Dr. Anuradha (Anu) Rao
Dr, Anuradha (Anu) Rao is an academic-entrepreneur, a netizen, and a parent. She founded CyberCognizanz to spread greater awareness about the opportunities and dangers of new technologies to individuals and to corporations. She educates by combining cybersecurity theories with a pragmatic and practically applied approach.
She is passionate about spreading broad-based education to those leveraging the internet for work, networking, romance, and education, and to make the internet a safer, happier and more empowering space. Her unique skill set comes from the combination of communications, new media, political science, and cybersecurity knowledge.
Dr. Rao has a Ph.D. in Communications and New Media from the National University of Singapore (NUS), and a M.A. in Political Science from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), in India. She is originally from India, and having lived in 10 cities in 6 countries, considers herself a global citizen. She has been based in Singapore since 2008, , where she serves the community and raises her family.