Senator Wyden's Work on Privacy

Portland's Techno-Activism 3rd Mondays
Portland's Techno-Activism 3rd Mondays
Public group

Northwest Academy

1208 SW 13th Ave, 2nd floor · Portland, OR

How to find us

Details about the meeting location and parking are listed at the end.

Location image of event venue


This month, learn about what Senator Ron Wyden and his team are doing to protect your privacy! Grace Stratton (from Sen. Wyden's local office) will be at the meeting, and Chris Soghoian (from the DC office) will join us remotely, and they'll discuss the following topics:

- Surveillance
including stingrays, cell phone tracking by law enforcement,
border searches of laptops and phones.

- Cybersecurity
how to stay safe online and what Senator Wyden is doing to
make sure that Oregonians are more secure from hackers.

-Consumer privacy
Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, etc.

Join us for a great presentation and discussion! We'll have snacks, and there will be an opportunity for networking afterwards. We hope to see you there!

6:00 PM: Doors
6:10 PM: Introductions and news
6:15 PM: Presentation
7:15 PM: Q&A
7:30 PM: Wrap up and networking

Speaker bios:

Grace Stratton is Senator Wyden’s Multnomah County Field Representative and focuses on all issues related to this region.

Chris Soghoian is a TechCongress Fellow in Senator Wyden’s Washington DC office and focuses on Cybersecurity and Surveillance policy.

By attending this TA3M meeting, you agree to follow our Code of Conduct:

{short} Code of Conduct
Portland's Techno-Activism 3rd Mondays is dedicated to providing an informative and positive experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste, or creed.

Our events are intended to educate and share information related to technology and activism, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form.

Audio and video recording are not permitted at meetings without prior approval.

Our Code of Conduct
( applies to all events run by Portland's TA3M. Please report any incidents to the event organizer.

Meeting and parking details
The meeting will be in the Plaza building at 1208 SW 13th Ave, on the 2nd floor. When coming up 13th, there is an entrance to a surface lot behind our building. We're in the 2-story building (not the 5-story building). The lot should be empty at meeting time. Park anywhere except in the auction winner’s spot. If the the lot is full, use the lot behind the 5-story building.