Technology   Wed, February 21, 2018 12:32 PM

Washington, DC - February 21,  2018   11:00 a.m. -  3:30 p.m.  The Raben Group : 1341 G  Street, N.W.,  Washington, D.C    


10:30 a.m.  Registration

11:00    Greeting:  Ma. Cristina Caballero, President/CEO, Dialogue on Diversity,   Convenor

                 Jackie Reyes-Yanes, Mayor’s Office on Latino Affairs, D.C. 

        Overview   Travis R. Hall, National Telecommunications and Information Administration

11:30  Regulation in Protection of Privacy Interests  

Statutes, Administrative Rules – Medical, Commercial, Official.   Differences in Regulatory content and style: U.S., Europe.   The Eternal Puzzles of Net Neutrality.

Joseph Miller,  WashingTECH,   Carmen Scurato, Nat’l Hispanic Media Coalition

Yosef Getachew,   Common Cause

 podcast,  Carmen





12:00   Noon   Special Problems of IoT Networks     

Smart Homes, Smart Cities, Wearables – the Worrisome Wonders of Modern Times

Kelsey Finch,  Future of Privacy Forum

12:30  p.m.   Midday Session —   Lunch,  Speakers,  Special Topics

               Prof. Spencer Overton,  Law School., GWU, Future of Work;  Lauren Smith, Future of

                     Privacy Forum,  Special Issues of Algorithms    Brenda K. Leong,  FPF,  Biometrics


1:30   Commercial  Internet Data and its Security   William J. McBorrough ,  MCGlobal Tech  

                  Kate Mereand, D.C. Government, Department of Small Local Business Development         

              Miranda Bogen,  Upturn    Targeted Ads:  Beyond Privacy

2:00   Medical Records — IT in the health care industries

               Dr. Adrian  Gropper,  Chief Technology Officer, Patient Privacy Rights 

      2:30   Government Data Collection

                   High-Tech Surveillance;   Disparate effects on Minority Populations

               Prof. Alvaro Bedoya,  Georgetown University Law Center


      3:00   Students and their Travails – Educational forums

Surveillance in the School House  — Repression of thought and speech,  discrimination against Minority communities

                     Mauricio Vasquez.  Ana G. Méndez  University System

                     Amelia Vance. Future of Privacy                  

3:30   Adjournment

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