Briefing Room


Kaminski to discuss drones, consumer privacy at FTC workshop event

October 13, 2016 | Faculty

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is scheduled to host a Fall Technology Series workshop on Drones today beginning at 1 p.m. EST that looks at consumer privacy concerns surrounding the use of unmanned aircraft. Professor Margot Kaminski, an expert in the areas of cyber, intellectual property, and privacy law, will share her expertise on the subject as part of panel beginning at 3:20 p.m. that looks at how to address privacy concerns raised by the use of drones. Other topics set to be covered on today’s agenda include a panel on whether or not drones raise a unique set of privacy concerns, a presentation from the FTC’s Office of Technology Research & Investigation, and another presentation on consumer perceptions of drones.

Click here to go to a webcast of the event.