Which Side of History? – How Technology is Reshaping Democracy and Our Lives
December 2, 2020 / 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This virtual program will feature a panel discussion and serve as a book launch for Common Sense Media’s new compilation of essays. Edited by Common Sense Media CEO Jim Steyer, the book is entitled Which Side of History? – How Technology is Reshaping Democracy and Our Lives.
A panel discussion will follow, examining recent issues at the intersection of technology and policy, including intermediary liability and general regulation needs for platform governance.
The panel will be moderated by April McClain-Delaney (L’89), Washington, D.C. Director of Common Sense Media and a member of the Georgetown University Board of Regents. It will feature:
- Julie Cohen, Mark Claster Mamolen Professor of Law and Technology, Faculty Director of the Institute for Technology Law & Policy
- Bruce Reed, former Chief of Staff to Vice President Joe Biden, Founder and CEO of Civic
- Jim Steyer, CEO and Founder of Common Sense Media, editor of Which Side of History? – How Technology is Reshaping Democracy and Our Lives
- Mark Warner , U.S. Senator from Virginia