Tech Policy

Episodes

Francella Ochillo: How to Talk About 5G Without Neglecting Our Cities (Ep. 195)

July 30, 2019

Bio   Francella Ochillo () is the Executive Director of Next Century Cities. Previously, Francella was the Vice President of Policy and General Counsel for the National Hispanic Media Coalition. Francella is a digital rights…

5G Beyond Faster Speeds with Lauren McCarty (Ep. 194)

July 23, 2019

5G Beyond Faster Speeds with Lauren McCarty (Ep. 194) Nokia's Lauren McCarty joined Joe Miller to discuss the potential for 5G beyond faster speeds on Ep. 194 of the WashingTECH Tech Policy Podcast.   News Roundup     Face…

Michael J. Alkire: How to Apply Data Science to Healthcare (Ep. 193)

July 16, 2019

Bio   Michael J. Alkire (@AlkirePremier) is the President of Premier, Inc.. As President, Alkire leads the continued integration of Premier’s clinical, financial, supply chain and operational performance improvement offering…

Alex Wilson: Top 3 Reasons Why Nonprofits Should Adopt Bitcoin for Donations (Ep. 192)

July 2, 2019

Bio   Alex Wilson (@) is Co-Founder of The Giving Block. The Giving Block is a DC-based start-ups focused on helping non-profits incorporate Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies into their funding model. Previously he was a Di…

Safiya Noble: The Future of Class, Culture, Gender and Race on Digital Media Platforms (Ep. 191)

June 25, 2019

Bio Dr. Safiya Umoja Noble () is an Associate Professor at UCLA in the Departments of Information Studies and African American Studies, and a visiting faculty member to the University of Southern California’s Annenberg Schoo…

Monica Anderson: Generation Z's social media trends (Ep. 190)

June 18, 2019

Bio Monica Anderson () is a senior researcher at Pew Research Center primarily studying internet and technology issues. Much of her recent work has focused on the impact of the , the role of , and  of social media. She has…

Alfred Mathewson: How to Think About Race, Tech & Antitrust (Ep.189)

June 11, 2019

Bio Alfred Mathewson () is the former Emeritus Professor of Law and Henry Weihofen Chair of Law at the University of New Mexico School of Law. He joined the UNM law faculty in 1983 after working as a corporate, securities an…

Chris Jones: The Local Power of Blockchain (Ep. 188)

June 4, 2019

Bio Chris Jones () is the Chief Marketing Officer of Dragonchain and Co-founder of the Blockchain Seattle Conference. He’s a long-time entrepreneur and an expert in strategy, product marketing and user acquisition. He is ade…

Kriti Sharma: How to Defeat AI Bias (Ep. 187)

May 28, 2019

Bio  Kriti Sharma () is an Artificial Intelligence expert and a leading global voice on ethical technology and its impact on society. She built her first robot at the age of 15 in India and has been building innovative AI te…

Luis Avila: The New Battleground State --Empowering Voters in Arizona (Ep. 186)

May 21, 2019

Bio   Luis Avila () is the President and Founder of Iconico Campaigns, a company that works to build advocacy capacity in organizations around the country. Migrating in 2000 from Mexico, Luis stayed in the U.S. to attend col…

Harold Feld: How to Regulate Digital Platforms (Ep. 185)

May 14, 2019

Bio Harold Feld is Public Knowledge's Senior Vice President. Before becoming Senior Vice President at Public Knowledge, Harold worked as Senior Vice President of Media Access Project, advocating for the public interest in me…

Randy Abreu: Is it Too Late for Cities?: Tech, the New Green Deal, and Climate Justice (Ep. 184)

May 7, 2019

Bio   Randy Abreu (@AbreuAndTheCity) is the Senior Legislative Advisor to Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY). Abreu served in the Obama Administration where he was appointed to the Department of Energy's Office of…

Jelani Anglin: If You're Ever Arrested, Call this Number (Ep. 183)

April 30, 2019

Bio   Jelani Anglin is Co-Founder and Co-Executive Director of Good Call. Good Call’s mission is to ensure that anyone who is arrested will have immediate access to a lawyer via its hotline 833-3-Goodcall. Jelani  is...

