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Stanford Cyber Policy Center 2020 Elections Debrief

November 4, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The US 2020 elections have been fraught with challenges, including ongoing concerns about "fake news” and threats of foreign intervention that emerged after 2016, racially-targeted disinformation, and new threats related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Digital technologies will have played a more important role in the 2020 elections than ever before.On November 4th at 10am PST, join the team at the Stanford Cyber Policy Center, in collaboration with the Freeman Spogli Institute, Stanford’s Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, and the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, for a day-after discussion of the role of digital technologies in the 2020 Elections. Speakers will include Nathaniel Persily, faculty co-director of the Cyber Policy Center and Director of the Program on Democracy and the Internet, Marietje Schaake, the Center’s International Policy Director and International Policy Fellow at Stanford’s Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, Alex Stamos, Director of the Cyber Center’s Internet Observatory and former Chief Security Officer at Facebook and Yahoo, Renee DiResta, Research Manager at the Internet Observatory, Andy Grotto, Director of the Center’s Program on Geopolitics, Technology, and Governance, and Rob Reich, Associate Director of HAI and Co-Director of Stanford Center for Philanthropy and Civil Society, in conversation with Kelly Born, the Center’s Executive Director.

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McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society
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