November 6, 2019
6:00 P.M. Program & Reception
300 East Colorado Boulevard, Suite 200
For more than 165 years one mission has driven Santa Clara University: to inspire service to humanity. Now is the time to build boldly, confidently, and creatively on that mission to shape our future – and you can be a part of this journey.
Join with fellow alumni, parents and friends to meet Santa Clara University's 29th president, Kevin O'Brien, S.J., celebrate SCU and envision our shared future together. Discover how Santa Clara University is providing ethical leadership in an innovative world as our distinguished speakers explore Why Can't Internet Companies Stop Harmful Content. There has never been a more exciting time to be part of the Santa Clara family.
Eric GoldmanEric Goldman is a Professor of Law, and Co-Director of the High Tech Law Institute, at Santa Clara University School of Law. Before he became a full-time academic in 2002, he practiced Internet law for 8 years in the Silicon Valley. His research and teaching focuses on Internet, IP and advertising law topics, and he blogs on these topics at the Technology & Marketing Law Blog. Managing IP magazine has twice named him to a shortlist of North American “IP Thought Leaders,” and he has been named an “IP Vanguard” by the California State Bar’s IP Section.
Jess Miers is a 2L at Santa Clara Law, a member of the inaugural SCU Tech Edge J.D. class, a former legal intern for Twitter, and a passionate advocate for the Internet and free speech. She works closely with Prof. Eric Goldman as his research assistant and mentee. Online, she’s known for her TEDx Talk about Section 230 and content moderation and for her Section 230 tattoo. Jess is also the co-founder and president of the SCU Internet Law Student Organization and is excited to have recently accepted an invitation to become an Internet Law and Policy Foundry Fellow.