Surveillance or Security? Former NSA officials Debate EFF

August 8, 2013 - 12:30pm
MacArthur Park 27 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA

Revelations about NSA surveillance programs have given rise to fundamental questions about the tradeoffs between national security and the privacy of American citizens. Come watch an exciting panel as former Attorney General Judge Michael Mukasey, former NSA General Counsel Stewart Baker, and Legal Director and General Counsel for the Electronic Frontier Foundation Cindy Cohn, discuss these NSA programs, and the privacy and security issues at stake. After the luncheon panel discussion, our special guests will take questions from the audience.

Speakers:

  • Hon. Michael Mukasey, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton, and Former United States Attorney General
  • Stewart Baker, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, and first Assistant Secretary for Policy at the United States Department of Homeland Security
  • Cindy Cohn, Legal Director and General Counsel, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Cost of Lunch:
$30 per person, $20 for students
(with online pre-registration)
$40 at the door

Register here.

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