Aaron Alva researches at the intersection of data security, law, & policy on a variety of topics including cloud forensics, digital evidence admissibility, surgical robotics security, legal requirements engineering, and in consumer protection.
Aaron is a Technologist at the Federal Trade Commission. Before the FTC, Aaron contributed to the UW Tech Policy Lab, and completed a joint-J.D. and M.S. in Information Management as an NSF CyberCorps scholarship recipient at the University of Washington.
In his free time, Aaron is an avid mobile photographer.