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Yale Privacy Lab Online Event - Flatten the Curve Summit

  • 1.  Yale Privacy Lab Online Event - Flatten the Curve Summit

    Posted 04-15-2020 01:54
    Yale Privacy Lab logoFlatten The Curve Summit
    April 21, 2020 - 3:00pm to April 23, 2020 - 3:00pm EDT

    Hosted by: Yale Privacy Lab, a local organization in the Electronic Frontier Alliance

    The online "Flatten The Curve Summit" will take place on April 21-23, 2020. The Summit will bring together leading experts in public health, law, cyber conflict, climate change, collaboration, and digital self-defense. This three-day remote Summit will showcase twenty-one speakers in one-hour remote sessions. Speakers will share empowering knowledge, strategies, and tools. Attendees will learn how to strengthen their communities, cope with change, and stem the tide of the next crisis.

    Sessions will feature speakers from Yale University, Oxford University, McGill University, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the Free Software Foundation, and other leading research non-profit, entrepreneurial, and civic organizations. Attendees will gain a variety of new skills while staying home, social distancing, and doing their part to "flatten the curve" of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    The Summit's innovative funding model contributes directly to public health and digital rights, with 10% of proceeds donated to non-profits GNU Health and Fight for the Future. Tickets are "Pay What You Can" with a suggested contribution of $25 USD

    When:
    April 21-23
    RSVP
    Where:
    Online

    This event is organized by  Yale Privacy Lab, a grassroots group participating in the Electronic Frontier Alliance. The EFA is a network of grassroots organizations across the country committed to promoting digital rights. Together, we're building a movement to promote freedom of expression, privacy, security, creativity, and access to knowledge.



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    Megan Price
    She/Her
    International Chair - MAHD/SSH
    Newsletter Coordinator - SLA Europe
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