Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Public Meeting

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

This meeting is free and open to the public. Seats available on a first come, first serve basis.

Join the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, for a public meeting, as  it examines the history, constitutional implications, and oversight of counterterrorism activities conducted under Executive Order 12333, which governs the intelligence efforts of the United States.

Agenda (Click here to download the PDF)

10:15 a.m.     Doors Open

10:30 a.m.     Opening Remarks (including welcome from Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO, National Constitution Center)

10:45 a.m.     Session 1: Separation of Powers and the History of E.O. 12333

  • Robert Chesney, University of Texas School of Law
  • Aziz Huq, University of Chicago Law School
  • Deborah Pearlstein, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Stephen Slick, Intelligence Studies Project, University of Texas at Austin

12:15 p.m.     Lunch on your own

1:15 p.m.     Session 2: First and Fourth Amendment Implications of E.O. 12333 Activities: The Impact of New Technologies

  • Orin Kerr, George Washington University Law School
  • Katherine Strandburg, New York University School of Law
  • Robert Turner, University of Virginia School of Law
  • Steve Vladeck, American University Washington College of Law

2:45 p.m.     Break

3:00 p.m.     Session 3: E.O. 12333 in Practice

  • Michael Allen, Beacon Global Strategies; Former Staff Director of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (2011–2013)
  • Timothy Edgar, Brown University; Former Senior Legal Advisor, Information Sharing Environment (2010–2012); Director, Privacy & Civil Liberties, White House Cybersecurity Office (2009–2010); Deputy for Civil Liberties, Office of the Director of National Intelligence (2006–2009)
  • Mieke Eoyang, Third Way; Former Staff Member on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (2007–2010); Defense Policy Advisor to Senator Kennedy (2003–2007)
  • Matt Olsen, ABC News; Former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center (2011–2014); General Counsel, National Security Agency (2010–2011)

4:30 p.m.     Closing Remarks


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