Karim Farhat is a Research Assistant and PhD student at the Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Public Policy. His research focuses on the institutions and standards environment evolving around the Internet of Things. Karim’s other research interests include the economics of information security and Internet governance. Karim contributes to IGP on IoT related issues.
Before joining Georgia Tech, Karim was active in the Internet Society chapter of his native Lebanon, particularly through his involvement with the Internet governance and start-up arenas. Karim also worked in DC for an indie film company and has a Masters in Media Studies from Ohio University.