Start with Security - Seattle

The University of Washington School of Law 4293 Memorial Way NE, Seattle, WA 98195 | Directions & Nearby

William H. Gates Hall, Room 133

Event Description

The FTC’s third “Start With Security” event will take place on February 9, 2016, in Seattle, Washington, and will be co-sponsored by the University of Washington Tech Policy Lab, the University of Washington School of Law Technology Law & Public Policy Clinic, and CoMotion at the University of Washington.

This one-day event will continue the FTC’s work to provide companies with practical tips and strategies for implementing effective data security. This event will bring together experts to provide insights on how startups and other small companies can secure the software and products they develop, and how important it is to do so. FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will kick things off with opening remarks.

The event is free and open to the public. Lunch is provided. Pre-registration is not required, but the University of Washington invites you to pre-register to assist with event planning.

This event will be webcast. You can also view the PowerPoint slides [PDF].

Event Details

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Under the Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) or other laws, we may be required to disclose to outside organizations the information you provide when you pre-register. The Commission will consider all timely and responsive public comments, whether filed in paper or electronic form, and as a matter of discretion, we make every effort to remove home contact information for individuals from the public comments before posting them on the FTC website.

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