Algorithms and Amplification: How Social Media Platforms’ Design Choices Shape Our Discourse and Our Minds
Subcommittee Hearing

Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology, and the Law
Date: Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building Room 226
Presiding: Chair Coons
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  1. Ms. Monika Bickert
    Vice President for Content Policy
    Menlo Park, CA
  2. Ms. Lauren Culbertson
    Head of U.S. Public Policy
    San Francisco, CA
  3. Ms. Alexandra Veitch
    Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy for the Americas and Emerging Markets
    San Bruno, CA
  4. Mr. Tristan Harris
    Co-Founder and President
    Center for Humane Technology
    San Francisco, CA
  5. Dr. Joan Donovan
    Research Director
    Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy and Lecturer in Public Policy at John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University
    Cambridge, MA