Skip to main content

Like many websites, BSA’s websites use cookies to ensure the efficient functioning of those websites and give our users the best possible experience. You can learn more about how we use cookies, and how you can change your browser's cookie settings, in our cookies statement. By continuing to use this site without changing your cookie settings, you consent to our use of cookies.


DEC 09, 2014 | US

Data Myths and Realities at The National Press Club

As part of The National Press Club’s Newsmaker series, BSA | The Software Alliance convened an expert discussion about how data really works, the promise of continued innovation and the need to foster a policy environment that ensures society captures the maximum possible benefit.

Event Highlights Video (4:25):

Click here to watch the full panel discussion.

Video Segments:
Moderated by Frank Maisano; panelists include:

Thanks to innovative new software, vast computing power and connected devices, we have entered a new era of data innovation. It is changing the way the world identifies problems, and it is giving us new tools to solve them. The benefits of this innovation extend to nearly every aspect of business, the economy and modern society, but the increasing abundance of data also has raised questions for many people, and it has fed misperceptions.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014, at 2 p.m.

The National Press Club – 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045

For more information, contact BSA Communications Manager Kara Kelber at (202) 266-2526 or [email protected].


BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.

With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.


Michael O’Brien

For Media Inquiries


Media Inquiries


Media Inquiries


Media Inquiries