Julia Voo

Cyber Fellow at Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

12-19 May 2022

Julia Voo (@JuliaVoo) is a Cyber Fellow and leads the team behind Harvard Belfer's National Cyber Power Index. She was formerly the Research Director for the China Cyber Policy Initiative at Harvard.

Her areas of research concern geotech strategy including the Digital Silk Road, industrial policy, and technical standards for strategic technologies.

A 2019 graduate of Harvard Kennedy School'sMaster in Public Administration program, Julia served earlier at the British Embassy in Beijing where she covered China's cyber and artificial intelligence policy from a commercial perspective, technical standards, and other trade policy issues. She lived in Beijing for seven years with stints at the EU Delegation to China, Carnegie-Tsinghua Centre for Global Policy, and she has spent time at the UK's Cabinet Office.

Julia's research, writings and commentary have featured in several media outlets including the Financial Times, the Economist, BBC World News, Wired Magazine, and Cyberscoop. She is also the Chief of Staff and Global Cybersecurity and Tech Policy lead at HP Inc.