March 11, 2019

Next stop on our #OwnYourData lecture series is University of Michigan's College of Engineering. The Economist magazine and other major business periodicals have touted that DATA IS THE NEW OIL and that we should acknowledge it as such. The 5 largest companies of 2017...

December 3, 2018

This week we've been asked down to DC to work with some of the Congresspersons on the "Internet Bill of Rights" that Nancy Pelosi was demanding just before the Blue Wave in Nov. It's a play on JFK's "Consumer Bill of Rights", and I just wanted to give you an update. 

My...

November 18, 2018

This past week, I joined Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen to keynote a "wake-up call" about Data Ethics during the 100th Anniversary of the Council for Insurance and Pensions. I received many SMSs and IMs about people's mistrust for insurance using their data. That'...

October 10, 2018

Friends,

Join me at upcoming events in ATL, CA, UK, & NYC. 

I've very excited to inform you all that The Data Union along with Anthem Press will be publishing a book series titled "Ethics of Personal Data Collection" to be publish around this time next year during Person...

July 22, 2018

Originally Published @NWI Sunday Personal data: Our greatest economic issue

Personal data is far from a privacy issue alone. It is a human rights issue, and it is an economic rights issue. The data that people contribute intrinsically is at the core of all input to...

May 25, 2018

Today the world starts enforcing the data law that gives people the "Right To Erasure" over their data called the GDPR (Global Data Protection Regulation). I and my team spent the past decade working on policy and education that provoked this law. Let me tell you why t...