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Past Event

The Socially Responsible Tech Company: Ideals vs. Practice

Gerald Harris, chair of the Technology and Society Forum, will interview Ian Mitroff and Melanie Ensign. Mitroff will lay out the theory and ideals of companies performing in a socially responsible manner, and Ensign will share her experience with those ideals in the real world of firms such as Uber and Facebook.

Join us for an engaging discussion about how crises are managed and what the communications challenges are with the public.

MLF Organizer
Gerald Harris

MLF: Science & Technology

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Ian Mitroff's latest book, Techlash, The Future of the Socially Responsible Tech Company, can be dowloaded free from the publisher

July 23, 2020

United States

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Ian I. Mitroff
Ph.D., Senior Research Affiliate, The Center for Catastrophic Risk Management, University of California, Berkeley; Professor Emeritus, Marshall School of Business and the Annenberg School of Communication, University of Southern California; Author, Techlash: The Future of the Socially Responsible Tech Organization
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Melanie Ensign
CEO and Founder, Discernible, Inc.; Press Department Lead, DEF CON; Former Global Head of Security, Privacy & Engineering Communications, Uber; Former Security Communications Manager, Facebook
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Gerald Harris
President, Quantum Planning Group; Chair, Technology & Society Member-Led Forum—Moderator

10 a.m. (Pacific Time) program