Why We Need a Democratic Approach to Data

Salomé Viljoen

Notes

Paris Marx is joined by Salomé Viljoen to discuss existing proposals to expand individual data rights or treat it as a form of labor, why we instead need to see data governance as a collective democratic project, and how that would give us the power to decide what data is collected and what it’s used for.

Guest

Salomé Viljoen is an affiliate at Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University, and a joint postdoctoral fellow at NYU School of Law’s Information Law Institute and the Cornell Tech Digital Life Initiative. Follow Salomé on Twitter as @salome_viljoen_.

Show off your tech skepticism

Tell the world that Tech Won’t Save Us by picking up one of our t-shirts or hoodies. They’re available in a wide variety of colors, cuts, and sizes to suit your needs and tastes.

Order yours today!

Links

Similar