Talks & Testimony

A few places I’ve given talks or provided information to policymakers. This is mostly here so my family can see videos of me wearing a tie and sounding knowledgeable.


  • Investigative Reporters and Editors (US)
  • Association of Alternative Newsmedia (US)
  • COLPIN (Mexico City)
  • Society of Professional Journalists Rio Grande Chapter (Albuquerque, NM)
  • MIT Documentary Lab (Cambridge)
  • Cato Surveillance Conference (Washington, DC)
  • Cryptorave (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
  • National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (US)
  • Dragon Con (Atlanta, GA)
  • Toorcon (San Diego, CA)
  • CivicXR (Brookline, MA)


Here are a couple of my more recent talks

Cato┬áSurveillance Conference – December 2018

California Joint Legislative Audit Committee – June 2019

Subject: Proposed state audit of law enforcement’s use of automated license plate readers