About Face: The Changing Landscape of Face Recognition
Join Northeastern University School of Law’s Center for Law, Innovation and Creativity for a conference that will explore the encompassing regulatory, legal and human implications in facial recognition technology.
As enthusiasm for technological advancement has ushered in an exciting era of unprecedented innovation, technologists, scholars, privacy rights advocates and members of public are raising concerns about the efficacy of face recognition software and its uses in the future. Increasingly, the media news cycle is full of stories about the ways tech companies and government institutions are deploying face recognition technology to the detriment of the public’s constitutional rights and statutory rights to privacy. In an era of unprecedented digital innovation, has the emergence of face recognition tech proven that surveillance technology has finally gone too far?
Friday, May 10 at 9:00am to 2:00pm