Speakers

June 19, 2008
Journalism Panel: The Digital Future of Washington Journalism
  • David Westphal (moderator), Executive in residence and McClatchy Washington Editor
    Invited panelists:
  • Jim Brady, editor, washingtonpost.com.
  • Brooks Jackson, director, Annenberg Political Fact Check
  • Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times Washington bureau chief
  • Jon Sawyer, director of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
  • Lynn Sweet, Chicago Sun Times Washington bureau chief

April 17, 2008
Can Privacy Education Help Consumers?
  • Joseph Turow, Robert Lewis Shayon Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania; author of Niche Envy: Marketing Discrimination in the Digital Age
  • Pamela Harbour, Commissioner, U.S. Federal Trade Commission (Introduction)
  • Jeff Chester, Executive Director, Center for Digital Democracy 
  • Eszter Hargittai, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University
  • Jane Horvath, Chief Privacy Officer, Google
  • Kathryn Montgomery, Professor, American University
  • Jules Polonetsky, Vice President, Integrity Assurance at AOL, a unit of Time Warner
  • Marc Rotenberg, Executive Director, Electronic Privacy Information Center 
  • Peter Swire, Professor, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University

March 18, 2008
AFRICOM, the American Military and Public Diplomacy in Africa
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  • Carola Weil (moderator), Assistant Dean for Strategic Initiatives, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California
  • David Cooper, Director, Outreach United States Africa Command (AFRICOM)
  • Nicole Lee, Esq., Executive Director, TransAfrica Forum
  • Louis Mazel, Director, Office of African Regional and Security Affairs, U.S. Department of State
  • Philip Seib, professor, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California; author of the forthcoming The Al Jazeera Effect: How the New Global Media Are Reshaping World Politics
  • Abiodun Williams, Associate Dean, Africa Center for Strategic Studies, National Defense University


Future events to be posted soon