San Franciso, CA, September 21, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Startup Policy LabB, a tech nonprofit that brings government and technology together through education, events, and tools, today announced their upcoming fireside chat to be held in the Runway Incubator in San Francisco on Thursday, October 15, 2015.
The event will feature a fireside chat and audience Q&A with Jennifer Granick Director of Civil Liberties at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society (CIS). CIS is a public interest technology law and policy program at Stanford Law School and a part of Law, Science and Technology Program at Stanford Law School. Director Granick’s practices, speaks and writes about computer crime and security, electronic surveillance, consumer privacy, data protection, copyright, trademark and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
“Director Granick is a leading voices in the current debates about the policies that will define the Internet. Her work and ideas have global impact. We are incredibly excited to have Director Granick join us for this conversation,” says Charles Belle, founder and CEO of Startup Policy Lab. “Director Granick’s warnings about the potential death of the Open Internet as part of her keynote speech at Black Hat have received international coverage – there is no better time to make this conversation accessible and to engage individuals and communities that might not otherwise be aware of the issues currently being debated. We are also really happy to continue our collaboration with Runway Incubator as our host partner and to partner with Women in Security and Privacy.”
Tickets are available through Eventbrite (http://bit.ly/1En3ape) and from the website Startuppolicylab.org until sold out. Early Bird tickets are $15. General Admission tickets are $25. Appetizers and beverages are included with admission. Partners for the event include Runway Incubator and Women in Security and Privacy. For media or sponsorship requests, please contact Charles Belle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Startup Policy Lab
Startup Policy Lab is a tech nonprofit working at the intersection of technology and government. Our mission is to promote innovation, openness, and data-driven policymaking. We build tools that improve the decision-making process.
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