Edward W. Felten

Edward W. Felten

Edward William Felten is a Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs at Princeton University. On November 4, 2010, he was named the Chief Technologist for the Federal Trade Commission, a position he officially assumed January 3, 2011. Wikipedia*

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Edward W. Felten has nine videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 House Committee as a Professor for the Computer Science and Public Affairs of the Princeton University. The year with the most videos was 2014 with three videos. Most common tags: Online Technology, Consumer Issues.

Appearances by Title:c. May 1, 2015 - Present Deputy Chief Technology Officer, Office of Science and Technology Policy, White House Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Director, Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University Videos: 2 c. August 1, 2006 - Present Professor, Computer Science and Public Affairs, Princeton University Videos: 5


Chief Technologist, Federal Trade Commission c. January 1, 2011 - c. September 1, 2012 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Privacy, Security and Autonomous Machines, Morning Session

    Privacy, Security and Autonomous Machines, Morning Session

    Specialists talked about consumer privacy and the legal considerations, restrictions, and implications of mass data…

  • Defining Privacy

    Defining Privacy

    “Defining Privacy Interests” was the first session of the public meeting on “Defining Privacy” held at the Washington…

  • Future of Bitcoin

    Future of Bitcoin

    Edward Felten talked about Bitcoin, the virtual currency exchanged solely online, which had recently experienced cyberattacks. Mr.…

  • Data Collection, Security and Protection

    Data Collection, Security and Protection

    Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the government and private sector as more devices…

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