Reddit Co-Founder to Discuss the Future of Web Privacy

March 19, 2012

Alexis Ohanian to Deliver Remarks on His Opposition to SOPA and PIPA, March 20

WHAT:     
Social news platform Reddit.com co-founder Alexis Ohanian will discuss “The Future of Web Privacy.”

View the live webcast.

WHEN:     
Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 5 to 6 p.m.

WHERE:     
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business
37th & O Streets, NW
Rafik B. Hariri Building, Lohrfink Auditorium
Washington, D.C.

RSVP:
Media who are interested in covering the event should contact Teresa Mannix, director of media relations, at (202) 687-4080 or tmm53@georgetown.edu.

PROGRAM:
Founded in 2005, Reddit.com is a social news platform that has attracted millions of users and has transformed into what today is frequently referred to as “the front page of the internet.” Having left the site in an official capacity in 2009, Ohanian has since been included in Forbes' "30 under 30" innovators in various fields. As an ardent supporter of web privacy, has worked tirelessly to protest the proposed SOPA and PIPA bills in Congress.

About Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is a premier business school located at the center of world politics and business in Washington, D.C. Some 1,400 undergraduates, 1,000 MBA students, and 1,200 participants in executive education programs study business with an intensive focus on leadership and a global perspective. Founded in 1957, the business school today resides in the new Rafik B. Hariri Building, a state-of-the-art facility that blends the tradition of Georgetown University with forward-thinking functionality.