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POSTPONED – CITP Conference: Big Tech: New Policy Environment

Thursday, January 25, 2018
5:00 pm


Sherrerd Hall
Sherrerd Hall
Princeton, NJ 08544 United States
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PLEASE NOTE: This conference has been postponed. A new date has not yet been set.

The reach of today’s technologies, and their impact on public life, have intensified debates about the role of technology companies. Companies increasingly find themselves in positions where they have to make judgements that impact large populations. Some commentators argue in favor of more regulatory oversight, while others suggest a more precautionary approach to protect innovation and economic progress. This one day interdisciplinary conference features a range of discussions in the area of competition and open Internet, consumer privacy, online abuse and harassment and the current discussions around technology companies and political campaigns.