21 September, 2022

Day Zero: The Future of Digital Governance at Unfinished Live

1:00 – 5:00 PM EST
The Shed, NYC

An exclusive spotlight event dedicated to developing a civic architecture for Web3 that focuses on technology for the common good.

If you are interested in pursuing more ethical and inclusive ways to build technology, please apply here to be invited to participate in this event.

Topics to be discussed

  • Digital Governance: Why and how do ground rules, safeguards, and ethical standards need to be integrated into the technology development process?
  • The Internet of the Future: What are the unique opportunities and challenges presented by web3?
  • Global Perspectives: Anticipating the future of web3 around the world
  • Competition, Privacy, Online Content: How will tech be regulated in web3?

Who should apply?

Policymakers, academics, civil society leaders, technologists, students, press, anyone interested in pursuing more ethical and inclusive ways to build technology.

Location

The Shed, NYC

About the McCourt Institute

Launched in early 2022 with founding partners Sciences Po in Paris and Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., the McCourt Institute aims to ensure that digital governance is prioritized in the development of new technology and embedded in the next generation of the web. It supports the goals of Project Liberty, a visionary initiative launched by civic entrepreneur, business leader, and philanthropist Frank McCourt in 2021 to transform how the internet works, create a more equitable digital economy, and develop a new civic architecture for the digital world.

Founding partners