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Join the free hybrid event in Amsterdam and online on 5 and 6 October 2022 alongside speakers from Meta, Opera, AdGuard, Mozilla, Google, eyeo and many others.

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When?

5 - 6 October 2022

Where?

Capital C, Amsterdam, NL & online

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Speakers

Ben Savage Software Engineer, Meta
Simeon Vincent Developer Relations Engineer, Google
Arjan van Leeuwen Product Engineering Lead, Opera
Arvind Narayanan Professor, Princeton University
Gertrud Kolb, Chief Technology and Product Officer, eyeo
Dr. Humera Noor Minhas Director of Engineering, eyeo
Franziska Rösner Associate Professor, University of Washington
Andrey Meshkov CTO and Co-Founder, Adguard
Udbhav Tiwari Senior Manager Global Public Policy , Mozilla
Parinitha Hirehal AI Product Manager, eyeo
Rotem Dar VP of Innovation, eyeo
Laura De Boel Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Sabine Schaller Research & Development Lead, Coil
Andrew Moroz CEO, Aloha Mobile
Ingo Rübe Founder, KILT Protocol
Eric Meyer Developer Advocate, Igalia
Terry Taouss President, Acceptable Ads Committee
Byungwoo Lee Software Engineer, Igalia
Cornelius Witt Group Data Protection Officer, eyeo
Felipe Erias Morandeira Software Engineer, Igalia
Peter Lowe Principal Security Researcher, DNSFilter
Anton Lazarev Engineer, Brave
Athanasios Andreou Researcher, Algorithmic Transparency Institute
Mohamed Morsy Product Manager, eyeo
Hieu Van Le PhD Candidate, University of California, Irvine
Abdul Haddi Amjad PhD Candidate, Virginia Tech University
Umar Iqbal Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Washington
Victor Le Pochat PhD Candidate, KU Leuven
Sandra Siby PhD Candidate, EPFL, Switzerland
Shaoor Munir PhD Candidate, UC Davis

Why join?

  • The growth of ad filtering is replacing traditional all-out ad-blocking methods
  • Participate in the discussion on the future of ad filtering, from machine learning to VR/AR and embedded devices
  • Discover new privacy regulations and topics concerning the internet at large
  • Participation is free, whether you choose to attend it live in Amsterdam, or online via livestream

What to expect

  • Meet the developers behind some of the most successful ad-filtering apps in the world
  • Learn what’s on the cutting edge in the world of ad filtering
  • Help transform the ad-tech industry to be held more accountable to consumers
  • Join the discussion on new privacy regulations and learn how consumers and businesses can create the future of advertising hand-in-hand

Schedule

Day 1

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Time Slot Speaker Topic
10:00 - 10:25 CET Gertrud Kolb
CTPO, eyeo
Opening Keynote
10:25 - 10:30 CET Kathrin Jennewein
PR Manager, eyeo
Ad-Filtering Report Study Release
10:35 - 11:00 CET Arjan van Leeuwen
Product Engineering Lead, Opera
You broke the internet. When Content Filtering breaks a site and why it matters
11:05 - 11:45 CET Andrey Meshkov
CTO and Co-Founder, AdGuard
How bad is Manifest V3 exactly?
11:45 - 12:00 CET Break
12:00 - 12:25 CET Anton Lazarev
Engineer, Brave
Content Blocking Collaboration in a Manifest V3 World
12.30 - 12:55 CET Felipe Erias Morandeira
Software Engineer, Igalia
More control over static filter rules
13:00 - 13:25 CET Hieu Van Le
PhD Candidate, University of California, Irvine
AutoFR: Automated Filter Rule Generation for Adblocking
13:30 - 14:30 CET Lunch
14:30 - 14:55 CET Simeon Vincent
Developer Relations Engineer, Google
Notes from Chrome
15:00 - 15:25 CET Mohamed Morsy
Product Manager, eyeo
Feature Innovation through partner collaboration
15:25 - 15:45 CET Break
15:45 - 16:25 CET Dr. Humera Noor Minhas
Director of Engineering, eyeo
Parinitha Hirehal
AI Product Manager, eyeo
ML-powered Anti-tracking: Track me if you can!
16:30 - 17:10 CET Athanasios Andreou
Researcher, Algorithmic Transparency Institute
Victor Le Pochat
imec-DistriNet, PhD Candidate, KU Leuven
An Audit of Facebook’s Political Ad Policy Enforcement
17:10 - 17:30 CET Break
17:30 - 17:40 CET Abdul Haddi Amjad
PhD Candidate, Virginia Tech University
What's the next era of content blockers?
17:45 - 18:10 CET Franziska Rösner
Associate Professor, University of Washington
Shedding Light on Problematic Content in Online Ads
18:15 - 18:40 CET Umar Iqbal
Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Washington
Breaking Advertising and Tracking Request Chains

Day 2

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Time Slot Speaker Topic
10:00 - 10:25 CET Rotem Dar
VP of Innovation, eyeo
Sustainable Privacy: Navigating between User Rights and the Web Economy
10:30 - 10:55 CET Ben Savage
Software Engineer, Meta
Building the internet we all want: Accurate ads measurement with no tracking
11:00 - 11:10 CET Laura De Boel
Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Intro into new regulations
11:10 - 12:00 CET Laura De Boel
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Cornelius Witt
eyeo
Udbhav Tiwari
Mozilla
Aurelien Maehl
DuckDuckGo
Panel: How new regulations are shaking up adtech
12:00 - 13:00 CET Lunch
13:00 - 13:25 CET Ingo Rübe
Founder, KILT Protocol
Web3: Regaining Control of Your Data
13:30 - 13:55 CET Peter Lowe
Principal Security Researcher, DNSFilter
The irony of blocking popular trackers
People want privacy, but at what cost
14:00 - 14:25 CET Andrew Moroz
CEO, Aloha Mobile
Ad targeting challenges in the era of privacy
14:25 - 14:45 CET Break
14:45 - 15:10 CET Sabine Schaller
Research & Development Lead, Coil
Web Monetization - The 100% Ad Filter
15:15 - 15:40 CET Shaoor Munir
UC Davis
Sandra Siby
EPFL
CookieWatcher: Countering First-Party ‘Cookieless’ Tracking
15:45 - 16:25 CET Byungwoo Lee & Eric Meyer
Igalia
CSS Selector ':has()'
16:30 - 17:00 CET Break
17:00 - 17:25 CET Arvind Narayanan
Professor, Princeton University
Keynote:
Beyond ad filtering: five ideas for user empowerment through the browser
17:30 - 18:10 CET Simeon Vincent & Rob Wu
Google Chrome and Mozilla
Browser Talk & Q&A
18:15 - 18:40 CET Terry Taouss
President, Acceptable Ads Committee
Final words

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