Friday, March 31, 2023

Events on Friday take place in Memorial Chapel, unless otherwise noted


3:30 PM: Registration

Fayerweather, Beckham Hall

4:00 PM: Welcome Address

Nicole Lynn Stanton

Wesleyan University Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs; Professor of Dance; Professor, African American Studies; and Professor, Environmental Studies

4:30 PM: Keynote Address

Do We Actually Have a Choice? Why Navigating Privacy Choices is Difficult and How We Can Make it Better

Lorrie Cranor

Director and Bosch Distinguished Professor of the CyLab Security and Privacy Institute and FORE Systems Professor of Computer Science and of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University

6:00 PM: Reception

Zelnick Pavillion

6:30 PM: Dinner

Fayerweather, Beckham Hall

Saturday, April 1, 2023

Events on Saturday take place in Usdan University Center, Daniel Family Commons, unless otherwise noted


8:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast

Fayerweather, Beckham Hall

9:10 AM: Tutorial

Privacy through Cryptography: Some Good News

Sebastian Zimmeck

Assistant professor of computer science at Wesleyan University and director of the privacy-tech-lab

9:50 AM: Tutorial

Multistakeholder Privacy Governance

Wendy Seltzer

Served for 10 years as Strategy Lead and Counsel to the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)

11:00 AM: Lightning Talk + Discussion

Misinformation, Hate Speech, Harassment, and Privacy

Damon McCoy

Associate professor of computer science and engineering at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering

11:40 AM: Interactive Panel

Emerging Privacy-enhancing and Privacy-assistance Technologies

Amir Houmansadr

Associate professor of computer science at UMass Amherst

Nina Taft

Senior staff research scientist at Google

12:30 PM: Lunch

Fayerweather, Beckham Hall

1:50 PM: Lightning Talk + Discussion

Solving Data Sharing Challenges Technologically Through Differential Privacy

Gary King

Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor at Harvard University and Director of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science

Erika Franklin Fowler

Professor of Government at Wesleyan University where she directs the Wesleyan Media Project

2:40 PM: Lightning Talk + Discussion

The Cookies are Crumbling: What’s Next for Digital Advertising?

Garrett Johnson

Assistant professor, marketing at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business

3:40 PM: A Conversation

Privacy and Vulnerability

Ada Lerner

Assistant professor of computer science at Northeastern University's Khoury College of Computer Sciences

Mitali Thakor

Assistant professor in the Science in Society Program at Wesleyan University with affiliations in Anthropology and Feminist, Gender, & Sexuality Studies

4:20 PM: Announcement of the Shasha Privacy Roadmap

Sebastian Zimmeck

Assistant professor at Wesleyan University's Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and director of the privacy-tech-lab at Wesleyan University