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Jun 18 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Tel Aviv University - Mexico Building(Fastlicht Auditorium)
Israel Tech Policy Institute Together with The Privacy Protection Authority and The Future of Privacy Forum Long known as a “Start Up Nation,” Israel is now set to mature into a “Policy Start Up Nation.” By adopting…
Jun 25 – Jun 29 all-day Brussels
The 3rd European Data Protection Law Summer School will equip participants to adequately tackle the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and prepare them for the many challenges ahead. This practical dimension will be combined with a…
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm San Francisco
This workshop is led by the 2X second place winner of the Social Engineering Capture the Flag (CTF) at DEF CON. Rachel will share her preparation techniques for competing in social engineering contests and social…
Jul 2 – Jul 4 all-day United Kingdom
31st Annual International Conference – Navigating GDPR: The art of the possible The conference is held at St John’s College, Cambridge, where participants will enjoy the excellent refurbished facilities at the new conference centre. Come…
Jul 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm Georgetown Law Gewirz Student Center
 
Jul 15 – Jul 18 all-day Buffalo
Educational Data Mining is a leading international forum for high-quality research that mines data sets to answer educational research questions that shed light on the learning process. These data sets may originate from a variety…
Jul 24 – Jul 28 all-day Austin, Texas
We are delighted to announce Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin as the opening keynote speaker for the 2018 summit. As President of the French Data Protection Authority and former Chair of the EU Article 29 Working Party, Isabelle is truly…
Aug 16 @ 11:59 am – Aug 23 @ 11:59 pm
Submission site: TBD Abstract Deadline: pre-registration at 11:59PM August 16, 2018 AoE Full paper submission: 11:59PM August 23, 2018 AoE Notification Date: October 12, 2018 Conference Date: late January/early February 2019
Sep 13 – Sep 14 all-day Washington DC
 
Sep 13 – Sep 14 all-day Princeton
The aim of the symposium is to foster communication among diverse communities of research and practice that have used the theory of contextual integrity as a framework to reason about, design and evaluate, craft regulation…
Sep 13 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 14 @ 5:00 pm National Press Club
What is the Policymaker Roundtable? At the Policymaker Roundtable, leading privacy professionals meet with key domestic and international policymakers to engage in a candid and constructive dialogue about recent developments in privacy law, regulation  and enforcement.  ​…
Sep 26 – Sep 28 all-day Valencia
***FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: HARD SUBMISSION DEADLINE MAY 27, 2018*** 1. AIMS AND GOALS —————–  Privacy in statistical databases is about finding tradeoffs to the tension between the increasing societal and economical demand for accurate information…
Sep 26 – Sep 28 all-day Washington D.C.
With the continuous proliferation of diverse Internet-based computing paradigms, large amounts of data containing privacy-sensitive information are being constantly published, collected, processed, and archived. This trend will be further fueled up by the new development…
Oct 3 – Oct 5 all-day Washington D.C.
Thought Leaders The Privacy + Security Forum breaks down the silos of privacy and security by bringing together seasoned thought leaders. Speakers Depth + Rigor Sessions and workshops are rigorous and deliver practical takeaways for…
Oct 5 – Oct 8 all-day Amsterdam
The 2018 Amsterdam Privacy Conference (APC 2018) brings together researchers, practitioners, policy makers and professionals in the field of privacy to share insights, exchange ideas and formulate, discuss and answer the challenging privacy questions that…
Oct 16 – Oct 19 all-day
Certification Training October 16–17 Workshops October 17 Conference October 18–19 Austin, TX Bringing together two related fields—privacy and security—helping you see beyond your role in order to excel in your role. Call for Proposals Closes February 18th, at 11:59…
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm NYU Skirball Center
 
