio Forum

To reduce biosecurity risks that arise at the intersection of AI and the life sciences, NTI | bio convened experts in synthetic biology, machine learning, bioinformatics, and international security policy to outline steps toward establishing an international AI-Bio Forum.

31 January 2024

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NTI | bio Convenes Workshop on Disincentivizing State Bioweapons Development and Use

NTI | bio convened a workshop on “Disincentivizing State Bioweapons Development and Use” a week ahead of the Biological Weapons Convention Working Group meetings in Geneva, Switzerland.

27 January 2024

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Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Headlines Inaugural NTI Innovation Forum

NTI Co-Chair and CEO Ernest J. Moniz hosted Eric Schmidt, former CEO and chairman of Google, for a conversation about how today’s emerging technologies will fundamentally alter global security—and society at large.

25 January 2024

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NTI Highlights Nuclear Effects Research at the Second Meeting of States Parties to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

NTI Program Officer Patricia Jaworek joined a panel discussion on the devastating humanitarian effects of nuclear weapons and shared her research on the subject.

19 December 2023

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NTI | bio VP signs on to “Eight Commonsense Actions on Biosafety and Biosecurity”

NTI | bio Vice President Jaime Yassif is one of several dozen senior-level expert signatories on a recent Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) report, “Eight Commonsense Actions for Biosafety and Biosecurity.”

4 December 2023

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New global Playbook for nuclear energy outlines pathways to scale up new projects

"This will help create a global nuclear ecosystem that can deliver historically large annual nuclear deployments for an extended period and meet strong nonproliferation and nuclear security standards,” said NTI Co-Chair and CEO Ernest J. Moniz

4 December 2023