Tim Wu returns as guest speaker at General Membership Meeting on Thursday, July 13th, 6:30 pm
St. John’s Lutheran Church, 83 Christopher St.
The meeting will open with reports from VID President, Erik Coler, Elected Officials and District Leader Keen Berger
At 7:00 pm, Special Guest Speaker, Tim Wu returns to VID to discuss the future prospects for keeping the internet free from control.
Tim Wu is Professor of Law at Columbia, Former New York Lt. Governor candidate. He is also a leading expert on the future of the internet and net neutrality, having authored three acclaimed books: Master Switch, The: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires , Network Neutrality, The Next Digital Decade.
Thursay’s discussion will center on protecting the Internet.
Following will be Committee Reports
- Voter Reform Committee – Laurie Hardjowirogo
- Environmental Committee – Nat Johnson
- Campaign Committee – Tony Hoffmann & Laurie Hardjowirogo
- Affordable Housing – Erik Coler
At 8:15pm – Carlina Rivera will provide an Update on the Mt. Sinai Beth Israel Hospital
The future of Healthcare in Lower Manhattan and what is happening and what we will do to protect the village.
The meeting will adjourn after New Business is discussed.