Weekly Calendar for October 5, 2020

Issue No: 2020-W41 | October 5, 2020

Issue No. 2020-W41
For the week of October 5, 2020

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Nothing Scheduled

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

Nothing Scheduled

SPEECHES

October 5, 2020
11:15AM

FTC Commissioner Christine S. Wilson will be the keynote speaker at the BBB National Programs, NAD 2020 Annual Conference. The subject will be consumer protection. The event is all virtual & open to the public and the media. To learn more about the event, please visit: https://bbbprograms.org/programs/nad/conference.

October 6, 2020
9:30AM

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will join Andreas Mundt, President of Germany’s antitrust authority, for a fireside chat on What Can and Should, the US and the EU Antitrust Authorities Do About Tech Giants? This event will be held virtually. To learn more about this event, please visit: https://events.concurrences.com/fr/evenement/fireside-chat-what-can-and-should-the-us-and-the-eu-antitrust-authorities-do?lang=fr

October 6, 2020
3:15PM

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will provide remarks at the National Fair Housing Alliance annual conference, which will be held virtually. To learn more about the event, please visit: https://nfha2020conference.org/?eType=ActivityDefinitionInstance&eId=b8ca5182-62b6-4c10-8a9a-d00623a6c432.

October 7, 2020
11:15AM

FTC Commissioner Christine S. Wilson will participate in a discussion at the Fordham University School of Law, Competition Law Institute event. The event is the 47th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy and Antitrust Economics Workshops. The event is virtual and is open to the public and media. To learn more about the event, please visit: https://www.fordham.edu/info/20689/competition_law_institute.

October 9, 2020
8:00AM

FTC Chairman Joe Simons will participate in the Fordham Competition Law Institute’s 2020 Conference. It will be a virtual conference sponsored by Fordham University School of Law. The Chairman will discuss antitrust law and policy. 8 AM (ET)                  

 

October 9, 2020
1:15PM

Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will participate as the David E. Nelson Keynote Speaker at the BCLT Privacy Forum, Women in Security and Privacy panel entitled, A View from the Federal Trade Commission. To learn more about the event, please visit: https://www.law.berkeley.edu/research/bclt/bcltevents/2020-privacy-law- forum/bclt-privacy-law-forum-agenda/.

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

October 5, 2020
(All Day)

District of Columbia - Consumer Protection and Financial Impact Listening Session

SOCIAL MEDIA

October 8, 2020
2:00PM

FTC will join the Cybersecurity Awareness Month Twitter Chat hosted by National Cyber Security Alliance and Identity Theft Resource Center. The chat will feature practical steps individuals can take to better secure themselves, helpful resources, and much more. To learn more about the event, please visit: https://staysafeonline.org/event/twitter-chat-october-2020/. Use #BeCyberSmart to join the conversation!

October 8, 2020
3:00PM

FTC will host a Twitter chat on consumers’ debt collection rights, a follow-up discussion to the Operation Corrupt Collector announcement. Use #CorruptCollectorChat to join the conversation!

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Nothing Scheduled