Twitter Chats 2012

FTC Twitter Chats

The FTC hosts or participates in a variety of Twitter chats to immediately share news of interest and answer questions about the work the agency is doing to protect America’s consumers and ensure competition in the marketplace.

Check out the FTC's Events page for upcoming Twitter chats. We generally promote each chat on Twitter via the FTC's primary Twitter account @FTC, through the media, and email updates. The following is a list of transcripts of previous chats.

Topic Date Details Hashtag
COPPA December 2012 Staff answered questions about the updated COPPA Rule. #COPPA
FTC Robocall Challenge October 2012 Staff answered questions about the agency’s first public challenge. #FTCrobo
Protect Your Identity Week October 2012 Staff participated in the PYIW Twitter Chat and discussed the FTC’s latest identity theft materials. #PYIW
Green Guides October 2012 Staff answers questions about the FTC’s revised Green Guides. #FTCgreen
Tech@FTC August 2012 Ed Felten chats about his time as the FTC’s first Chief Technologist. #TechFTC
Google August 2012 FTC staff attorneys Megan Gray and Megan Bartley answered questions live about the FTC’s settlement with Google. #FTCpriv
Robocalls July 2012 FTC staff attorney Kati Daffan answered questions live about robocalls, what the FTC is doing about them, and what consumers can do. #FTCrobo
Skechers Settlement May 2012 FTC East Central Region attorney Larissa Bungo answered questions live about the FTC’s settlement with Skechers. #FTCbcp
FTC Privacy Report March 2012 Peder Magee and Ed Felten answered questions live about the FTC’s final privacy report. #FTCpriv
National Consumer Protection Week March 2012 Cheryl Hackley and Lesley Fair answered consumer questions live with @USAgov. #NCPW