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.

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Past Privacy Talks

 

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

Monday, November 12, 2018, 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., 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.

 

Judge John A. Ross, Eastern District of Missouri, United States District Court

Thursday, April 5, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center hosted a discussion with Judge John A. Ross, Eastern District of Missouri, United States District Court. Judge Ross discussed various aspects of privacy cases that he has overseen in his capacity as a federal district court judge, including his role in approving a $11.2 settlement in a class action lawsuit against the online dating website Ashley Madison related to a data breach that exposed information stolen for those seeking extramarital affairs.

 

Michael Pastor of the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Board Room W204

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a discussion with Michael Pastor, the General Counsel of the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT). Michael discussed the privacy policy of the LinkNYC program, the creation of the City’s Cyber Command, and issues related to the City’s mobile telecom franchises.

 

Careers in Privacy with Sue Glueck of Microsoft

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 12:45pm – 1:45pm, Room W220

The Innovation Center for Law and Technology hosted a presentation and discussion with Sue Glueck, Academic Relations Director for the Corporate, External & Legal Affairs department at Microsoft. Sue gave advice on determining whether her area of law is a good fit for rising lawyers interested in privacy and the best way to break into a career as a privacy lawyer.