TNR Sets Stage for Tech Panel

Not an overwhelming amount of advance timing here, but TNR is hosting a newsmakers program on technology tomorrow morning from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at George Washington University.

The Program: Newsmakers on Technology will explore the future of technology and information from a range of backgrounds and disciplines.  Top newsmakers will join The New Republic‘s senior editors to discuss the biggest challenges facing this ever-changing industry.

The Lineup
Dr. Edward W. Felten, Chief Technologist, FTC
Julius Genachowski, Chairman, FCC
Alec Ross, Senior Advisor for Innovation in the Office of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
with Frank Foer, Editor-at-Large | Richard Just, Editor | Jeffrey Rosen, Legal Affairs Editor and Professor of Law at GW Law School

Details…Wednesday, January 18, 2012 George Washington University, The Grand Ballroom at the Marvin Center, 800 21st Street, NW, 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. – Registration and breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Program, RSVP here.

About On the Record with TNR…
From TNR…”On the Record with TNR is a series of newsworthy interviews.  It aims to produce smart, engaging, and entertaining editorial content.  In other words, it is journalism and reporting on stage.  Whereas panels are often tired, dry, and diluted by the multiple voices represented, the one-on-one interview allows for an in-depth, stimulating, and rich discussion with the most prominent voices on the topic at hand.  On the Record brings together leading newsmakers to discuss the consequential issues of the day at the most elevated level.”