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Ethics & Business Models
Marci Harris

From the Front Lines: What’s Happening With AI Today (Part 2)

By Dr. David Bray Back in March, I posted a video in with Dr. Fredrik Bruhn who is CEO of Unibap, and I talked about what was happening from the front lines of AI regarding computer vision and robotic manufacturing. As a follow-up to that video, I’d like to share a link to an article that Bob Gourley co-founder

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Untold Stories – PCI Community Focus on Positive #ChangeAgent Bevon Moore

For All PCI Community Members Continuing the series sharing “untold stories” of silent heroes making real, meaningful, positive change happen towards the goals of PCI, the PCI Coalition would like to highlight the efforts of a positive #ChangeAgent Bevon Moore. Bevon Moore is a CEO and a Founder of HASHTIV Social Network and HASHTIV EDU.  “The Internet we

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Policy & Governing
Marci Harris

Improving Constituent Engagement

By Marci Harris On June 5, 2019, Marci Harris, CEO and Co-founder at POPVOX, testified to the Select Committee on the Modernization of the US Congress on “improving constituent engagement”.  Watch the interview here. If you liked this post, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for more updates.

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PCI News
Marci Harris

Project Coqui 2019 Summer Recap

By Daksha Cordova “We would like to share the latest Project Coqui update, which represents PCI’s Puerto Rico efforts. Our update focuses on community efforts, specially children and how to leapfrog from the present situation to a new future. Hope our efforts peak your interest and desire to contribute to our project success. Enjoy!” –

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Ethics & Business Models
Marci Harris

Privacy, Security, and Ethics in an Asymmetric World & Global Citizenship in an Exponential Age

By Dr. David Bray Representing the People-Centered Internet coalition, Executive Director Dr. David Bray participated in a Salzburg Global Seminar on “Privacy, Security, and Ethics in an Asymmetric World” held in Austria. A full report has just been published and is available for download here. David also wrote an op-ed on Laws, Tech, and Narratives for

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Uncategorized
Marci Harris

The Potential Human Cost of Cyber Operations

By the International Committee of the Red Cross This is the first of several articles/essays on the human cost of cyber-operations, most especially offensive activities that may spread to civilian populations, even if unintentionally. It raises questions about collateral damage even to people who are not directly dependent on cyber technology. Moreover, it raises policy

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Health & Security
Marci Harris

NATO Co-sponsors Groundbreaking Inaugural Cyber Crisis Simulation Exercise at GLOBSEC Bratislava 2019 Forum

By Organising Transatlantic Steering Committee: Keerthika M. Subramanian, Esq, Nadja EL Fertasi, Kristen M. Laughlin, and David A. Bray, PhD Digital transformation is redefining the geopolitical security landscape at an unprecedented pace. By 2030, the number of sensors and devices connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to increase from 21 billion in

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Policy & Governing
Marci Harris

UN High Level Panel on Digital Cooperation Launches a New Tech Report

By the United Nations Following nine months of consultations with governments, the private sector, civil society, international organisations, academia and technical communities worldwide, the Panel’s report paints a picture of the interconnected nature of digital technology and policy impacts, and makes 5 recommendations for shaping our common digital future. The report explores the ways that

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Diversity & Opportunity
Marci Harris

Dr. David Bray Delivers Distinguished Keynote at the United Nations for the UN Charter Day

For All PCI Community Members  For all PCI members to consider as we move forward together – how can we work both locally within our different regions and countries and globally towards a more People-Centered Internet together? On June 26, PCI’s Executive Director Dr. David Bray provided a distinguished address in the ECOSOC Chambers in New

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Untold Stories – PCI Community Focus on Positive #ChangeAgent Parry Aftab

We are starting a new series focusing on positive “change agents” within PCI. Each newsletter will tell a behind the scenes story of a past or current effort. For our initial launch, community member Parry Aftab provides important and illustrated insights into her efforts that also help advance PCI’s goals. Parry’s community focus is on

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New Book Published with Chapter from PCI’s Dr. David Bray Providing Reflection and Vision for Tomorrow

By the IBM Center for the Business of Government The People-Centered Internet coalition would like to recognize Dr. David Bray, PCI’s Executive Director, for his part in authoring a book chapter published in “Government for the future: reflection and vision for tomorrow’s leaders”. His chapter specifically focuses on near- and longer-term use cases for Artificial Intelligence

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