Building a 21st Century Democracy with Marci Harris

CITRIS Fall 2017 Research Exchange Series

Speaker: Marci Harris, CEO, POPVOX

10/18/2017

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: 310, Sutardja Dai Hall

Marci Harris is cofounder and CEO of POPVOX, a civic startup dedicated to effective civic participation and good governing.

Prior to founding POPVOX, Harris worked in the U.S. House of Representatives covering tax, trade, and health for a senior Ways and Means member. She got her start in public service as Tornado Recovery Coordinator for Jackson, Tennessee.

Harris holds a B.A. in International Relations from Franklin University in Lugano, Switzerland, a J.D. from the University of Memphis, and an LL.M. from the American University Washington College of Law. She is an inaugural Technology and Democracy Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government’s Ash Center.
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Free and open to the public. Register online by Monday for a free lunch at UC Berkeley. The CITRIS Research Exchange Seminar Series is a weekly dialogue highlighting leading voices on societal-scale research issues. Each one-hour seminar starts at 12pm Pacific time and is hosted live at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus.

Live broadcast at https://www.youtube.com/user/citrisuc/live.
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