What Facial Recognition Technology Means for Privacy and Civil Liberties

Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law Date: Wednesday, July 18, 2012 Time: 02:30 PM Location: Dirksen 226

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NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING 

 
The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing of the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law entitled "What Facial Recognition Technology Means for Privacy and Civil Liberties" for Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. 
 
Chairman Franken to preside. 

Member Statements

  1. Senator Al Franken D (MN)

Witnesses

Panel I

  1. Jerome Pender
    Deputy Assistant Director Information Services Branch Criminal Justice Information Services Division
    Federal Bureau of Investigation
    Clarksburg , WV
  2. Maneesha Mithal
    Associate Director Division of Privacy and Identity Protection Bureau of Consumer Protection
    Federal Trade Commission
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Rob Sherman
    Manager of Privacy and Public Policy
    Facebook
    Washington , DC
  2. Brian Martin
    Director of Biometric Research
    MorphoTrust USA
    Jersey City , NJ
  3. Alessandro Acquisti
    Associate Professor
    Heinz College Carnegie Mellon University
    Pittsburgh , PA
  4. Jennifer Lynch
    Staff Attorney
    Electronic Frontier Foundation
    San Francisco , CA
  5. Sheriff Larry Amerson
    President
    National Sheriffs' Association
    Anniston , AL
  6. Nita Farahany
    Professor of Law and Professor of Genome Sciences & Policy
    Duke University
    Durham , NC