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[CASCI Talk] Civil Liberties in the Age of Face Recognition

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 11:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Description This talk will explore the unique risks that face recognition use by police poses to our constitutional rights and liberties, with a focus on the rights of the accused in criminal trials. Using the FOIA research that the Center on Privacy & Technology has done […]

[CASCI Talk] Smart Cities and the Need for Proactive Transparency

Tuesday, October 8th, 201911:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Description Smart cities are an example of the profound impact of technology for local governments. With recent innovations in sensors and artificial intelligence, cities are able to measure and do more in service of their residents. At the same time, these advances present unique challenges […]

[CASCI Talk] Rent and Loathing in Beantown: Negotiating the Civic Good Through Short-Term Rental Laws and Romantic Anti-Capitalism

October 22nd, 2019 Description In the ideal city, every resident would have a place to live. Unfortunately, we are far away from this utopia due to the limits on space available to residents. Property ownership serves as a fundamental exclusion criteria as it helps determine which residents get to live in the city and which […]

New Issue of Government Information Quarterly – Volume 30, issue 1 (January 2013)

The editors of Government Information Quarterly: ¬†An International Journal of Information and Technology Management, Policies, and Practices are pleased to announce the release of Volume 30, issue 1 (January 2013). ¬†Contents of the issue are below. 1. Editorial Board<http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=GatewayURL&_method=citationSearch&_urlVersion=4&_origin=SDVIALERTHTML&_version=1&_piikey=S0740-624X%2812%2900155-4&md5=e1e5b2207d2483e56acefd5f00fcf7e8> 2. Business perceptions and satisfaction with e-government: Findings from a Canadian survey<http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=GatewayURL&_method=citationSearch&_urlVersion=4&_origin=SDVIALERTHTML&_version=1&_piikey=S0740-624X%2812%2900131-1&md5=dffef1113a9d4921d7c283cbf5f8fcfe&graphAbs=y> Pages 1-9 Christopher G. […]