Come and play: Collect ‘em all? Tech, fundamental rights and framing our future. Fact or fiction?

A talk from EMF 2016 by Jen Persson, defenddigitalme

On Sunday August 7, 2016 at in Stage B

I had one question for Larry Ellison. ''In 20 years, do you think the global database is going to exist, and will it be run by Oracle?’' ''I do think it will exist, and I think it is going to be an Oracle database,'' he replied. ''And we're going to track everything.'' Jeffrey Rosen, NY Times Magazine, 2002.

It’s 2022 and only the genomic England children get into university. Country of birth and ethnicity information stops Outsiders getting into school. Prospective employers screen applicants’ lifetime web browsing history pre-interview. Who controls your personal data controls your future. Fact or fiction?