Conferences, Hearings and Speaking Engagements

The Markle Events listing shows the activities in which Markle staff take part, including conferences, Congressional hearings, and speaking engagements. If you are not able to attend, please check the events page for summaries and presentation materials, which are posted shortly after the event is held.

The 3rd Annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference

Type: Conferences
Date: June 3-4, 2010
Time: Full Day Sessions
Location: George Washington University Marvin Center in Washington, DC

Markle's Chief of Research, Stefaan Verhulst, is a commenter on the discussion China's Pragmatic Privacy Laws Beyond APEC: Does Generational Culture Matter?

Making "Enhanced Use" of Health Information

Type: Panel Discussions
Date: May 14, 2010
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: The Brookings Institute

Markle's Managing Director of Health, Carol Diamond, participates on the "Policy Implications" panel.

2010 HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition

Type: Conferences
Date: March 3, 2010
Time: Full Day Session
Location: World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA

Josh Lemieux, Markle's Director of Personal Health Technology, presents "Physician and Patient Views on Using PHRs: National Survey Results.

Counterterrorism 2.0: Using IT to Connect the Dots

Type: Panel Discussions
Date: February 23, 2010
Time: 12:00 p.m – 1:30 p.m.
Location: ITIF, 1101 K Street, Washington DC

Membes of the Markle Task Force on National Security will participate in a panel discussion focused on the role of IT in the intelligence community.

EastWest Institute's 7th Annual Worldwide Security Conference

Type: Conferences
Date: February 18, 2010
Time: Full Day Session
Location: World Customs Organization, Brussels

Stefaan Verhulst, Markle's Chief of Research, attends "International Pathways to Cybersecurity," to participate in discussion on the practicalities of meeting new security threat. 

Wiki Government: How Technology Can Make Government Better, Democracy Stronger, and Citizens More Powerful

Type: Special Events
Date: July 20, 2009
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Markle Conference Space, New York, NY

Professor and author, Beth Simone Noveck presents her book Wiki Government.

Getting Health IT Right Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Type: Conferences
Date: April 30, 2009
Time: 9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Newseum, Washington, DC

Markle Connecting for Health hosted a discussion forum on strategic priorities for the health IT provisions of the economic stimulus law.

Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations

Type: Special Events
Date: April 10, 2008
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Markle Conference Space, New York, NY

Author Clay Shirky discusses his book Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations.