March 17, 2014

Issue No. 14 - 12
For the week of March 17, 2014

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Wed., Mar. 19
1:00 p.m.

Closed to the public: Consideration of enforcement action in a nonpublic Part II matter.

HEARINGS/TESTIMONY BEFORE CONGRESS
(Dates and times are subject to change by Congress)

Nothing Scheduled

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Wed., Mar. 19
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Spring Privacy Series: Alternative Scoring Products. This is the second of three seminars exploring privacy. Many data brokers offer companies scores to predict trends and the behavior of their customers. Companies are using predictive scores for a variety of purposes, ranging from identity verification and fraud prevention to marketing and advertising. This event is free and open to the public (government issued identification is required for entry). Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no pre-registration. The seminar will also be webcast. FTC Conference Center 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Thur., Mar. 20 – Fri., Mar. 21
9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Examining Health Care Competition. The Federal Trade Commission will hold a public workshop, “Examining Health Care Competition,” to study certain activities and trends that may affect competition in the evolving health care industry. The workshop will explore current developments. This event is free and open to the public (government issued identification is required for entry). Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. The seminar will also be webcast. FTC Conference Center 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

SPEECHES

Tues., Mar. 18
1:30 p.m.

FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver closing remarks at the Free State Foundation’s Sixth Annual Telecom Policy Conference. National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC

Thur., Mar. 20
9:10 a.m.

FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez will give opening remarks at the FTC’s Examining Health Care Competition workshop. FTC Conference Center 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

1:00 p.m FTC Commissioner Brill will address the Centre for Information Policy Leadership Risk Framework Project. Paris, France
Fri., Mar. 21
1:30 p.m.
FTC Commissioner Brill will address the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Roundtable on big data. Paris, France

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Nothing Scheduled

Please check the FTC's Web site at www.ftc.gov
for a listing of events and updates.

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