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Friday, May 5, 2017 - 9:00am to 1:30pm
Computer scientists face thorny ethical questions in the course of everyday research: Could my new face detector be misused for racial profiling? Is my web crawler accidentally scooping up sensitive information about people? Inadequate attention to ethics risks undermining public trust; conversely, uncertainty about ethical norms and rules...
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
The third in a series of workshops exploring how technological developments may unsettle foundations of American democracy. Each session features a scholar who will explain the challenge and lead a discussion of exploring the dimensions of the problem and possible solutions.
 
Co-sponsored with the Program in Law and...
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
The second in a series of workshops exploring how technological developments may unsettle foundations of American democracy. Each session features a scholar who will explain the challenge and lead a discussion of exploring the dimensions of the problem and possible solutions.
 
How did Americans vote in the 19th century...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Last November, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a landmark privacy rule governing how Internet service providers (ISPs) could collect and share customer data. On April 4, 2017, President Trump signed a joint resolution that repealed this rule before it could ever take effect.
 
This panel will discuss...
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
The first in a series of workshops exploring how technological developments may unsettle foundations of American democracy. Each session features a scholar who will explain the challenge and lead a discussion of exploring the dimensions of the problem and possible solutions.
 
Fake News on Facebook is all the rage right...
Monday, March 20, 2017 to Tuesday, March 21, 2017
 
The internet was supposed to unify us … but has that happened? In a world filled with cyber hacks, communication silos and government surveillance, can liberty really survive the digital age?
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Monday, March 13, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Information and communications technologies (ICTs) enrich everyday life and are essential to the global economy. Whether it is the allocation of the radio frequency spectrum for mobile wireless, supporting the free flow of information, or adopting voluntary technical standards, we need international policies...

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Professor Felten recently completed a 20-month rour of duty at the White House, where he served as Deputy U.S. Chief Technology Officer.  In this talk he will discuss his experience there, describe ongoing policy challenges, and reflect on the role of technology and academic expertise in policymaking.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Tweet questions and comments to @fmkaplan using hashtag #PrincetonFung

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