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Assessing Government Development, Deployment, and Use of Tech Tools
VIDEO & PODCAST: A close look at the inner workings of government, with a particular focus on the ways in which federal, state, and local government institutions leverage…
Platforms, Content Moderation, and the Hidden Decisions that Shape Social Media
From Development to Delivery
Join us for a one-day conference exploring the current pharmaceutical pricing landscape. This event will bring together leaders from the pharmaceutical industry, policymakers,…
How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor
Podcast & Video: In Automating Inequality, Virginia Eubanks systematically investigates the impacts of data mining, policy algorithms, and predictive risk models on poor and…
From Policies to Provisions
Julia Barnes-Weise discusses the challenges of achieving equitable access to vaccines in preparation for and in times of outbreak and CEPI’s approach in working towards its…
Medicaid work requirements and what the limits of digital health mean for recipients, providers, and states
A collaborative workshop on Fairness, Sustainability and Data for the Global South
A workshop on automation's promise and challenge for a different future, and the better governance models needed to include the understanding of data as a public asset.
Universities at the Privacy Frontier
Video & Podcast: Universities produce and consume vast amounts of data for research, teaching, service, and operational purposes. While extremely valuable to universities and…
Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics
VIDEO & PODCAST: New research on the media ecosystem around the 2016 US election offer new perspectives and methods for diagnosing the sources of, and potential solutions for, the…
with the BKC Geek Team & friends
VIDEO & PODCAST: Learn how the Berkman Klein Center's geek team builds the amazing tools that help us study the Internet and advance the public interest.
Boston Women's Film Festival
A screening of the film NETIZENS, followed by a panel discussion led by Kendra Albert, a clinical instructional fellow at the Cyberlaw Clinic at Harvard Law School.
A BKC Book Talk
VIDEO & PODCAST: Bruce Schneier on his new book "Click Here to Kill Everybody"
Understanding and Shaping the Internet in 2018
VIDEO & PODCAST: Jonathan Zittrain on platforms and society
Berkman Klein Center & Friends
Please join us to learn about the Berkman Klein Center, our amazing community and digital Harvard friends at the Fall 2018 Open House. Our faculty, fellows, and staff look forward…
What Is it, and Where Do We Go from Here?
Join Brittny-Jade Saunders ’08, Deputy Commissioner for Strategic Initiatives at the New York City Commission on Human Rights, for a discussion discrimination resulting from the…
When data from all aspects of our lives can be relevant to our health - from our habits at the grocery store and our Google searches to our FitBit data and our medical records -…
How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy
Siva Vaidhyanathan discusses his new book
A symposium that brings together scientists, engineers, lawmakers, and car manufacturers to discuss ethical considerations and trust in autonomous vehicles.
Computational Creativity and Creative Contracting
Copyright in AI-generated works, the need for a shared understanding of what is and isn’t up for grabs in a license, and how forward-thinking contracts can prevent AI developers…
How Social Network Manipulation Tactics Are Impacting Amazon and Influencing Consumers
Narrative manipulation issues are increasingly well-documented problems affecting the entire social ecosystem.