I am delighted to announce the Seattle University School of Law: 3rd Annual Innovation and Technology Law Conference. It will be held Friday August 21, 2020 as a virtual event from 9.00 am through 4.00 pm (Pacific Time). The Conference is sponsored by the law firm of Perkins Coie, the Seattle Journal of Technology, Environmental & Innovation Law (SJTEIL), and Seattle University School of Law’s Summer Institute for Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship (SITIE—pronounced CITY).
REGISTER for the event HERE.
|9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.||
Welcome/Introductory Framing of Data, Technology, and Regulation:
Welcome, Dean Annette Clark, Seattle University School of Law and Joseph Cutler, Perkins Coie LLP
Introductory Framing of Data, Technology, and Regulation
|10:30 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.||10-Minute Break|
|10:40 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.||Case Study on Personal Data:AI facial recognition in public and private spaces|
|11:40 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.||10-Minute Break|
|11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.||Case Study on Personal Data:Social credit scoring models from China to Silicon Valley|
|12:50 p.m. - 1:05 p.m.||15-Minute Break|
|1:05 p.m. - 2:35 p.m.||Case Study on Personal Data:Health
This case study promises to be our deepest case study/data dive of the day and will center around contract tracing related to COVID-19, surveillance and health data management. The panel will discuss employment laws related to contact tracing, geofencing—from COVID-19 contact tracing to BLM surveillance, contact tracing policy issues in a University setting, and feature a blockchain platform built for health data management.
|2:35 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.||10-Minute Break|
|2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.||
Who Should Control Digital Identity?—Big Data v. Decentralized Data
The contrasting models of “big data” or a decentralized model of individual ownership and control of digital identity (and its potential monetization) in all its reaches as a universal human right will be debated and discussed in a lively closing panel.
|4:00 p.m.||Event Adjourns|
- Anne Toomey McKenna, Affiliate Professor at Penn State Institute for Computational and Data Sciences
- Mark Chinen, Seattle University School of Law
- Steve Tapia, Distinguished Practitioner in Residence, Seattle University School of Law
- Moderator: Steven Bender, Seattle University School of Law
- Moderator: Joseph Vincent, Seattle University School of Law and Director of Regulatory and Legal Affairs, Washington Department of Financial Institutions
- Moderator: Joe Cutler, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP