Emerging Tech for Social Change

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U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Congressional Room North
Washington DC, 20515 Google
25 Massachusetts Ave NW #900
Washington DC, 20001

Join us on Thursday, May 2 for Emerging Tech for Social Change, our 8th annual conference on emerging technologies and policy, building on the success of Emerging Tech DC and 3D/DC.

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Creating A Cybersecurity “Energy Star” for Our Connected Future

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Public Knowledge
1818 N St. NW, Suite 410
Washington DC, 20036

This #DCCyberWeek roundtable discussion will focus on a working paper outlining how the United States might develop an “Energy Star” label for consumer-grade internet-of-things products. We’ll provide an advance copy of the draft paper to all participants and an opportunity for feedback during the roundtable.

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Privacy Now Hill Briefing

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Location
Russell Senate Office Building
Room SR-485
Washington DC, 20002

Unregulated data collection and use in the United States has eroded public trust in companies to safeguard and use data responsibly. Irresponsible data practices lead to a broad range of harms, including discrimination in employment, health care, and advertising, data breaches, and loss of individuals’ control over personal information. The public needs and deserves strong and comprehensive federal legislation that will protect their privacy and afford meaningful redress, while preserving the ability of governments at all levels to play a role in privacy protection and enforcement.

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Congressional Briefing on Net Neutrality Oral Arguments

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U.S. Capitol Visitors Center
Congressional Meeting Room North - CVC 268
Washington DC, 20515

On February 1, 2019, the Federal Communications Commission went to court to attempt to defend its 2017 decision to gut the agency's net neutrality consumer protections and eliminate all FCC oversight of internet service providers (ISPs).

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15th Annual IP3 Awards

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The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Pavilion Foyer
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington DC, 20004

Please join Public Knowledge as we celebrate our 15th annual IP3 Awards!

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