JOHN BATTELLE – Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) Senior Research Scholar, Adjunct Professor, Co-Founder & CEO of Recount Media
in conversation with MERIT E. JANOW – Dean, Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs
on Mapping Data Flows: How the largest technology companies collect, use, and share user information across the internet
Understanding how the largest technology companies collect, use, and share user information across the internet. We’ve transformed the “Big Four” (Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook) terms of service and data policies — the thousands of lines of code that govern their use of your data — into a database powering an interactive visualization, an initial version of which we invite you to explore and critique.
Researchers associated with this event:
ZOE MARTIN – SIPA MPA
NATASHA BHUTA -SIPA MPA
MATTHEW ALBASSI – MS Data Journalism
VERONICA PENNEY – MS Data Journalism
Lunch will be served.
This event is co-sponsored by SIPA’s TMac, Management Specialization, Tech & Policy Initiative, Entrepreneurship & Public Policy Initiative, Brown Institute for Media Innovation