Levin College of Law

2020 Technology, Media & Privacy Law Conference

About the Technology, Media & Privacy Law Conference:

The Technology, Media & Privacy Law Conference addresses how technological advancements are reshaping privacy and free speech issues in the fields of law, journalism, and public policy. The 2020 TMPL Conference will consist of panel discussions on fake news and new media, Internet anonymity as a weapon or a right, platform liability and the role of social media platforms in hate speech versus free speech, and global comparisons on liability, anonymity, and fake news. The TMPL conference is hosted by the Center for Governmental Responsibility (CGR) at the UF Levin College of Law and the Brechner Center for Freedom of Information at the UF College of Journalism and Communications.

2020 Conference Schedule:

Day 1—February 13, 2020
  • 12:00pm – 12:30pm | Check-in
  • 12:30pm – 1:00pm | Opening Remarks & Lunch
  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm | Session 1: Fake News & New Media
  • 2:00pm – 2:15pm | Coffee Break
  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm | Breakouts
  • 3:15pm – 3:30pm | Coffee Break
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm | Session 2: Internet anonymity: A Weapon or a Right?
Day 2—February 14, 2020
  • 8:00am – 9:00am | Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 9:15am |Opening Remarks
  • 9:15am – 10:15am | Session 3: Platform Liability for Upheaval & White Supremacy
    Platform Liability from the Arab Spring to Charlottesville
    Hate Speech or Free Speech: Role of SM Platforms
  • 10:15am – 10:30am | Break
  • 10:30am – 11:30am | Session 4: Global Comparisons on Liability,
    Anonymity, & Fake News
  • 11:30am – 11:45am | Closing Remarks
  • 11:45am – 12:45pm | Lunch & Discussion

Florida CLE credits pending

Past TMPL Conferences:

2019 TMPL Conference Schedule
2019 Video Day 1 | 2019 Video Day 2

2018 TMPL Conference Schedule
2018 Video

Published: December 9th, 2019

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