Open Call: Podcast Producer

Digital Asia Hub is looking for a producer to help bring to life our first podcast on technology and society in Asia, Spoke, which will focus exclusively on the Social Credit System in China for season 1. We are looking for someone who has the requisite sound production chops and vision to help compellingly tell[…]

Asia Pacific Regional IGF Forum (Bangkok 2017)

Executive Director Malavika Jayaram was a participant and speaker at the 3-day 2017 Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) in Bangkok, Thailand, from 26-29 July, 2017. The theme of the Forum was “Ensuring Inclusive and Sustainable Development in Asia Pacific: A Regional Agenda for Internet Governance”. Malavika Jayaram was a speaker at the workshop ‘Understanding Solutions[…]

AI in Asia: AI for Social Good

  AGENDA 6TH MARCH 2017: PUBLIC CONFERENCE 9:15 am  Registration commences Chair: Toshie Takahashi, Professor of Waseda University, Local Organiser 9:45 am  Welcome remarks Malavika Jayaram, Executive Director, Digital Asia Hub Prof. Kazuaki Ueno, Director, Research Institute for Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University 10:00 am Opening Keynote: Dr. Yutaka Matsuo, University of Tokyo  10:30[…]

Get Involved

Through the year we invite scholars and practitioners from the region to we participate in workshops and conferences, or calls for essays and research papers. The best way to follow our announcements is to follow us on Twitter @digitalasiahub.

About Us

The Digital Asia Hub is an independent, non-profit Internet and society research think tank based in Hong Kong, led by an Executive Director, Management Board, and Steering Committee. Its funding is provided through individual, institutional and corporate donations.  Incubated by The Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University and a diverse group[…]

Contact Us

For general inquires, please contact Julianne Chan at: For social media and content inquiries, please contact Dev Lewis at: Social Media Please tag tweets, links, photos, and blogpost using the hashtag #digitalasiahub and/or @digitalasiahub. Twitter: Follow @digitalasiahub for more updates. Keep up to date with other Digital Asia Hub friends by subscribing to this Twitter list.   =========[…]

Our Team

Malavika Jayaram, Executive Director  Malavika is the inaugural Executive Director of the Digital Asia Hub. Prior to her relocation to Hong Kong, she spent three years as a Fellow at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, focused on privacy, identity, biometrics and data ethics, and eight years in London, with[…]

Mission & Scope

The Digital Asia Hub (the “Hub”) undertakes activities in three main areas: research, knowledge sharing and capacity building. Research At the core of the Hub is independent and interdisciplinary research exploring both the opportunities and challenges related to digital technology, innovation, and society in Asia.  The following topics, among others, have been flagged as initial[…]

Steering Committee

The Digital Asia Hub’s Steering Committee provides strategic, high-level guidance to the Board of Management on selected areas such as overall research and fundraising strategy. Its current members include the following (please note that all individuals, unless indicated otherwise, serve in their personal capacity, and that affiliations are provided for identification purpose only): Chinmayi Arun,[…]