People for Internet Responsibility
of PFIR - People For Internet
Responsibility, co-founder and moderator of NNSquad - Network Neutrality Squad
-- and the founder of the PRIVACY
Forum. He created the
PRIVACY Forum in 1992, and has been involved with Internet and other
technology issues for over 40 years, including at the first site
on the ARPANET (the ancestor of the Internet), which was located at
His focus is both policy and engineering issues related to the Internet, privacy, the interaction of technology with society, and a range of other areas.
Lauren is widely quoted regarding such matters by newspaper, magazine, and other articles. He participates in numerous radio and television news programs, talk shows, and other venues where these important issues are under discussion.
|Lauren has hosted the DayThink
features and Fact Squad Radio,
Reset columns, and has also hosted the Vortex Reality Report
& Unreality Trivia Quiz.
Lauren is a member
of the ACM (Association for Computing
Machinery) Committee on Computers and Public Policy, and has consulted to Google.
Lauren is based
in Los Angeles.