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Washington, DC
 
Oct 22 – Oct 26 all-day Brussels
The International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners first met in 1979. It has been the premier global forum for data protection authorities for over three decades. The Conference seeks to provide leadership at…
Nov 8 – Nov 9 all-day London
The high pace of technology, particularly after the long wave of industrialization and artificial intelligence, has altered the way we see the universe. The human contribution to almost every field became passé, and now it…
Nov 9 all-day New York City
The SECOND Northeast Privacy Scholars Workshop will take place on November 9, 2018 at Fordham University School of Law On behalf of the members of the Program Committee—Helen Nissenbaum, Kathy Strandburg, Joe Turow, Frank Pasquale, and Arvind…
Nov 26 – Nov 29 all-day
Certification Training 26–27 November Workshops 27 November Conference 28–29 November Brussels Your source for European policy debate, multi-level strategic thinking and thought-provoking discussion. Call for Proposals Closes March 18th, at 11:59 PM, EDT.
Nov 27 @ 4:36 pm – 5:36 pm
Join us in Brussels for multi-level strategic thinking, nuanced discussion and thought leadership. If you have any questions, please contact Amanda Charbonneau. Amanda is happy to help you throughout the process and will monitor the…
Jan 28 all-day
“Data Privacy Day began in the United States and Canada in January 2008, as an extension of the Data Protection Day celebration in Europe. The Day commemorates the 1981 signing of Convention 108, the first…
Jan 30 – Feb 1 all-day Bruseels
The 11th edition of the international conference Computers, Privacy and Data Protection – CPDP2018, which took place last week, was a great success! So many people have contributed in so many ways to make this…

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Jun
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From Local to Global: Technology, Privacy, and Policy for the Digital Economy @ Tel Aviv University - Mexico Building(Fastlicht Auditorium)
Jun 18 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Israel Tech Policy Institute Together with The Privacy Protection Authority and The Future of Privacy Forum

Long known as a “Start Up Nation,” Israel is now set to mature into a “Policy Start Up Nation.” By adopting policies fit for the digital age, Israel will accelerate the export of local technologies and integration of Israeli businesses in global markets and at the same time facilitate domestic deployment of new platforms, technologies and business models. In this workshop, policymakers, academics and industry leaders discuss how Israel can best draw on the strength of its robust centers of excellence in cybersecurity, mobility, medical devices, and more to cement international relationships with global multinationals and government actors and to ensure that businesses operating in and out of Israel and continue to thrive as they grow.

AGENDA

08:30-09:00

Gathering & Registration

09:00-09:15

Welcome and Introduction

Alon Bachar, Head – Privacy Protection Authority

Jules Polonetsky, CEO, Future of Private Forum – Co-Founder, Israel Tech Policy Institute

09:15-09:35

The Future of Media in a Digital Economy

Prof. Jeff Jarvis, Professor & Director – Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

09:35-09:50

A Conversation: GDPR and AI – Lessons From Paris and Brussels

Moderator :Jules Polonetsky, CEO, Future of Private Forum – Co-Founder, Israel Tech Policy Institute

Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin, President – CNIL

09:50-10:05

Beyond GDPR: Data Ethics, AI and Algorithmic Decision Making

Giovanni Buttarelli, European Data Protection Supervisor –

10:05-11:00

Taming the Golem: AI and Platform Governance

Moderator :Jules Polonetsky, CEO, Future of Private Forum – Co-Founder, Israel Tech Policy Institute

Adam Conner, Resident Fellow – Institute of Politics, Harvard University

Dr. Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler, Senior Fellow, Center for Democratic Values and Institutions – The Israel Democracy Institute

Jordana Cutler, Head of Policy – Facebook Israel

Paul F. Nemitz, Principal Advisor – Directorate General for Justice and Consumers, European Commission

11:00-12:00

GDPR

Moderator :Prof. Michael Birnhack, Associate Dean for Research, Buchman Faculty of Law – Tel-Aviv University

Cameron F. Kerry, Senior Counsel – Sidley Austin LLP

Dr. Karolina Mojzesowicz, Deputy Head – Unit of Data Protection, European Commission

Ian Evans, Managing Director – OneTrust

Jocelyn Aqua, Principal, Regulatory Privacy & Cybersecurity – PwC

12:00-13:00

Lunch

13:00-14:00

Privacy Tech (Session organized by The Privacy Protection Authority)

Moderator :Adv. Gili Basman Reingold, Chief Legal Advisor – Israeli Privacy Protection Authority

Audrey Plonk, Senior Director of Public Policy – Intel Corporation

Gil Perry, CEO – D-ID

Nimrod Vax, Co founder & Chief Product Officer – BigID

Orly Friedman Marton, Head of Legal & Corporate Affairs – Microsoft

Yossi Koren, Co-Founder and CEO – Privacy Rating

14:00-15:00

Tech Policy Start Up Nation

Moderator :Amit Ashkenazi, Legal Advisor – National Cyber Directorate, Prime Minister’s Office

Avi Licht, Former Deputy Attorney General – Ministry of Justice

Bruno Gencarelli, Head International Data Flows and Protection Unit – European Commission

