Substantive, principled, impactful advocacy
EPIC is a public interest research center in Washington, DC. EPIC was established in 1994 to focus public attention on emerging privacy and civil liberties issues and to protect privacy, freedom of expression, and democratic values in the information age. EPIC pursues a wide range of program activities including policy research, public education, conferences, litigation, publications, and advocacy. EPIC routinely files amicus briefs in federal courts, pursues open government cases, defends consumer privacy, organizes conferences for NGOs, and speaks before Congress and judicial organizations about emerging privacy and civil liberties issues. EPIC works closely with a distinguished advisory board, with expertise in law, technology and public policy. EPIC maintains one of the most popular privacy web sites in the world - epic.org.
At long last, behold vids from the EPIC AI Regulation Symposium held last fall. Two panels, six flash talks + keynote from the amazing Jennifer Leee all on specifically how we should be regulating AI/ADS in light of the very real and current harms.
Celebrating ! EPIC's Open Government Project, 2021-2022 was a year filled with success stories. Through vigorous and effective litigation, EPIC maintained its record as a champion for a more open and transparent government.