The Federal Trade Commission will host its third FinTech Forum on March 9, 2017, focusing on the consumer implications of two rapidly developing technologies: artificial intelligence and blockchain.Artificial intelligence focuses on the capability for machines to mimic human thinking...
Acting Chairman Ohlhausen will be testifying on behalf of the Commission at a hearing of the House Committee on Small Business titled, "Small Business Cybersecurity: Federal Resources and Coordination," Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2360, Washington, DC, 11 a.m. EST
Acting Chairman Ohlhausen will be delivering the opening keynote address at George Mason Law Review's 20th Annual Antitrust Symposium at George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, Founders Hall Auditorium, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22201, 8:30 a.m. EST
Acting Chairman Ohlhausen will be delivering a keynote address and participating in a discussion at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Cross- Border Data Flows and Data Privacy Event at 1615 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20062, 10:25 a.m. EST
Acting Chairman Ohlhausen will be delivering the opening keynote address at the K&L Gates event, Artificial Intelligence Regulatory Forecast and Business Outlook, at 1601 K Street, NW, c 20006, 9:00 a.m. EST
A scheduling conference will be held in the matter of Impax Inc. (Docket No. 9373) before Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Courtroom 532, Washington, DC, 2:00 p.m. EST
Commissioner McSweeny and Tech Policy Fellow Aaron Alva will speak at a Sandbox Session of the RSA Conference USA 2017 entitled “Ransomware, Drones, Smart TVs, Bots: Protecting Consumers in the Age of IoT,” Marriott Marquis 780 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA, 8:45 a.m. PST
The FTC will be participating in a Twitter chat hosted by STOP.THINK.CONNECT. and the National Cyber Security Alliance at 2 p.m. EST about how parents can talk to kids about online safety, security and privacy. Join the conversation using #ChatSTC and follow us @FTC. See FTC Twitter...
Commissioner McSweeny will participate in a panel, “Understanding Core Regulatory Goals in Context,” as part of the The Digital Broadband Migration Conference: Evaluating the First Principles of Information Policy sponsored by Silicon Flatirons, University of Colorado Law School,...
Commissioner McSweeny will participate in the keynote Q&A interview session at the The Privacy Law Salon: Privacy Roundtable sponsored by Cambridge Forums, Four Seasons Hotel, 1435 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida, 1:30 p.m. EST
Commissioner McSweeny will deliver the keynote address at Exploring the Things of the Internet of Things: Implications for Business, Consumers, and the Law, an event sponsored by the New York Law School, 185 West Broadway New York, NY, 12:00 p.m. EST
The FTC, AARP Fraud Watch Network, AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program, and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration co-host a webinar at 2:00 p.m. EST for consumers about how tax identity theft and IRS imposter scams occur and recovery steps for victims.
Acting Chairman Ohlhausen will be speaking at the American Bar Association’s Consumer Protection Conference, participating in a panel on Consumer Protection and Enforcement in Tomorrow’s Marketplace at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, GA, 8:15 a.m. EST
The FTC and the IRS host a free Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week webinar for small businesses on Feb. 1 at 4 p.m. EST (1 p.m. PST, 12 p.m. Alaska; 2 p.m. Mountain Time). Learn about tax identity theft, imposter scams targeting businesses, cybersecurity practices to reduce your risk,...