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February 2018
(44 events)
Feb
1
FCBA Privacy and Data Security Committee CLE on “U.S. Perspectives on EU Privacy Frameworks,” rescheduled from Nov. 20, 6 p.m., Wiley Rein, 1776 K St. NW — see here
Feb
2
Journal of Law, Economics & Policy annual daylong event, George Mason University, Scalia Law School, Founders Hall Auditorium, 3351 Fairfax Dr., Arlington, Virginia — see here
Feb
5
Public Knowledge event on privacy legislation, 2 p.m., G-11 Dirksen — see here
Feb
6
Hudson Institute event/lunch on conservative perspective on the FCC and U.S. communications policy, including Commissioner Mike O’Rielly, noon, Suite 400, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
6
Senate Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance and Data Security Subcommittee hearing on data security and bug bounty programs and an Uber breach, 2:45 p.m., 253 Russell — see here
Feb
6
Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council daylong annual broadband and social justice summit, Westin Georgetown Hotel — see here
Feb
7
Incompas annual Policy Summit, Newseum, starting at 9 a.m. — see here
Feb
7
Common Sense all-day conference on health effects of tech addiction, 9 a.m., Kaiser Center for Total Health, 700 Second St. NE — see here
Feb
7
FCBA CLE "ISP Responsibilities Under Copyright and the DMCA" 6-8:15 p.m., Wilkinson Barker, 1800 M St. NW, 800N — see here
Feb
8
U.S. Chamber Global Innovation Policy Center releases sixth International IP Index, including GIPC CEO David Hirschmann and MPAA CEO Charles Rivkin, 5 p.m., U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H St. NW — see here
Feb
8
FCBA Engineering and Technical Committee brown bag lunch: meet FCC Chief Technology Officer Eric Burger, 12:15 p.m., Mintz Levin, Suite 900, Capitol Hill Conference Room, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
11–12
Silicon Flatirons on "Regulating Computing and Code," University of Colorado Law School, Wolf Law Building, Wittemeyer Courtroom, 2450 Kittredge Loop Rd., Boulder — see here
Feb
12
American Enterprise Institute event on cryptocurrencies and blockchain, 5 p.m., Auditorium, 1789 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Feb
12
Postponed: Cato Institute event on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Section 702 including Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., 6 p.m., Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Feb
12
Congressional Internet Caucus advisory committee lunch event on net neutrality, noon, 2237 Rayburn — see here
Feb
13
FCBA Mass Media and Video Programming and Distribution committees brown bag lunch to meet FCC eighth-floor media aides, 12:15 p.m., Pillsbury Winthrop, 1200 17th St. NW — see here
Feb
13
FCBA State and Local Practice Committee CLE on state regulation of VoIP, 6 p.m., Renaissance Hotel, 999 9th St. NW — see here
Feb
13
AT&T event on 3.5 GHz, including FCC Commissioner Mike O’Rielly, 12:30 p.m., 601 New Jersey Ave. NW — see here
Feb
14
Two House Science, Space and Technology Committee subcommittees hold hearing on "Beyond Bitcoin: Emerging Applications for Blockchain Technology," 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn — see here
Feb
14
Glen Echo event on citizens broadband radio service, 1 p.m., General Electric, 1299 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
14–15
NG911 Institute events, including 5 p.m. reception the first day with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, and FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel at Rayburn foyer, and next day technology event from 10 a.m. including Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. at 2044/5 Rayburn — see here
Feb
14
Senate Commerce Committee hearing with FTC nominees Joseph Simons, Rohit Chopra, Noah Phillips and Christine Wilson, 10 a.m., 253 Russell — see here
Feb
14
Brookings Institution event on cybersecurity framework, 10:30 a.m, Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Feb
15
Next Century Cities event on local voices and broadband decision-making, with Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., and others, 3 p.m., 122 Cannon — see here
Feb
15
Verizon event on Supreme Court's U.S. v. Carpenter case, 11 a.m., Suite 500 East, 1300 Eye St. NW — see here
Feb
15
American Enterprise Institute event including Democrats Sen. Edward Markey, Mass., and Rep. Ted Lieu, Calif., on their Cyber Shield Act (S-2020/HR-4163) and cybersecurity of IoT devices, noon, 325 Russell — see here
Feb
15
Center for Democracy & Technology with American Constitution Society on Supreme Court's United States v. Microsoft, 2 p.m., 485 Russell — see here
Feb
15
FCBA Privacy and Data Security Committee CLE on robocalling, 6 p.m., location TBD in Washington — see here
Feb
15
Senate Judiciary Committee considers nominations including Adam Klein as chairman and member, Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, 10 a.m., 226 Dirksen — see here
Feb
16
Canceled. All FCC commissioners testify to House Communications Subcommittee on President Donald Trump’s federal budget request, details to come — see here
Feb
20
FCBA Legislative and Young Lawyers Committees Brown Bag Lunch co-hosted by the Women in Government Relations Telecom, Tech, & IP Task Force, on "Tech Outlook from the White House, FCC and Capitol Hill," noon, Arnold & Porter, 601 Massachusetts Avenue NW — see here
Feb
20
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation panel on upgrading America’s workforce-training and adjustment policies for an era of technological progress, 10 a.m., 485 Russell — see here
Feb
21
National Association of Tower Erectors gives award to Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., who also gives remarks, as part of NATE event Feb. 20-21, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville — see here
Feb
21
NTIA BroadbandUSA webinar, 2 p.m. EST — see here
Feb
21
FCBA CLE on "5G’s Path Forward -- Essential Inputs and Business Case," 5-7:15 p.m., Jenner & Block, 1099 New York Ave. NW, Suite 900 — see here
Feb
22
Technology Policy Institute all-day conference on artificial intelligence/machine learning and policy, InterContinental D.C.-Wharf, Algonquian Room, 801 Wharf St. SW — see here
Feb
22
FCC monthly commissioners' meeting, 10:30 a.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Feb
23–24
Meeting of the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee, beginning at 9 a.m. on both days, Commission Meeting Room — see here
Feb
23
USTelecom webinar on ISP copyright liability, 1 p.m. — see here and events@ustelecom.org
Feb
23
Georgetown Law Institute for Technology Law & Policy daylong event on governance and regulation of information platforms, including FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny, Georgetown University Law Center, Gewirz Student Center, 12th floor, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW — see here
Feb
26
Mar
1
Mobile World Congress 2018, Barcelona — see here
Feb
27
Center for Data Innovation panel on risks to open government data, 9 a.m., Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, Suite 610A, 1101 K St. NW — see here
Feb
27
Davis Wright daylong "download LA" event, SLS Hotel Beverly Hills, 465 S. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles — see here
Feb
28
FTC PrivacyCon 2018, 9:15 a.m., 400 7th St. SW — see here