Items tagged "tech policy"

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Public Knowledge Launches Report Examining Racial Diversity in Technology Policy

February 15, 2021 diversity , tech policy , tech policy advocacy

We conducted a survey on racial and ethnic diversity in early-career roles and the hiring processes in technology policy nonprofits to understand some of the barriers that people of color face in securing entry-level positions in our field while also advancing the conversation to remove these barriers.

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Reining In Big Tech in Europe and America | What US Policymakers Should Know

January 28, 2021 Big Tech , EU , tech policy , us policy

Across the globe, Big Tech is in the regulatory and antitrust hot seat. The European Commission has launched two major initiatives–the Digital Markets Act & the Digital Services Act–to rein in digital platforms and protect consumers. In the United Kingdom, the Competition and Markets Authority has its own plans for a Digital Markets Unit dedicated […]

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Video: Discovering Career Paths in Tech Policy

October 9, 2020 careers in tech , tech policy , tech policy advocacy , Webinar Series

Public Knowledge hosted a webinar to introduce students and early career professionals to technology policy career paths. Bringing together a panel of diverse individuals currently working in tech policy, we highlighted the variety of opportunities in the field while counseling participants on how to navigate this space. This webinar is open to anyone interested in […]

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We Need People of Color at the Table if We Want Technology Policy That Works for Everyone

February 15, 2021 diversity , Report , tech policy , tech policy advocacy

Join us for “A Seat at the Table: How Tech Policy Groups Can Welcome Diverse Talent” on Friday, February 19 and 1:30pm ET. Register at DiversityInTechPolicy.eventbrite.com. Technology is increasingly integrating into our daily lives at a breakneck pace. Although we love the latest apps and enjoy the ability to freely express ourselves online, we must […]

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