Dr. Matthew H. Fleming

Dr. Matthew H. Fleming is an Institute Fellow with the Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute, a federally funded research and development center serving the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and others. A member of the institute's senior leadership team, he manages the institute's work on cybersecurity, cyber-physical convergence (including the internet of things), and technology innovation (including unmanned systems). He joined the institute from the U.S. Department of Defense, where for several years he directed a number of defense-industrial-base-related cybersecurity work-streams within the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology. An occasional consultant to the International Monetary Fund, where he worked earlier in his career on issues of financial crime control and also foreign exchange regimes, Fleming is also an adjunct professor at Georgetown University, where he teaches courses on cybersecurity and net assessment for the McDonough School of Business, and on risk management and strategy for the McCourt School of Public Policy. He is currently an advisor to the Washington Cyber Roundtable; he has previously served on project teams and expert groups for, among others, the World Economic Forum, President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee, U.S. Department of Defense, and Prime Minister's Delivery Unit in the UK. He holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from the University of London (University College London); a Master of Public Policy from the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor); and a B.A. in American Studies from Yale University.