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Cindy Cohn: Who Should Regulate the Internet?

Cindy Cohn
Cindy Cohn
Executive Director
Electronic Frontier Foundation
August 9, 2022

Cindy Cohn is the executive director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the largest digital rights organization in the world. 

In this wide ranging conversation, Cindy and Auren touch on a number of topics across the tech space, including privacy on the Blockchain, interoperability and the politics around regulating big tech. They discuss the unintended consequences of privacy protections and what smart regulation should seek to accomplish. 

Cindy brings a unique perspective to the debate around open access to data and discusses how to think critically about the power that data can unlock. 

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You can find Auren Hoffman on Twitter at @auren.

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Dina Srinivasan: Reining in Big Tech

Dina is a writer and researcher who has published extensively on antitrust matters in big tech. She is also a Fellow with the Thurman Arnold Project at Yale University.

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Auren Hoffman: A Tale about Truth in Data

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Daliana Liu is a senior data scientist and host of The Data Scientist Show. You can find her at the following places:

Auren is the CEO at SafeGraph and can be found on Twitter @auren.

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