Prof. Jonathan Mayer, Professor – Princeton University

Terrell McSweeny, Former Commissioner – Federal Trade Commission

15:00-15:55

The Future of Mobility

Moderator :Lauren Smith, Policy Counsel – The Future of Privacy Forum (FPF)

Adv. Limor Shmerling Magazanik, Director of Strategic Alliances – Privacy Protection Authority

Amir Freund, Chief Product Officer – Otonomo

David A. Hoffman, Associate General Counsel and Global Privacy Officer – Intel Capital

Henri Kujala, Global Data Protection Officer – HERE Technologies

15:55-16:00

Closing Remarks

Jules Polonetsky, CEO, Future of Private Forum – Co-Founder, Israel Tech Policy Institute

Omer Tene, Chief Knowledge Officer, International Association of Privacy Professionals – and Co-Founder, Israel Tech Policy Institute

Jun
25
Mon
Brussels Privacy Hub 3rd European Data Protection Law Summer School: Putting the GDPR into Practice & in Context @ Brussels
Jun 25 – Jun 29 all-day
Brussels Privacy Hub 3rd European Data Protection Law Summer School: Putting the GDPR into Practice & in Context @ Brussels | Ixelles | Bruxelles | Belgium
The 3rd European Data Protection Law Summer School will equip participants to adequately tackle the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and prepare them for the many challenges ahead. This practical dimension will be combined with a more general exploration of the evolving global and European privacy landscape, with a particular emphasis on transatlantic issues, and current policy debates.
Topics
Privacy and Data Protection: Introduction and recent developments in jurisprudence
The GDPR: Key issues
Data subject’s rights and remedies
Obligations of data controllers and processors
Behavioural advertising
E-Privacy
How to do a D/PIA including practical session
European Data Protection Board
* International data transfers in EU data protection law
* Data protection: An international perspective
* Data Protection and humanitarian action
*Privacy professionals in the private sector
* EU data protection law, police and criminal justice 
* GDPR Case Studies
Lecturers
Cecilia Alvarez (Pfizer)
Istvan Böröcz (d.pia.lab, LSTS, VUB)
Cedric Burton (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati)
Christopher Docksey (Hon. Director General, EDPS)
Gloria González Fuster (Brussels Privacy Hub, LSTS, VUB)
Graham Greenleaf (University of New South Wales)
Hielke Hijmans (Brussels Privacy Hub, LSTS, VUB)
Dariusz Kloza (d.pia.lab, LSTS, VUB)
Christopher Kuner (Brussels Privacy Hub, LSTS, VUB)
Massimo Marelli (International Committee of the Red Cross Data Protection Office)
Juraj Sajfert (European Commission)
Brendan Van Alsenoy (Legal Advisor, Belgian Privacy Commission & Affiliated Researcher, Centre for IT & IP Law, KU Leuven)
Frederik Zuiderveen Borgesius (LSTS, VUB & Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Programme
Find a provisional programme here. Please note that the programme may be subject to change.
Registration
  • Early bird registration: 30 March 2018
  • Standard registration: 1 June 2018
Jun
27
Wed
June Privacy Lab – Social Engineering Workshop @ San Francisco
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
June Privacy Lab - Social Engineering Workshop @ San Francisco  | San Francisco | California | United States

This workshop is led by the 2X second place winner of the Social Engineering Capture the Flag (CTF) at DEF CON. Rachel will share her preparation techniques for competing in social engineering contests and social engineering stories from the field, along with an interactive workshop on open source intelligence (OSINT) research and application methods for conducting an effective social engineering campaign. This will include a review of how social engineers conduct research through Open Source Intelligence (OSINT), and an interactive mini-OSINT CTF with prizes for the teams who find the greatest number of flags!

Rachel is the CEO & Co-founder of SocialProof Security where she helps people and companies keep their data safe by training them on social engineering risks. Rachel also was a winner two years in a row in the DEF CON hacking conference’s Social Engineering Capture the Flag contest. In her remaining spare time, Rachel works as the Chair of the Board for the nonprofit Women in Security and Privacy (WISP) where she empowers women to lead the converging fields. After she gets to inbox zero, she watches David Lynch movies with her husband named Evan and pup named Snugs.

