Global Data Law

Color powder explosion, metaphor for data explosion, flows, concentration

Date: Friday and Saturday, 26-27 April 2019
Location: NYU Law, Furman Hall, 245 Sullivan Street, Lester Pollack Colloquium Room (9th Floor)
Organizers: Angelina Fisher, Benedict Kingsbury, Thomas Streinz
Twitter: @GuariniGlobal #globaldatalaw


Friday, April 26, 2019: Global Data Jurisdictions

8:30am-9:00am Breakfast and Registration

9:00am-9:30am Introduction and Framing

Benedict Kingsbury, NYU Law
Angelina Fisher, NYU Law
Thomas Streinz, NYU Law

9:30am-11:00am International Organizations: From Data Hubs to Data Governors

Moderator: Angelina Fisher, NYU Law

David Satola, World Bank
Kareem Elbayar, OCHA
UNICEF Innovation
Luis Gerardo Gonzalez Morales, UNSD
Cynthia Licul, United Nations Development Programme

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-13:00 Collective Data Governance

Moderator: Amba Kak, Mozilla

Lisa Austin, University of Toronto
Teresa Scassa, University of Ottawa
Nnenna Nwakanma, World Wide Web Foundation

Commentator: Jason Schultz, NYU Law

13:00-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-15:00 Data Law and Transnational Business

Christopher Sprigman, NYU Law, in conversation with Lisa J. Sotto, Hunton Andrews Kurth

15:00-16:00 Data Localization

Moderator: Samm Sacks, New America

Chan-Mo Chung, Inha University School of Law
Robert Howse, NYU Law
Thomas Streinz, NYU Law

Commentator: Anupam Chander, Georgetown University Law Center

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break

16:30-18:00 Data Law in China and India

Moderator: Surabhi Ranganathan, Cambridge University

Amba Kak, Mozilla
Parminder Singh, IT for Change
Samm Sacks, New America
Sun Ping, USALI

Commentator: Mark Wu, Harvard Law School

18:00-19:00 Reception

Saturday, April 27, 2019: Developing Global Data Economies

8:30-9:00 Breakfast

9:00-10:00 Keynote: Data Concentration and AI


10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-12:00 Developing Digital Economies

Moderator: Nenna Nwakanma, World Wide Web Foundation

Dan Ciuriak, CIGI
Wendy Li, US Bureau of Economic Analysis
Cesar Rodriguez Garavito, Dejusticia, University of los Andes
Alvaro Santos, Georgetown Law
Parminder Singh, ITforChange

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:30 Regulating Digital Trade

Moderator: Mona Pinchis-Paulsen, NYU Law

Anupam Chander, Georgetown University Law Center
J. Benton Heath, NYU Law
Thomas Streinz, NYU Law
Mark Wu, Harvard Law School

14:30-15:00 Recap and final discussion

Benedict Kingsbury, NYU Law


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