Privacy Talks

Privacy Talks are a monthly series bringing in practitioners and industry experts with a broad variety of experiences in the field of privacy.

Upcoming Privacy Talks

 

Privacy Talks: Hot Topics in Health Care Privacy with Kirk J. Nahra

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology will host a discussion with Kirk J. Nahra, a partner with WilmerHale in Washington, D.C. Our speaker will discuss the hot topics in health care privacy, and how health care issues are involved in the national privacy law debate.

Lunch will be provided for free.

No RSVP is required.

 

Past Privacy Talks

 

Privacy Talks: Big Data Algorithms and Trust with Professor Nizan Packin

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a discussion with Nizan Packin, an associate professor at the Zicklin School of Business, City University of New York, and affiliated faculty at Indiana University’s program on Governance of the Internet & Cybersecurity. Our speaker discussed her research on how passively outsourcing decision-making to algorithms impacts the human desire to get a “second opinion”. Similarly, our speaker discussed how perceiving algorithms as a superior authority circumvents the impact of laws such as the GDPR.

 

Privacy Talks: The Dangers of Facial Recognition Technology with Woodrow Hartzog

Monday, November 12, 2018, 9:30am – 10:45am, Room W120

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion on the dangers of facial recognition technology with Woodrow Hartzog, Professor of Law and Computer Science at Northeastern University School of Law and the College of Computer and Information Science, and Ari Ezra Waldman, Professor of Law at New York Law School.