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My Data: Silicon Valley Monthly Full-Moon Mixer

July 16: Monthly Full-Moon Mixer — MyData Silicon Valley

Focused on Ethics, Privacy and Personal Data.

Investors love it. Consumers hate it. Surveillance capitalism is everywhere, but is it all we can do?

Join us in this very first mixer focused on ethics, privacy and personal data, for thought-provoking presentations, wine and chips, and networking with fellow travelers intrigued by the possibilities and pitfalls of personal data.


6:00pm Doors open and networking

6:30pm Welcome — Seth Goldstein, Co-founder, Node (and host); CEO & co-founder, Fiducia

6:35pm Introduction and Welcome to MyData Global — Sari Stenfors, PhD, Executive Director, Augmented Leadership Institute

6:50pm Lightening talks (5 min each):
Heard of the GDPR? It matters in Silicon Valley, too — Søren Juul Jørgensen, research fellow at WSD Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice at Stanford University

Healthcare data rights and interoperability in the 21st century — Ben Creasy, software developer, engaged citizen

In the age of the Raspberry Pi, we can bring our data home — Johannes Ernst, CEO & founder, Indie Computing

Engaging enterprises, governments and non-profits — Mark Son-Bell, technology strategist

How to join MyData Silicon Valley and why you really want to — Josep Aliagas, entrepreneur and investor

Introduce yourself — everybody gets to speak up, briefly and more networking until 8:00pm.