Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:00

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Witnesses

Mr. Curtis LeGeyt 
Executive Vice President, Government Relations, National Association of Broadcasters

Mr. Tim Donovan 

Senior Vice President, Legislative Affairs, Competitive Carriers Association

Mr. Jeff Cohen 
Chief Counsel, APCO International

Mr. Bohdan Zachary 

General Manager, Milwaukee Public Broadcast Station

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Sponsor: 

United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Date: 
Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:00
18-5214 USA v. AT&T, Inc. 30 minutes per side


Sponsor: 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law 

House Judiciary Committee

Date: 
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:00

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Witnesses

The Honorable Makan Delrahim Assistant Attorney General Department of Justice Antitrust Division    
The Honorable Joseph J. Simms Chairman Federal Trade Commission

 

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Rep Nadler Sounds Off On Google Hearing

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) has called an upcoming House Judiciary Committee hearing with Google CEO Sundar Pichai an important “step to restoring public trust in Google & all the companies that shape the Internet.” But the pro

Sponsor: 

Federal Trade Commission

Date: 
Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:00 to Wed, 12/12/2018 - 16:30

The data security hearings will include five panel discussions and additional discussion of research related to data breaches and data security threats. The first day’s panel discussions will examine incentives to invest in data security and consumer demand for data security. Discussions on the second day will focus on data security assessments, the U.S. framework related to consumer data security, and the FTC’s data security enforcement program.



Sponsor: 

Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology 

Department of Health and Human Services

Date: 
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 07:30 to Fri, 11/30/2018 - 16:00

The 2-day meeting will gather approximately 1,200 health IT partners and will include a combination of plenaries and breakout sessions each day.  The plenary sessions will include keynote addresses and panel discussions.

See full agenda https://www.healthit.gov/news/events/onc-2018-annual-meeting 



Sponsor: 

New America

Date: 
Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:30 to 14:00

The rapidly improving accuracy of satellite navigation in mobile devices can help to democratize land surveying throughout the developing world. How can field practitioners best utilize this tech to implement community mapping initiatives and formalize property rights?



Sponsor: 

New America’s Open Technology Institute (OTI), Mozilla, and Stiftung Neue Verantwortung

Date: 
Tue, 12/11/2018 - 15:30 to 17:15

Countries around the world are struggling with questions surrounding governments’ acquisition, assessment, use, and management of software and hardware vulnerabilities. When may governments retain a vulnerability for exploitation by law enforcement or intelligence agencies instead of disclosing it for repair?



Sponsor: 

Connect Americans Now

Date: 
Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:00

An exclusive briefing where new data will be presented that illuminates the true persistence of the digital divide. Data will be presented on a Surface Hub for user navigation and interaction at the state, county, and congressional district levels.

Please RSVP to [email protected] 



Sponsor: 

Technology Policy Institute

Date: 
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 12:00 to 13:30

New privacy regulations in Europe and California, combined with well-publicized data breaches, are fueling an intense debate about the U.S. approach to consumer privacy. The ongoing Federal Trade Commission hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century prominently feature privacy. The Department of Commerce is engaged in a proceeding to develop privacy policy for the Administration. Companies and privacy advocates are increasingly united in favor of some form of federal privacy legislation. Despite disagreement on the details, the U.S.