Report , News of 14 July 2016

Conference review: „Regulatory challenges in digital markets: privacy“

DIW Berlin / B.Dietl (Copyright)  BCCP conference
Copyright: DIW Berlin / B.Dietl

Titled “Regulatory Challenges in Digital Markets: Privacy”, the annual conference of the Leibniz ScienceCampus “Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies” (BCCP) took place on June 17 in Humboldt University Berlin’s Senate Hall.

The four panels of the conference featured several prominent figures from science and politics, including Hal Varian (Chief Economist, Google), Gerd Billen (State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection), Susan Athey (Stanford University), and many more.

The event is can be accessed in video format or as a conference podcast on the DIW website. An engaging and brief overview from the perspective of the participants can be accessed on Twitter through the hashtag #bccpconf.