June 8, 2015

Issue No. 15 - 24
For the week of June 8, 2015

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Nothing Scheduled

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

Wed. June 10
2:30 p.m.
Lois Greisman, Associate Director for the FTC’s Marketing Practices Division, will testify before the Senate Special Committee on Aging on "Ringing Off the Hook: Examining the Proliferation of Unwanted Calls.” Senate Dirksen Office Building, Room 562, Washington, DC

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Tues. June 9
8:30 a.m.
The “Sharing” Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators.
The Federal Trade Commission will hold a workshop to explore issues relating to emerging internet peer-to-peer platforms—often called the “sharing” economy—and the economic activity these platforms facilitate. The workshop will be free and open to the public. There will also be a live webcast. Constitution Center, 400 7th St SW, Washington, DC

SPEECHES

Tues. June 9
8 :30 a.m.
FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver opening remarks at the FTC’s Sharing Economy workshop. Constitution Center, 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC
2:20 p.m.FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will address the 2015 Techonomy Conference on “Privacy Collides with Data in a Transparent World.” 1777 F Street, NW, Washington, DC
Wed. June 10 – Fri. June 12
9:00 a.m.
FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez will be attending the 43rd Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities Forum - International Conference on Big Data from A Privacy Prespective. Hong Kong, China
Wed. June 10
9:25 a.m.
HKT FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez will be the keynote speaker at the International Conference on "Big Data and Privacy." Hong Kong, China
Thurs. June 11
10:15 a.m. BRT
BRT FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will be a panelist at the Antitrust Issues in Licensing and Distribution, ABA Antitrust in the Americas Conference. Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
5:00 p.m. BRTFTC Commissioner Joshua D. Wright will participate in the ABA & Brazilian Antitrust Association (IBRAC), 2015 Antitrust in the Americas Conference. Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Fri. June 12
3:00 p.m.
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will present at the Listening Machines Summit NYC. The New York Times Building, New York, NY

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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