Big Tech Under the Spotlight: Privacy, Transparency, and Regulation

Big Tech Under the Spotlight: Privacy, Transparency, and Regulation

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Big Tech companies, the darlings of Wall Street for so long, are facing historic headwinds and consumer distrust on Main Street, not to mention Capitol Hill and among regulators in Europe. Under ever greater scrutiny for the data they collect, how they collect it and their models for monetizing it, Big Tech is facing potentially big changes. Does such scrutiny mark an end of an era—or perhaps just a chapter—for the likes of Facebook, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Apple, and their peers in Silicon Valley? How should tech-savvy but time-limited consumers think about the impacts—positive or otherwise—that Big Tech has on their lives?

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Julia Boorstin
Senior Media and Entertainment Correspondent, CNBC

 

Speakers

Michael Beckerman
President and CEO, Internet Association

 

Fadi Chehadé
Chairman, Chehadé & Company

 

Makan Delrahim
Assistant Attorney General of the Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice

 

Tristan Harris
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Center for Humane Technology; Former Design Ethicist, Google

 

Luke Nosek
Managing Partner, Gigafund

 

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