Video | Regulating the Internet: Can Canadian Democracy Survive Big Tech?

12 Apr 2021

On March April 6, 2021, the Max Bell School hosted Regulating the Internet: Can Canadian Democracy Survive Big Tech?, a panel discussion on whether the government should regulate online platforms...

Facial recognition technology speeds ahead as Canada's privacy law lags behind | The Ottawa Citizen

Published: 9 April 2021

March 1, 2021 | Software company Clearview AI has recently been discovered illegally scraping countless images of faces on the Internet and selling them to third-party organizations in Canada. Co...

Erin O’Toole says Conservatives’ plan to address climate change will surpass commitments under Scheer | Globe and Mail

Published: 9 March 2021

April 8, 2021 | In this Globe and Mail article, the Max Bell School's Ken Boessenkool opines on the steps Erin O’Toole must take if the Conservatives want to form government in the next federal...

Anti-Asian Racists Must Pay Legal Price | New Canadian Media

Published: 25 June 2020

March 19, 2021 | In this article for New Canadian Media, MPP candidate Camilla Liu recounts the racism she has faced and explains why such bigotry must be met with legal consequences....

Platform Responsibility and Regulation in Canada | Jolt Digest

Published: 18 March 2021

This new research from Sonja Solomun, Maryna Polataiko, and Helen A. Hayes of the Centre for Media, Technology and Democracy delves into key considerations for the regulation of internet platforms...

MPP Career Talks: Janet Gwilliam

Friday, April 9, 2021 13:00to14:00

This event is exclusively for Max Bell School MPP students as part of the Schools’ Career Services./maxbellschoolCategory: Special events - students

Hedging our bets with China was a mistake | The Line

Published: 7 April 2021

March 23, 2021 | In this recent article, Max Bell Professor Andrew Potter comments on the current diplomatic trajectory Canada is taking with China. To learn more about the economic and defense...

Our MPP students: François Provencher

16 Mar 2021

Born and raised in Ottawa, François Provencher understood the importance of public policy from a young age—an understanding that has shaped his perspective of the world as well as his career path. ...

Regulating the Internet: Can Canadian Democracy Survive Big Tech?

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 18:00to19:30

A recent spate of high-profile incidents, including the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol, have brought to light the threats to democracy posed by our digital landscape./maxbellschoolCategory:...



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