Vered Zlaikha

Vered Zlaikha

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Vered is a PhD candidate at the Hebrew University, Faculty of Law. Vered holds a wealth of practical experience in Cyber Law and Policy both at the national and international levels, gained from her previous roles as the Legal Advisor for Technology  nd Cybersecurity Affairs at the Israel Defense Forces and as the Head of International Cyber Policy and Initiatives at the Israel  ational Cyber Directorate.
She has led International Cyber Policy affairs, working closely with different governmental ministries in Israel as well as with international counterparts. Vered represented the State of Israel at the UN OEWG (Open-Ended Working Group) on cybersecurity affairs. She was a Vice-chair and bureau member of the Working Party on Security in the Digital Economy at the OECD.
During 2017-2019, Vered was a member of the steering committee of the Haifa University Cyber Law and Policy Research Center. In recent years, she participated as a speaker in conferences and workshops on Cyber Law and Policy at Tel Aviv University, Haifa University, the National Defense College and the Institute for National Security Studies in Israel Vered holds Bachelor of laws (LL.B), Bar – Ilan University; Master of Laws (LL.M), Tel Aviv University; Master's Degree (M.A) Executive program, Security and Diplomacy, Tel Aviv University. In parallel to her PhD studies, Vered is a Partner and the Head of Cyber Affairs and AI Practice in Lipa Meir & Co. Advocates law firm.

Vered's Research:

* Tech giants and their normative roles in cyberspace