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EFF at Intl Students for Liberty Conference

EFF's Shahid Buttar will participate in the tenth annual International Students for Liberty Conference, where he'll host a session exploring "Mass Surveillance: Defense, Offense, and Why Nothing Less than Democracy is at Stake." The conference will take place the weekend of February 17-19th at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington,...

Hacked Democracy, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

EFF Executive Director Cindy Cohn will be participating on a panel, described by the Council as: Technology is exposing democracy’s vulnerabilities. After hackers, allegedly working for the Russian government, stole politically sensitive documents and used them in an attempt to influence the US election outcome, governments across the world have...

Catholic University Law Review Symposium

EFF Senior Counsel David Sobel will participate in a symposium held by the Catholic University Law Review titled "The Freedom of Information Act: A Tool for Transparency, Knowledge, and Litigation." Date: Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 Time: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Location: Slowinski Courtroom, Columbus School of Law, 3600 John McCormack...

Ethiopia In Crisis: Government Spyware and Kidane v. Ethiopia

Ethiopia in Crisis is a summit addressing the fundamental issues confronting the people and exiles of Ethiopia, with discussions on human rights, political reform and aid and development. EFF's Danny O'Brien will speak on Saturday afternoon, discussing EFF's research into the Ethiopian government's use of spyware to spy and interfere...

Government Transparency at the San Francisco Public Library

Dave Maass, an investigative researcher at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, will discuss how citizens can ensure government transparency, covering the Freedom of Information Act, recent updates to the California Public Record Act, and the San Francisco Sunshine Ordinance. Attendees will hear about EFF's work on transparency and learn practical tips...

Encryption Apps for your Phone workshop @SF Public Library

Join Lisa Wright and William Theaker from the Electronic Frontier Foundation as they lead an intermediate workshop on encryption apps for your mobile phone including: + Voice + Text + Chat + Full-disk encryption Please bring your mobile phone so you can install the applications. You're also highly encouraged to...

Basic Digital Privacy and Security Workshop @SF Public Library

Join Lisa Wright and William Theaker of the Electronic Frontier Foundation as they facilitate a hands-on workshop covering: + Secure passwords + a password manager + Keeping a working environment free of spyware and malware + Online tracking, HTTPS + helpful browser configuration & extensions Participants are strongly encouraged to...

COPYRIGHT WEEK

Copyright Week ( https://www.eff.org/copyrightweek ) commemorates the anniversary of Internet users' defeat of the Stop Online Piracy Act by bringing together a diverse group of advocates to address and support a core set of principles for fixing copyright law. Day 1. Monday, Jan. 16 (Martin Luther King Jr. day):...

EFF at Shmoocon 2017

Join EFF at ShmooCon 2017! Stop by the EFF booth to say hi and learn about the latest developments in defending digital freedom for all. You can even pick up a special gift as a token of our thanks when you take advantage...

Members-Only Speakeasy: Washington, DC

Start the weekend off on a positive note with EFF on Thursday, December 8. Get to know the EFF team over drinks and network with our compatriots in the digital freedom movement at a special DC members' Speakeasy. This meetup will be hosted by EFF's Director of Grassroots Advocacy ...

Community forum in Davis CA

Data Privacy and Government Surveillance in the Trump Administration: Perspectives on the U.S. Constitution and Civil Liberties EFF's Shahid Buttar and Camille Ochoa will visit Davis for a community forum including participants from the UC-Davis Law School Immigration Law Clinic, the UC-Davis Cross Cultural Student Center, ACLU Yolo chapter, Davis...

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