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Tech and Democracy

Hosted by the Consul of the Munich American Get-Together Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Thu 25 Apr 19:00 - 20:30

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Hi y’all,
Let’s check out this forum presented by the Yale Club of Germany for their Munich Dialogues on Democracy series in cooperation with the Protected content .

“Combating extremism, polarization and anti-democratic behavior
on and offline” with special guest speaker Yaël Eisenstat

From YCG website:
Yaël is a former US intelligence officer, diplomat, and White House advisor. She joined Facebook in Protected content the head of global elections integrity for political ads, following several years as a vocal critic of the harms that social media has inflicted on democracy and societies worldwide. After leaving Facebook six months later, she spoke openly about the company’s inability to meet its responsibility to secure elections, and she has continued to push for changes in the tech industry.

Yaël has become a key voice and public advocate for transparency and accountability in tech, particularly where real-world consequences affect democracy and societies around the world.
You can check out her main-stage TED talk on this topic. Protected content

Admission is free. Registration is requested. Please register here:

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Looking forward to an insightful evening together.

Cheers!
Miriam