Roslyn Layton, PhD is Senior Vice President of Strand Consult which produces independent research about telecommunications technologies. She is a Visiting Researcher in Communication, Media and Information technologies in The Technical Faculty of IT and Design in the Department of Electronic Systems at Aalborg University (Denmark). She is the Co-Founder of China Tech Threat dedicated to improving cybersecurity policy to protect people from the Chinese government. She serves as Vice Chair of the Program Committee of the Telecom Policy Research Conference (TPRC). She earned a PhD in business economics from Aalborg University. She is a Senior Contributor at Forbes where she translates academic tech policy for a business audience.