In our inaugural symposium on the Future of AI and Surveillance, George Washington Journal of Law & Technology (GW JOLT) proudly announces the participation of eminent scholars in the field of technology and privacy. This event, slated to be held in February 2025, aims to foster enlightening conversations on the challenges and opportunities of rapid technological advances, including the collection of biometric data and the impacts on privacy, freedom, race, democracy, and society. 

Renowned for their expertise and innovative contributions to AI and privacy scholarship, the participating scholars represent a diverse array of disciplines and perspectives. Through symposium essays, panel discussions, and collaborative sessions, they will delve into critical issues shaping the current and future landscape of AI law, legal scholarship, and public policy. 

Among the distinguished symposium scholars are:

Ifeoma Ajunwa (Emory University School of Law)
Chaz Arnett (University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law) 
Lindsey Barrett (Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law) 
Danielle Citron (University of Virginia School of Law) 
Andrew Ferguson (American University Washington College of Law) 
Woodrow “Woody” Hartzog (Boston University School of Law)
Paul Ohm (Georgetown University Law Center)
Ngozi Okidegbe (Boston University School of Law) 
Spencer Overton (The George Washington University Law School)
Bruce Schneier (Harvard Kennedy School)
Kate Weisburd (The George Washington University Law School)

GW JOLT and the GW Law community are honored to host such a stellar lineup of scholars. Their collective scholarship and insights promise to enrich our understanding of AI and surveillance as well as inspire innovative solutions. 

GW JOLT extends a warm invitation to government officials, legal professionals, academics, students, public interest advocates, and all others passionate about the evolving aspects of AI and surveillance. 

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