Public Records in the Digital Age: Can They Save Lives?

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 4:00 pm4:30 pm

Kathryn Kosmides, Founder, CEO of


We want to open the door for a conversation on what exactly a public record is in today's digital age and how they can be used to prevent crimes, with an emphasis on gender-based crimes like sexual assault, domestic violence, and sexual harassment.

Kathryn Kosmides, Founder, CEO of

Kathryn Kosmides is the founder and CEO of, a nonprofit that provides access to data that prevents domestic violence, sexual assault, and other crimes against vulnerable populations while holding systems and individuals accountable.

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@conference {244724,
author = {Kathryn Kosmides},
title = {Public Records in the Digital Age: Can They Save Lives?},
year = {2020},
address = {San Francisco, CA},
publisher = {USENIX Association},
month = jan

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