Daiquiri Ryan: Tech Policy Issues Facing Latinos (Ep. 182)

April 23, 2019

Bio   Daiquiri Ryan () serves as the policy counsel at the National Hispanic Media Coalition where she leverages her policy expertise to advocate on behalf of the Latino community on Capitol Hill and beyond. She monitors, re…

Gigi Sohn: The Top Tech Policy Issues Driving the Debate (Ep. 181)

April 9, 2019

Bio   Gigi Sohn () is a Distinguished Fellow at the Georgetown Law Institute for Technology Law & Policy and a Benton Senior Fellow and Public Advocate. She is one of the nation’s leading public advocates for open, affordabl…

Ben Green: A More Inclusive Approach to Smart Cities (Ep. 180)

April 2, 2019

Ben Green: A More Inclusive Approach to Smart Cities Ben Green joined Joe Miller to discuss how stakeholders can develop a more inclusive approach to smart cities by engaging local residents. Bio Ben Green () is a PhD Candid…

Maureen K. Ohlhausen: Should Antitrust Enforcement Rein in Big Tech? (Ep. 179)

March 26, 2019

Maureen K. Ohlhausen: Should Antitrust Law Rein in Big Tech? (Ep. 179) Maureen K. Ohlhausen joined Joe Miller to discuss whether U.S. antitrust law is the appropriate mechanism by which to rein in big tech. Bio  Maureen K. O…

Dr. Alisa Valentin: The Unifying Power of Social Justice (Ep. 178)

March 19, 2019

Dr. Alisa Valentin: The Unifying Power of Social Justice (Ep. 178) Alisa Valentin of Public Knowledge joined Joe Miller to discuss her approach to building a constructive dialogue at the intersection of tech and social justi…

Tom Wheeler: Gutenberg, Google, Darwin & Beyond (Ep. 177)

March 12, 2019

Tom Wheeler: Gutenberg, Google, Darwin & Beyond (Ep. 177) Tom Wheeler joined Joe Miller to discuss Mr. Wheeler's new book 'From Gutenberg to Google: The History of Our Future'.   Bio Chairman Tom Wheeler is a visiting fellow…

Jevan Hutson: How Racism in Online Dating Affects Economic Opportunities (Ep. 176)

March 5, 2019

Jevan Hutson: How Racism in Online Dating Affects Economic Opportunities (Ep. 176) Jevan Hutson joined Joe Miller to talk about how racism in online dating affects economic opportunities. Bio Jevan Hutson () is a  at...

Renée DiResta: How to Fight the Imminent Disinformation Blitzkrieg (Ep. 175)

Feb. 26, 2019

Renée DiResta: How to Fight the Imminent Disinformation Blitzkrieg (Ep. 175) Renée DiResta joined Joe Miller to discuss the ongoing threat of state-sponsored misinformation campaigns on social media designed to destabilize t…

Mignon Clyburn: The Social Justice Dynamics of Tech Policy (Ep. 174)

Feb. 19, 2019

Mignon Clyburn: The Social Justice Dynamics of Tech Policy (Ep. 174) Mignon Clyburn joined Joe Miller to discuss how the complex social justice dynamics of tech policy affect alliances in Washington. Bio Mignon Clyburn () is…

Betsy Cooper: How to Bring Tech to Tech Policy (Ep. 173)

Feb. 5, 2019

Bio Betsy Cooper (@BetsOnTech) is the founding Director of the . A cybersecurity expert, Ms. Cooper joined Aspen’s Cybersecurity & Technology Program after serving as the Executive Director of the Berkeley Center for Long-Te…

Alicia Mazzara: Mapping How a Housing Vouchers Loophole Furthers Segregation (Ep. 171)

Jan. 29, 2019

https://techpolicypodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/alicia_mazzara-500x500-e1548763637485.jpg   Alicia Mazzara: Mapping How a Housing Vouchers Loophole Furthers Segregation (Ep. 171) Landlords across the U.S. are refusi…