October 19, 2015

Issue No. 15 - 43
For the week of October 19, 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. Oct. 21
10:00 a.m.

Maneesha Mithal, Associate Director for the FTC’s Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, will testify before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on “Examining Ways to Improve Vehicle and Roadway Safety.” Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2123, Washington, DC

2:30 p.m Lois Greisman, Associate Director of the FTC’s Division of Marketing Practices, will testify before the Senate Special Committee on Aging on Virtual Victims: When Computer Tech Support Becomes a Scam. Senate Dirksen Office Building, Room 562, Washington, DC
Fri. Oct. 23
9:15 a.m.

Daniel Kaufman, Deputy Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, will testify before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Fighting Fraud Against the Elderly. Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2123, Washington, DC

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Nothing Scheduled

SPEECHES

Tues. Oct. 20
10:00 a.m.

FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will participate in the keynote fireside chat entitled “Safe Harbor: The Schrems Case and What Comes Next?” European Institute, Cosmos Club Powell Room, 2121 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington DC

4:00 p.m.

FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will participate in a panel at “The Future of Trans- Atlantic Privacy” seminar hosted by Alston & Bird, 950 F Street, NW, Washington DC

Wed. Oct. 21
9:00 a.m.

FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will participate in a keynote fireside chat on the Internet of Things at the CMS Passcode event. 325 7th Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington DC

4:00 p.m.

FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez will be the keynote speaker at the Seton Hall University Diversity Speaks Distinguished Speakers Series - Seton Hall Law School’s Diversity Council. Newark, NJ

Thur. Oct. 22
11:00 a.m

FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will be a panelist on “The FTC and Data Security” at the Privacy + Security Forum, George Washington Law School, Marvin Center, 800 21st Street NW, Washington DC

12:00 p.m. FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will be the keynote speaker at the Utah Consumer Protection Summit. Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek, Salt Lake City, Utah
Fri. Oct. 23
12:00 p.m.
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will deliver the Opening Keynote Address at the Amsterdam Privacy Conference 2015. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
12:30 p.m. FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will conduct the lunchtime lecture, “Procedural Fairness in Competition Law Enforcement – The FTC Experience” King’s College London event series. London, UK

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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