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PrivacyCon 2022 – the FTC’s annual gathering of the tech experts – convenes this morning, Tuesday, November 1st, at 9:00 ET, and you can watch the webcast live.

Chair Kahn will convene the proceedings with opening remarks. After that, seven panels will focus on the hottest of hot privacy topics and will feature researchers discussing:

  • Commercial surveillance
  • Automated decision-making systems
  • Children’s privacy
  • Devices that listen to users
  • Augmented reality and virtual reality
  • Interfaces and dark patterns
  • Advertising technology

You’ll find a detailed agenda on the PrivacyCon page, including links to draft papers by some of the researchers. Do you have questions for the researchers? Email us at

Moments before the 9:00 start time, watch from the LIVE WEBCAST link on the PrivacyCon page. Follow the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #PrivacyCon22.


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