The Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Spot the Surveillance project is a virtual reality (VR) experience that teaches people how to identify the various spying technologies that police may deploy in communities, including body cameras, license plate readers, and drones. EFF’s Laura Schatzkin and Dave Maass will discuss EFF’s work, the concepts behind the project, and how they were able to build it open source, cross-platform, and on a budget.
What: Spot the Surveillance: How EFF Is Using VR to Take on Big Brother
Who: Web Developer Laura Schatzkin and Senior Investigative Researcher Dave Maass
Date: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018
Time: 12 - 1:30 pm
Where: MIT Open Documentary Lab | E15-318
MIT Campus, Wiesner Building, 20 Ames Street, 3rd Floor, Cambridge MA 02139