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Panel talk: #Trump, #Brexit and the laws on data

  • Melbourne Law School 185 Pelham Street, Room G08 Carlton, VIC, 3053 Australia (map)

The Melbourne Law School Science and Technology Law Association (SATLA) and the Victorian Society for Computers and the Law (VSCL) are co-hosting a panel discussion on the use and regulation of data analytics. This event will commence at 6pm and be followed by drinks and nibbles at 7pm. The event will be held at Melbourne Law School in Room G08.

Panelists for this event are Jon Lawrence (Executive Officer at Electronic Frontiers Australia), Tim Van Gelder (Co-lead on the SWARM Project and founder of Austhink), James Bailey (Data Analytics Prof) and Priyanka Nair (Tech and Privacy Lawyer).  

Topics up for discussion include: (a) techniques used in data analytics; (b) Cambridge Analytica and its use of psychometrics; (c) data being used to influence decision making; and (d) the state of laws governing the use of data - are they adequate?

Attendance is free, but spaces are limited, so please register here.