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Youth Privacy – Privacy & Access 20/20

October 7th, 2013

Author: Daphne Guerrero, Manager, Public Education and Outreach, Office of the Privacy Commissioner (Gestionnaire de la sensibilisation du grand public, Commissariat à la protection de la vie privée) Last month, the Pew Research Center and the Berkman Center for Internet and Society released the results of a study they had conducted on where teens go when they’re […]

Daphne Guerrero - Manager, Public Education & Outreach, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

As the Manager of Public Education and Outreach at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC), Daphne develops and oversees the Office’s education and outreach activities aimed at encouraging people to think and talk about digital privacy. Some of the initiatives she has spearheaded at the OPC include a national student video competition; […]

The Expanding Digital Economy

October 2nd, 2013

Author: Richard Purcell, CEO, Corporate Privacy Group We have been moving trade goods across borders for hundreds of years.  Over this time, through alliances and wars, imperialism and independence, we’ve managed to work out the details of commodity movement through import/export frameworks that are standardized and widely accepted. The benefits of cross-border trade are immense and […]

Richard Purcell - CEO, Corporate Privacy Group

Richard Purcell has been a leading voice in addressing consumer privacy and data protection challenges since the late ‘90’s. He leads Corporate Privacy Group (CPG), an independent consulting firm focusing on establishing sustainable and effective information security and privacy programs. CPG supports multi-national corporations, Internet start-ups and government agencies in planning, developing, and implementing enterprise-wide […]

Privacy and Access 20/20 – sneak peek video

September 30th, 2013

Delegates to the Privacy and Access 20/20 conference will be among the first to see a special video commemorating 20 years of B.C.’s access to information and privacy law – here’s your chance to get a sneak peek! Over the past few months, we have been doing on-camera interviews with some of the key players […]

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1st Annual Digital Economy Congress

September 4th, 2013

Author: Richard Purcell, CEO, Corporate Privacy Group Not all trends are created equal.  Some are just silly personal affectations that last for a few weeks or months and others are more enduring.  Since Marco Polo’s famous trip to Asia, global trade has endured, creating and fueling a vast number of trends, fueled by specialized services, multicultural […]

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The Stunning Need for Improvement on Mobile and Cloud Risks

August 8th, 2013

Author: Daniel J. Solove A recent study by the Ponemon Institute, The Risk of Regulated Data on Mobile Devices and in the Cloud*, reveals a stunning need for improvement on managing the risks of mobile devices and cloud computing services. The survey involved 798 IT and IT security practitioners in a variety of organizations including finance, […]

Daniel J. Solove - John Marshall Harlan Research Professor of Law<

Daniel J. Solove is the John Marshall Harlan Research Professor of Law at the George Washington University Law School. He is also a Senior Policy Advisor at the law firm Hogan Lovells. Additionally, he is the founder of TeachPrivacy, http://teachprivacy.com, a company that helps schools with privacy issues. An internationally-known expert in privacy law, Solove […]