The Yale Information Society Project is pleased to announce the Privacy and Innovation Symposium, scheduled to take place on October 29, 2010 from 1:00-5:30 p.m. in Room 127 of Yale Law School. Sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation, the symposium will bring together leading scholars to explore the relationship between privacy and innovation. Panelists will discuss how the need to protect privacy can promote technological innovation in industries ranging from healthcare to digital commerce. They will examine privacy issues in the context of Web 2.0 and social networking platforms, discussing how these technologies should be designed to promote user autonomy, personal privacy, and transparency of operations. Finally, the panelists will discuss how innovations designed to protect privacy can promote freedom of expression. The event is free and open to the public but registration is required at: http://yaleisp.eventbrite.com
. Please join us after the event for a reception in the alumni reading room.
Sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation