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Data Privacy Day 2020 @ LinkedIn Corporation
Jan 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Data Privacy Day 2020 @ LinkedIn Corporation | San Francisco | California | United States

Recent years have been transformational for privacy. In the wake of GDPR, governments around the country, and around the world, are enacting privacy laws and regulations. Data Privacy Day 2020 will bring together experts on U.S. and international privacy to delve deep into the global wave of regulations and what they mean for economies around the world today and into the future.


9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Check-in, networking and light breakfast for attendees

10:00 – 10:05 a.m. Welcoming Remarks

  • Kalinda Raina, Vice President, Head of Privacy, LinkedIn
  • Gregory Smolynec, Deputy Commissioner, Policy and Promotion Sector, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

10:05 – 10:45 a.m. Privacy Across the Globe

How has GDPR changed the privacy landscape across the globe? Experts will come together to discuss the recent European legislation and the privacy approaches of countries around the world.

  • Moderator: Kalinda Raina, Vice President, Head of Privacy, LinkedIn
  • Jared Ho, Senior Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, Federal Trade Commission
  • João Rodrigues, Senior Legal Adviser, European Parliament Liaison Office with the U.S. Congress
  • Gregory Smolynec, Deputy Commissioner, Policy and Promotion Sector, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

10:45 – 11:25 a.m. CCPA and the Wake of Privacy Legislation in the U.S.

The California Consumer Privacy Act, in effect in January 2020, is the first legislation of its kind within the U.S. State experts will discuss the impact of CCPA, how other states are creating or enforcing privacy legislation, and how these separate laws affect our nation’s privacy as a whole.

  • Moderator: Larry Magid, CEO, ConnectSafely.org
  • Stacey Gray, Senior Policy Counsel, Future of Privacy Forum
  • Thomas Hallett, Privacy Solutions Engineer, OneTrust
  • Tom Pendergast, Chief Learning Officer, MediaPRO

11:25 – 11:40 a.m. A World Without Privacy

Julie Brill, Microsoft’s Chief Privacy Officer, will explore how we sometimes forget what privacy means to us, and what we need to do as a society to protect ourselves in this increasingly data-driven digital world.

  • Julie Brill, Chief Privacy Officer, Microsoft

11:40 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Industry Perspectives: Going Beyond Privacy Compliance

Industry experts will delve into ways to not only comply with current regulations, but how to prepare for future laws and make protecting customers’ data a top priority.

  • Moderator: Sean Martin, Founder and Editor-in-Chief, ITSP Magazine
  • Kristina Bergman, CEO and Founder, Integris Software
  • John Gevertz, Chief Privacy Officer, Visa
  • Ben Moskowitz, Director, Digital Lab, Consumer Reports
  • Kalinda Raina, Vice President, Head of Privacy, LinkedIn

12:20 – 12:25 p.m. Closing Remarks

  • Kelvin Coleman, Executive Director, National Cyber Security Alliance
Data Protection Day 2020 @ Office of the Data Protection Authority
Jan 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Data Protection Day 2020 @ Office of the Data Protection Authority | Saint Peter Port | Guernsey

Join us after work on 28th January to mark Data Protection Day 2020.

This free, informal event will be an opportunity for you to hear from our commissioner, Emma Martins, on the data protection landscape in 2020. Emma will also explore our strategic approach to regulation of predicting, preventing, and detecting harms and enforcing the local data protection law. You can then meet and share your experiences with ODPA staff, board members, and other attendees.

Professionals working in, or individuals interested in:

– Data protection
– Governance
– Risk
– Compliance
– Information assurance
– Strategy
– Leadership

17:30: Arrival and refreshments
17:35: Welcome from Emma Martins
17:50: Networking
18:30: Close

[email protected] 2020 @ Rackham Ampitheatre
Jan 28 @ 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Privacy@Michigan 2020 @ Rackham Ampitheatre | Ann Arbor | Michigan | United States

Join us to celebrate International Data Privacy Day

Register today and join us for the 2020 [email protected] Symposium & Research Showcase in celebration of International Data Privacy Day! This free event brings together faculty, researchers, students and staff from across the university as well as professionals from around the region to spark on-going, multidisciplinary conversations about privacy’s role in society – here at U-M and worldwide.

[email protected] | Symposium & Research Showcase
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 | 1 – 6:30 p.m.
Amphitheatre, Rackham Building (4th floor)
915 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

The [email protected] event is free of charge and open to the public, but registration is required.

A keynote address by Kathleen Kingsbury, editor of The New York Times Privacy Project, highlights the day, followed by U-M privacy experts in two panel discussions:

It Takes a Village: Multi-Disciplinary Voices on Privacy and Ethics in a Hyper-Connected Age
I Always Feel Like Someone Is Listening to Me: Voice Assistants and the Internet of Things

Attendees are invited to browse the privacy fair including a privacy clinic, during breaks and the closing reception, where students help with general privacy questions and display posters showcasing privacy research at the University of Michigan. You are also encouraged to share your thoughts about privacy in six words as part of the U-M Privacy Card Project, and see what others have shared.

IAPP DC Chapter – Data Privacy Day Happy Hour @ Blackfinn Ameripub DC
Jan 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
IAPP DC Chapter - Data Privacy Day Happy Hour @ Blackfinn Ameripub DC | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

Most privacy professionals recognize January 28 as Data Privacy Day. But in our opinion, one day simply is not enough to celebrate privacy. This year, the IAPP and the Washington D.C. KnowledgeNet Chapter are bringing Data Privacy Day celebrations right to your doorstep throughout the entire month of January!

Join IAPP KnowledgeNet Chapters as they host their first gatherings of the year to celebrate the profession that unites us. Make the most of this opportunity to network, share professional experiences and have some fun.

Please register via the IAPP website or just show up!

The California Consumer Privacy Act, One Month In @ Los Angeles County Bar Association
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The California Consumer Privacy Act, One Month In @ Los Angeles County Bar Association | Los Angeles | California | United States

Please join us for a candid conversation about the challenges facing companies in the first month since the CCPA took effect. From new consumer rights to know, delete, and object to the sale of their information, to a new private right of action for data breaches, our panelists will explore the latest on the CCPA compliance front.

Brian Kabateck, Kabateck LLP
Alastair Mactaggart, Board Chair and Founder, Californians for Consumer Privacy
Olivia Samad, Privacy Counsel, Senior Attorney, Southern California Edison
Ben Hayes, CPO, Zeta Global

Natasha Amlani, Associate, Perkins Coie LLP

Introductory remarks by : Tanya Forsheit, Los Angeles Office Supervising Partner and Privacy & Data Security Group Chair, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz

The Legal Forum on Statewide Privacy Compliance @ Hilton Sacramento Arden West
Feb 4 @ 8:00 am – Feb 5 @ 12:00 pm
The Legal Forum on Statewide Privacy Compliance @ Hilton Sacramento Arden West | Sacramento | California | United States

CCPA and GDPR are only the beginning when it comes to emerging privacy regulations. Therefore, you need a plan for how to ensure every aspect of your business complies with state and region-specific consumer data statutes. Simultaneously, you need to balance risk with cost in order to ensure your business can continue to innovate and grow. At The Legal Forum on Statewide Privacy Compliance, you will learn the ins and outs of how to ensure your practices align with the changing laws and how to develop strategies to keep pace with those new acts that are likely to pass in the coming months.

EuroPriSe Admission Workshop @ N.J.V. Athens Plaza Hotel
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm
EuroPriSe Admission Workshop @ N.J.V. Athens Plaza Hotel | Athina | Greece

The 2-day workshop will introduce you to the EuroPriSe certification scheme: You will learn about EuroPriSe criteria and procedures and train how to specify a target of evaluation (ToE) and to apply the certification criteria in the field. In addition, you will start to work on an exercise to be completed after the workshop, which is one important precondition for being admitted as a EuroPriSe Expert.

The workshop is a combination of classroom and group work and involves practical examples. You will deal with privacy use cases to apply what you have learned and to benefit from the professional exchange with other workshop participants.

Enjoy meeting other privacy professionals from around the globe and expand your professional network!

Privacy+Security Forum @ Marvin Center
May 6 – May 8 all-day
Privacy+Security Forum @ Marvin Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

Join the most seasoned experts at our conference for deep-dive sessions with practical takeaways.

IRMS London: Privacy By Design: What is Privacy?
Jun 9 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
IRMS London: Privacy By Design: What is Privacy? @ England | United Kingdom

Tickets for IRMS London members primarily but tickets will be available for non members on a first come first serve.

Can see details about the event on this link here: https://irms.org.uk/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1319318&group=191520

Privacy Laws & Business – 33rd Annual International Conference @ St John's College
Jun 29 – Jul 1 all-day

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

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.

Held at the beautiful St John’s College, Cambridge, where participants will enjoy the excellent facilities at the conference centre. Come and experience a classic Cambridge college and walk across the Bridge of Sighs over the River Cam.

Attending this conference will empower you to increase your return on investment by getting privacy right.

This event qualifies for up to 18 SRA CPD hours and up to 12 CPE credits

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