Past Event

Digital Services Act: What can the US learn from the EU?

March 2, 2022
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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The European Union's latest effort to create a safer digital space has arrived in the form of the Digital Services Act, which is part of a legislative package to strengthen transparency of online platforms and protect the fundamental rights of users. Join our panel that examines the DSA and what could be incorporated into legislative efforts by the United States to effectively regulate online platforms.


Anu Bradford, Columbia Law School

Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organizations, Columbia Law School. Researcher in: international trade law, EU law, digital regulation, and comparative and international antitrust law

Ellen Goodman, Rutgers Law School

Professor and Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives at Rutgers Law School, Senior Fellow at German Marshall Fund

Marietje Schaake, Stanford University

Former MEP; International Policy Director at Stanford University's Cyber Policy Center. International Policy Fellow at Stanford's Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

Paul Tang, Member of European Parliament

Senior Member of the European Parliament for the Dutch Partij van de Arbeid (PvdA). His priorities involve the fight against tax evasion, digital taxation, sustainable finance & platform regulation.


Mutale Nkonde, AI for the People

Emmy-winning filmmaker, technologist, and scholar. Founder: AI for the People, a communications firm focusing on the future of racial justice in an increasingly technological world. Previously, AI policy advisor:
introduced the 2019 Algorithmic Accountability Act, the Deepfakes Accountability Act & the No Biometric Barriers Act to Housing to the US House of Representatives.

Part of the 2022 Niejelow Rodin Global Digital Futures Policy Forum, organized with SIPA's Technology, Media, and Communications Specialization.