The public event will be held at the NYU Law School starting at 5:15PM on March 17, 2014. This event will be open to the public, but to attend you must RSVP here. Space is limited. The discussion will also be livestreamed from the Data & Society website.
The evening will begin with comments from danah boyd from Microsoft Research and the Data & Society Research Institute. A senior official from the White House will open the evening with a keynote speech, followed by a lively discussion with an outstanding plenary panel comprised of Kate Crawford (Microsoft Research and MIT), Steven Hodas (NYC Department of Education), Alondra Nelson (Columbia University), and Shamina Singh (MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth). Anil Dash (ThinkUp / Activate) will moderate the panel. Finally, we will turn to comments and questions from the audience.