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Event ISD: Digital Power and Its Discontents
When Wednesday, April 21, 2010 from 10:30am to 4:30pm
Where Mortara Building Conference Room, 3600 N Street, NW
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Details A one-day conference exploring the ways digital technologies disrupt the balance of power between and among states, their citizens and the private sector.

10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Mortara Center for International Affairs
3600 N Street, N.W.

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Panel 1
Who’s afraid of the “data deluge”:
Making sense of emerging threats to democracy, freedom, and social life

Joel Reidenberg, Fordham University School of Law
Adam Thierer, Progress and Freedom Foundation
John Morris, Center for Technology and Democracy
Moderator: Noam Cohen, The New York Times

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Panel 2
The Internet and the citizen: From confusion to empowerment?

Micah Sifry, Personal Democracy Forum
Jerry Brito, Mercatus Center, George Mason University
Danielle Brian, Project on Government Oversight (tbc)
Moderator: Brendan Greeley, The Economist

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Panel 3
An Internet of one's own?
International perspectives on Internet regulation

Amb. Philip Verveer, U.S. Coordinator for
International Communications & Information Policy
Mark MacCarthy, Georgetown University
Rebecca MacKinnon, Princeton University
Moderator: Evgeny Morozov, Yahoo! Fellow, ISD

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Sponsors Institute for the Study of Diplomacy. Cosponsored with the Mortara Center for International Affairs, the Master of Science in Foreign Service Program, and the Yahoo! Fellows Program, with generous support from the Joseph J. Schott Foundation.
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