MEDIA ADVISORY: There is an Algorithm for That. And Other Legal Considerations

Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2017

The University of Ottawa’s Centre for Law, Technology and Society invites members of the media to attend its Academic Year Kick Off event, There is an Algorithm for That. And Other Legal Considerations. uOttawa scholars will discuss the legal implications of some of the algorithms that now rule our lives.

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WHAT: Panel - There is an Algorithm for That. And Other Legal Considerations

WHEN: Thursday, September 14th, 2017, at 5:30 PM

WHERE: Fauteux Hall, Room 147 - 57 Louis Pasteur, University of Ottawa |Map

RSVP: Members of the media are asked to confirm their attendance by email to aferronc@uottawa.ca.

Moderator

  • Florian Martin-Bariteau: Director, Centre for Law, Technology and Society, and Assistant Professor of Law and Technology.

Panel

  • Michael Geist: Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law and professor, Faculty of Law, Common Law Section
  • Teresa Scassa: Canada Research Chair in Information Law and Professor, Faculty of Law – Common Law Section
  • David Fewer: Executive Director, Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy & Public Interest Clinic
  • Elizabeth Judge: Professor, Faculty of Law – Common Law Section
  • Jane Bailey: Professor, Faculty of Law – Common Law Section
  • Wolfgang Alshner: Assistant professor, Faculty of Law – Common Law Section

Experts available for commentary:

For more information

Media inquiries

Amélie Ferron-Craig
Media Relations Officer
University of Ottawa
Cell: 613-863-7221
aferronc@uOttawa.ca

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