- To recognize the year’s leading privacy research and analytical work that is relevant to policymakers in the United States Congress, at United States federal agencies, and for data protection authorities internationally.
- To highlight important work that analyzes current and emerging privacy issues and proposes achievable short-term solutions or new means of analysis that could lead to real-world policy solutions.
- To showcase the winning authors and summaries of their work in an annual Privacy Papers for Policymakers Digest, to be distributed to a wide range of United States and international policymakers.
FPF will invite winning authors to present their work at an annual event with top policymakers and privacy leaders in Washington, DC on February 6, 2019. FPF will also publish a printed digest of the summaries of the winning papers for distribution to policymakers in the United States and abroad.
Each year, winning privacy papers are summarized and compiled into an accessible digest which is showcased to policymakers, privacy professionals, and the public.