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April 2018

Privacy, Personality and Progress on Surveillance

April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mission Room, Benson Center, 500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053 United States
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Do I really have a right to the free unhindered, development of my personality? Is this what my right to privacy is all about? Is this key to understanding the global version of “The American dream”? Is Silicon Valley helping to nurture such a dream or will it selfishly destroy it? Should Silicon Valley stand up to the US Government? Is it powerless to do so or is it a willing accomplice? These are only some of the many questions…

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May 2018

Habeas Data: Privacy vs the Rise of Surveillance Tech

May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lucas Hall, Forbes Family Conference Center, 500 el camino real
santa clara, 95053
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Speaker: Cyrus Farivar Description: Until the 21st century, just about all of our activities were private by default, public through effort. Today anything that touches digital space has the potential (and likelihood) to remain somewhere online forever. That means all of the technologies that have made our lives easier, faster, better, more efficient have also simultaneously made it easier to keep an eye on our activities. Focusing on 10 crucial legal cases, Cyrus Farivar, Ars Technica's senior business editor, will provide a…

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