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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 120
Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 11:03 a.m. to 1:01 p.m.
Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, Vice-Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Alexandra Savoie, Analyst
• Maxime-Olivier Thibodeau, Analyst
Centre for Humane Technology
• Tristan Harris, Co-Founder and Executive Director
As individuals
• Ryan Black, Partner, Co-Chair of Information Technology Group, McMillan LLP
• Pablo Jorge Tseng, Associate, McMillan LLP
• Vivian Krause, Researcher and Writer
• Claire Wardle, Harvard University
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(h)(vii) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 22, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook.

Claire Wardle, by videoconference from Boston, Massachusetts, Ryan Black and Pablo Jorge Tseng, by videoconference from Vancouver, British Columbia, Tristan Harris, by videoconference from San Francisco, California, and Vivian Krause made statements and answered questions.

At 1:01 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee