FPF's Capital-Area Academic Network invites you to join us for a discussion with:
FTC Chief Technologist Lorrie Faith Cranor
During this joint meeting of the FPF Capital Area Academic Network and Consumer Business Dialogue, Lorrie Faith Cranor will discuss her role as FTC Chief Technologist, and her academic research and policy development priorities.
Lorrie Faith Cranor
Lorrie Faith Cranor joined the US Federal Trade Commission as Chief Technologist in January 2016. She is on leave from Carnegie Mellon University where she is a Professor of Computer Science and of Engineering and Public Policy, Director of the CyLab Usable Privacy and Security Laboratory (CUPS), and Co-director of the MSIT-Privacy Engineering masters program. She also co-founded Wombat Security Technologies, an information security awareness training company. Cranor has authored over 150 research papers on online privacy and usable security, and has played a central role in establishing the usable privacy and security research community, including her founding of the Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security. She was previously a researcher at AT&T Labs-Research. Cranor holds a doctorate in Engineering and Policy from Washington University in St. Louis. She is a Fellow of the ACM and IEEE.
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Lunch will be served
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Feel free to share this invitation with any of your colleagues who may be interested in attending. This workshop is sponsored by the FPF Capital-Area Academic Network (FPF-CAN) which was created to support networking opportunities for academics and other researchers interested in privacy broadly defined. If you would like to be added to the FPF-CAN mailing list, please email Lauren Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org). The event will also be co-sponsored by the FPF Consumer Business Dialogue.
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If you are unable to join us in person, you may join via dial-in. Please just select "RSVP-Dial-in" under the registration link.