Fellows Joe Catapano and Reema Moussa will lead the discussion about the past, present, and future of the Internet with Internet pioneers Vint Cerf and Steve Crocker for an in-person discussion with the Foundry on Thursday, August 18 in DC.
The Foundry is proud to announce the executive board for its 2022 – 2024 fellowship class: Executive Board President: Rikki George Co-Vice Presidents: Justin P’ng & Uma Kalkar (she/her) Treasurer: Kevin Wei (he/they) Secretary: Ellen Magallanes (she/her) Director of Communications: Joe Catapano Director of Operations: Grant Versfeld Regional Chairs Greater Washington, DC: Kelsey Frierson West […]
The Internet Law & Policy Foundry (The Foundry) announces the first annual hackathon writing competition, “Into the Metaverse.” Tech CEOs everywhere have touted the metaverse to be the future of the internet, while skeptics’ claims range from asserting that the metaverse of everyone’s dreams is still in the future, to citing concerns about cybersecurity and privacy. Either way, […]
Prompt For technologists, lawyers, policymakers, and thinkers in technological circles, the “metaverse” has been a frequent topic of discussion. As the internet evolves into its next phase and the metaverse gains popularity and slowly becomes integrated into our daily lives, new norms and concerns regarding privacy, trust and safety emerge. However, the use of immersive […]
Hackathon 2022: Into the Metaverse The Foundry is hosting its third Policy Hackathon in October 2022 – more information coming soon! Writing Competition – New in 2022 The Foundry’s first-ever Hackathon Writing Competition will require competitors to address potential issues related to the metaverse and/or metaverse technologies through a legal, political, economic or sociological lens. […]
Tech Policy Grind is back with Episode 4 featuring Berkeley’s’ Nick Merrill in a discussion with Foundry Fellow Lama Mohammed about Internet fragility and decentralization. A link to the episode is below. Make sure to subscribe to the “Tech Policy Grind” using your favorite app.
The Newest Fellows Join a Growing Global Community of Early-Career Professionals in Internet Law & Policy Washington, D.C. — Today, The Internet Law & Policy Foundry (The Foundry), a professional development organization composed of early-career professionals working across law, technology and policy, announced its newest class of 91 Fellows, hailing from leading Internet companies, professional […]
🎙️ Podcast Episode 3 Jim Lewis (CSIS) Speaks w/ ILPF Fellow Joe Catapano on the geopolitical state of tech policy.
Tech Policy Grind, the Foundry’s original podcast, is back with Episode 3 featuring CSIS’ Jim Lewis in a geopolitical discussion with Foundry Fellow Joe Catapano. A link to the episode is below. Make sure to subscribe to the “Tech Policy Grind” using your favorite app.
Tech Policy Grind, the Foundry’s original podcast, is back with a new series from the amazing new class of Foundry Fellows. Episodes 1 and 2 are out and available for listening. Links to the episodes are below. Make sure to subscribe to the “Tech Policy Grind” using your favorite app. Episode 1: CISA’s Ayan […]
In celebration of #WomensHistoryMonth (last month), the Internet Law & Policy Foundry (ILPF) hosted a conversation with three Foundry alumnae to discuss their professional journeys, their experiences as ILPF Fellows, and how it helped shape their careers in Internet and technology.In case you missed it, the YouTube video is below. Newly-minted Foundry Fellows Reema Moussa and Arpitha Desai spoke with Ashkhen Kazaryan (Content Policy Manager, […]