Moderating a conversation with Rep. Will Hurd, hosted by R Street: "As a former CIA officer who has taken to the House floor in support of surveillance reform, Rep. Hurd is uniquely situated to share his perspective on questions of encryption, privacy and surveillance."
Moderating the "Women and Innovation" session featuring Michelle K. Lee, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director, USPTO; Brenna Berman, Commissioner and CIO, Department of Innovation & Technology, City of Chicago; Donna Harris, Founder and Co-CEO, 1776; and Erie Meyer, Co-Founder, Tech LadyMafia & U.S. Digital Service.
Panel session on drones and political ad-making (moderating)
"Political media consultants have some shiny new toys as firms are increasingly employing drones in the campaign ad making process. It’s a trend that’s also poised to trickle down to smaller campaigns with more limited creative budgets thanks to the accessibility of drone technology. How can drones up your creative game? And what do you need to know before you take to the skies? Our experts will assess the creative benefits and help you size up the current regulatory environment."