Jul
2
Mon
PL&B 31st Annual International Conference @ United Kingdom
Jul 2 – Jul 4 all-day
PL&B 31st Annual International Conference @ United Kingdom  | England | United Kingdom
31st Annual International Conference – Navigating GDPR: The art of the possible

The conference is held at St John’s College, Cambridge, where participants will enjoy the excellent refurbished facilities at the new conference centre. Come and experience a classic Cambridge college and walk across the Bridge of Sighs.

This residential conference is an opportunity to enjoy a unique friendly summer school atmosphere, while mingling with a group of Data Protection Commissioners, privacy managers, specialist lawyers and academics from many countries.

The conference brings you into close contact with privacy regulators, challenges conventional wisdom, offers good networking experience and provides excellent value for money.

2018 Conference themes:
– GDPR national implementation
– Tensions between the UK and the GDPR
– Future EU adequacy decisions regarding 3rd countries
– A risk-based data protection strategy
– Personal data as an asset
– Data compliance and innovation
– Value added certification
– Privacy and genetic data
– Competition and privacy regulators working together The GDPR and the EU e-Privacy Regulation
– The future of retailing
– Blockchain as a data protection and security tool
– Fines and other sanctions
– Employee issues: profiling, training
– Cloud and data sovereignty

CPD Points:
Each day’s attendance qualifies for 7 CPD points. Every Privacy Laws & Business event qualifies for accredited CPD hours for the purposes of the England and Wales Solicitors Regulation Authority’s requirements. Please quote AQJ/PLBU when applying for the points with the SRA.

Location Privacy After Carpenter @ Georgetown Law Gewirz Student Center
Jul 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Jul
15
Sun
Educational Data Mining 2018 @ Buffalo
Jul 15 – Jul 18 all-day
Educational Data Mining 2018 @ Buffalo | Buffalo | New York | United States

Educational Data Mining is a leading international forum for high-quality research that mines data sets to answer educational research questions that shed light on the learning process. These data sets may originate from a variety of learning contexts, including learning management systems, interactive learning environments, intelligent tutoring systems, educational games, and data-rich learning activities. Educational data mining considers a wide variety of types of data, including but not limited to raw log files, student-produced artifacts, discourse, multimodal streams such as eye-tracking, and other sensor data. The overarching goal of the Educational Data Mining research community is to better support learners by developing data-driven understandings of the learning process in a wide variety of contexts and for diverse learners.

Jul
24
Tue
8th International Data Privacy Summit @ Austin, Texas
Jul 24 – Jul 28 all-day
8th International Data Privacy Summit @ Austin, Texas | Austin | Texas | United States

We are delighted to announce Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin as the opening keynote speaker for the 2018 summit. As President of the French Data Protection Authority and former Chair of the EU Article 29 Working Party, Isabelle is truly a global influencer. She led the EU process to develop the general Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) that take effect in May 2018, granting individuals tough new privacy protections for personal data.

Our 8th annual conference will be the biggest yet in a game-changing year, as GDPR become a significant influence on multi-national corporations’ management of individuals’ personal data, irrespective of where they are headquartered.

Places are limited so please register today to join us at the 2018 Data Privacy summit.

When: July 24th – 26th 2018.

Where: The Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library, University of Texas, Austin. TX

Attendance: Free to the public or to watch via live-streaming video.

A limited number of reserved seats are available plus optional off-campus tours to explore Austin’s innovative technology and health communities, tickets to the July 24th Celebration of Privacy Gala Dinner when Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin will receive the Louis D Brandeis Privacy Award.

More details to follow.

Aug
16
Thu
FAT 2019 Call for Papers
Aug 16 @ 11:59 am – Aug 23 @ 11:59 pm

Submission site: TBD

Abstract Deadline: pre-registration at 11:59PM August 16, 2018 AoE

Full paper submission: 11:59PM August 23, 2018 AoE

Notification Date: October 12, 2018

Conference Date: late January/early February 2019

Sep
13
Thu
Policymaker Roundtable @ Washington DC
Sep 13 – Sep 14 all-day
Symposium on Applications of Contextual Integrity @ Princeton
Sep 13 – Sep 14 all-day
Symposium on Applications of Contextual Integrity @ Princeton | Princeton | New Jersey | United States

The aim of the symposium is to foster communication among diverse communities of research and practice that have used the theory of contextual integrity as a framework to reason about, design and evaluate, craft regulation for, and generate formal logics for privacy. After the success of a half-day meeting in Fall 2017, we are excited to follow up with a more comprehensive event to foster discussion across a broader spectrum of disciplines. The Symposium will feature a combination of invited and submitted works.

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