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April 2019
(50 events)
Apr
1
New Democrat Coalition Policy Conference privacy panel, 2:30 p.m., Newseum, Knight Studio, also livestream — see here
Apr
2
Senate Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee hearing on the Commerce Department FY 2020 budget request, 2 p.m., G50 Dirksen — see here
Apr
2
GPS Innovation Alliance event on GPS and economy, 3:30 p.m., SVC 200, Capitol Visitor Center — see here
Apr
3–4
April 3-4 Mobility Talks International Conference on connected and autonomous vehicles, Washington Convention Center — see here
Apr
3
Senate Commerce Committee executive session on legislation, including Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act (S-151) and Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet In Every Respect Act (S-918), and nominations, including Diana Furchtgott-Roth as assistant secretary-transportation and Heidi King as National Highway Traffic Safety Administration administrator, 9:30 a.m., G50 Dirksen — see here
Apr
3–5
Privacy and Security Academy International Forum, George Washington University, Marvin Center, 800 21st St. NW — see here
Apr
3
American Enterprise Institute lunch panel on privacy, including FTC Commissioner Christine Wilson and DOJ acting Chief Privacy and Civil Liberties Officer Peter Winn, noon, AEI Auditorium, 1789 Massachusetts Ave. NW, also livestream — see here
Apr
3
FCBA holds congressional reception, 6 p.m., NCTA, 25 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Apr
3
K&L Gates blockchain discussion, 7:30 a.m., Suite 3300, 70 West Madison St., Chicago — see here
Apr
3
House Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee hearing on FCC budget, with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, 1:30 p.m., 2362-A Rayburn — see here
Apr
3
House Commerce Committee markup including Save the Internet Act (HR-1644), 9:30 a.m., 2123 Rayburn — see here
Apr
4
April 4 Consumer Action for a Strong Economy event on FCC and broadband deployment, lunch, 11:30 a.m., The Loft, 600 F St. NW — see here
Apr
4
Common Sense and Georgetown University annual Truth About Tech daylong conference, Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies, 640 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Apr
7–8
Streaming Media East conference, New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 6th Ave. — see here
Apr
8
Copyright Office daylong roundtable about online service provider safe harbors, 9 a.m., Madison Building, 101 Independence Ave. SE — see here
Apr
8
FCBA on patent cases, Santa Clara University School of Law, 500 El Camino Real — see here
Apr
8–11
Broadband Communities Summit, Renaissance Austin Hotel, 9721 Arboretum Blvd., Austin — see here
Apr
9
House Judiciary Committee hearing on hate crimes, white nationalism and social media, 10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn — see here
Apr
9
FCC library annual open house, 9:30 a.m. — see here
Apr
9
Hudson Institute with Rep. Mike McCaul, R-Texas, on emerging technologies, 11:45 a.m., Stern Policy Center, Suite 400, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Apr
9
Technology Policy Institute event on U.S. Huawei ban, 2 p.m., TPI Conference Center, second floor, 409 12th St. SW — see here
Apr
10
Senate Commerce Committee hearing on broadband mapping, 10 a.m., G50 Dirksen — see here
Apr
10
FCC Disability Advisory Committee meets, 9 a.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Apr
10
FCBA Rocky Mountain Chapter and International Association of Privacy Professionals Denver/Boulder Chapter program on privacy and emerging technologies, 2:30 p.m., CableCenter, 2000 Buchtel Blvd., Denver — see here
Apr
10
Copyright Office webinar on proposed revisions to Compendium of U.S. Copyright Office Practices, Third Edition, 2 p.m. EDT — see here
Apr
10
Center for Strategic & International Studies event on online speech, 9 a.m., 1616 Rhode Island Ave. NW — see here
Apr
10
Senate Constitution Subcommittee hearing on technology and free speech, 2:30 p.m., 226 Dirksen — see here
Apr
11
Brookings Institution event on EU-U.S. digital cooperation, 3 p.m., Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Apr
12
Brookings Institution event on emerging technologies and workplaces, 10 a.m., Brookings Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW, also livestream — see here
Apr
12
FTC hearing on merger retrospectives, time TBD, FTC, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Apr
12
FCC commissioners’ meeting, 10:30 a.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Apr
14–15
National Governors Association summit on cybersecurity, Hilton Shreveport (Louisiana), 104 Market St. — see here and see here
Apr
14–16
NCTA Legislative and Policy Conference, Hyatt Regency Washington, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW — see here
Apr
15
Internet Society-DC and American University’s Internet Governance Lab daylong event on data privacy, 9 a.m., AU Washington College of Law, Room NT01, 4300 Nebraska Ave. NW — see here
Apr
15
Cato Institute on government regulation of social media content, noon, 2045 Rayburn, also livestream — see here
Apr
17
NTIA webinar on cybersecurity workforce, 2 p.m. EDT — see here and see here
Apr
17
Cato Institute event on “The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet,” noon, Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Apr
18
Engine lunch panel on privacy rules in U.S., noon, 2237 Rayburn — see here
Apr
18
FCBA International Telecom Committee brown bag lunch on satellites and connected cars, 12:15 p.m., Shepard Mullin, Suite 100, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Apr
22
Cato Institute discussion and film screening of "CyberWork and the American Dream," 4 p.m., 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW — see here
Apr
23–26
Brooklyn 5G Summit, New York University Tandon School of Engineering, Bern Dibner Building, Pfizer Auditorium, 5 MetroTech Center, Brooklyn — see here
Apr
24
FCBA CLE on Telephone Consumer Protection Act and robocalls, 4 p.m., Hogan Lovells, 555 13th St. NW — see here
Apr
29
Wiley Rein Privacy and Cyber Team networking reception, 6 p.m., Wiley Rein, 1776 K St. NW, — see here
Apr
29
Wiley Rein and Women’s High Tech Coalition panel on privacy legislation and regulation trends, 6 p.m., Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K St. NW — see here
Apr
30
FCBA Diversity Committee brown bag lunch with women chiefs of staff, 12:15 p.m., Wilkinson Barker, 800N, 1800 M St. NW — see here
Apr
30
House Communications Subcommittee hearing on robocalls, 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn — see here
Apr
30
Senate Security Subcommittee hearing on IoT cybersecurity, 2:30 p.m., 562 Dirksen — see here
Apr
30
Institute for Policy Innovation and World Intellectual Property Organization hold World Intellectual Property Day celebration, lunch, National Press Club, Fourth Estate Room, 10 a.m. — see here
Apr
30
May
3
International Association of Privacy Professionals privacy event, multiple locations in Washington, D.C. — see here
Apr
30
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, blockchain-based innovation and consumer protection, 10 a.m., 2325 Rayburn — see here