Initiatives and Research

Pitt Disinformation Lab

​Pitt Disinformation Lab (PDL) connects and empowers communities to rearrange the pixels of disinformation campaigns into tools for future resilience.

Pittsburgh Task Force on Public Algorithms

The Pittsburgh Task Force on Public Algorithms seeks to establish best practices and practical guidance for municipalities seeking to ensure algorithmic accountability and equity for all residents.

Election Security

Pitt Cyber’s work on election security explores the technical, policy, and political challenges to securing our elections and provides practical, recommendations for protecting our democracy.

Youth Education and Workforce Development

Pitt Cyber is committed to creating workforce development opportunities in cyber and STEM-related fields for high school and college students through local events and programs. 

Research and Publications

Pitt Cyber’s affiliate scholar community works on a range of cyber themes, driving research, industry, and policy conversations.