When Is Lying Good? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018)

When:
August 23, 2018 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm Europe/London Timezone
2018-08-23T20:10:00+01:00
2018-08-23T21:10:00+01:00
Where:
New Town Theatre
Freemasons Hall
96 George St, Edinburgh EH2 3DH
UK
Cost:
£10 (£8)

Would you lie to the government about who you are? How about to your doctor? Maybe to big companies? Whilst online shopping? How about on your Facebook profile? Do they need your real date of birth? Is lying the best way to protect yourself from being profiled and manipulated by who knows what company? Amy Tilbrook (Administrative Data Research Centre – Scotland) examines whether the digital information gathered about us every day is true, and what the consequences might be if it’s not.