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IAPP engages new country leaders in Europe to support the growth of membership and the thriving privacy profession

(Nov 8, 2017) IAPP engages new country leaders in Europe to support the growth of membership and the thriving privacy profession Brussels, Belgium– November 8, 2017 – The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) has appointed five country leaders to provide membership and business development support, and ensure the organization’s steady growth and success in Ireland, Germany, France, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. The IAPP has been steadily growing its presence and expertise in E... Read More

IAPP Amends European Data Protection Training and CIPP/E Exam to Include GDPR Essentials

(Mar 1, 2017) IAPP Amends European Data Protection Training and CIPP/E Exam to Include GDPR Essentials Combination of CIPP/E and CIPM will enable privacy professionals to meet DPO requirements PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – March 1, 2017 – The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, announced today that its European Data Protection Training and Certified Information Privacy Professional, Europe (CIPP/E) exa... Read More

IAPP Debuts the Certified Information Privacy Professional/Asia (CIPP/A)

(Feb 6, 2017) IAPP Debuts the Certified Information Privacy Professional/Asia (CIPP/A) New Certification Addresses Privacy Laws and Practices in Singapore, Hong Kong & India PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Feb. 7, 2017 – The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, announced today its latest certification, the Certified Information Privacy Professional/Asia (CIPP/A). The CIPP/A exam is now available for sc... Read More

Europe Data Protection Congress, 9-10 November 2016

(Oct 12, 2016) Europe Data Protection Congress, 9-10 November 2016  What Europe's new privacy reality will take centre-stage at this year’s Europe Data Protection Congress where a strong focus will be put on the GDPR, the new Privacy Shield, and the recasting of the e-Privacy Directive. The two-day Congress organised by IAPP will gather high-level speakers including business representatives, policy makers, regulators and privacy experts from both sides of the Atlantic to discuss and share insights on challen... Read More

Privacy Shield Skepticism and Pending Legal Action Against Standard Contractual Clauses Create Uncertainty, Report Says

(Aug 31, 2016) Privacy Shield Skepticism and Pending Legal Action Against Standard Contractual Clauses Create Uncertainty, Report Says Portsmouth, NH – Aug. 31, 2016 – The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, today released initial findings from its annual Privacy Governance Report revealing that while the Privacy Shield agreement recently negotiated between EU and U.S. governments continues to ... Read More

Leading Minds Convene for Nation’s Only Data Privacy and Security Conference this September

(Aug 5, 2016) Leading Minds Convene for Nation’s Only Data Privacy and Security Conference this September International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Team Up for Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016 WHAT:  The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, and the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the leading organization defining secure cloud computing, are teaming... Read More

IAPP Announces Elevated Privacy Certification: Fellow of Information Privacy

(Jun 21, 2016) IAPP Announces Elevated Privacy Certification: Fellow of Information Privacy  Distinction signifies to peers, leaders and clients a deep level of privacy knowledge and dedication PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – June 21, 2016 – The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, has announced the addition of a comprehensive designation called the Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP). This designation sign... Read More

IAPP Launches Privacy Core™ E-Learning, an Interactive Solution Designed to Drive Privacy Awareness within Organizations

(Mar 17, 2016)    IAPP Launches Privacy Core™ E-Learning, an Interactive Solution Designed to Drive Privacy Awareness within Organizations Privacy 101 Training is Available Now for All Data-Handling Employees PORTSMOUTH, NH (March 17, 2016) –The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) today announced the launch of Privacy Core™ e-learning, an interactive, content-rich and expanding library, designed to train employees who handle data in the essentials of privacy, and drive privacy awarenes... Read More

Study: More Companies Are Turning to Privacy Expertise To Enhance Security Results and Protect Against Data Breaches

(Mar 1, 2016) Study: More Companies Are Turning to Privacy Expertise To Enhance Security Results and Protect Against Data Breaches Study: More Companies Are Turning to Privacy Expertise To Enhance Security Results and Protect Against Data Breaches IAPP and TRUSTe find 50 percent of companies have increased involvement of privacy professionals on their information security teams SAN FRANCISCO (March 1, 2016) – A joint study released today by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and TRUSTe finds 50 percent of companies over the past two years have increased the involvement of privacy professionals on their information security teams to enhance the prevention of data breaches. Read More

IAPP Touting Importance of Security and Privacy Working Together at RSA® Conference 2016 in San Francisco

(Feb 11, 2016) IAPP Touting Importance of Security and Privacy Working Together at RSA® Conference 2016 in San Francisco  WHAT: RSA® Conference 2016 Top privacy experts from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, will speak on critical challenges facing the privacy and security industries at the upcoming RSA Conference 2016. The IAPP invites media and industry analysts at RSA to attend ses... Read More

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