Bojana Bellamy, CIPP/E

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Centre for Information Policy Leadership

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Bojana is the President of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP’s Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL), a preeminent global privacy and data policy think tank located in Washington, DC, London and Brussels. At CIPL, Bojana works with global business and technology leaders, regulators, policy and lawmakers to shape global data policy and practice, and develop thought leadership and best practices for responsible and trusted use of data in the 4th Industrial Revolution. With more than 25 years of experience and deep knowledge of global data privacy and cybersecurity law, compliance and policy, Bojana has a proven industry record in designing strategy, and building and managing data privacy compliance programs. Bojana was the recipient of the 2019 International Association of Privacy Professionals’ (IAPP) Vanguard Award, which recognizes privacy professionals for outstanding leadership, knowledge and creativity in the field of privacy and data protection. In 2021 Politico recognized Bojana in its inaugural list of top Tech28 people shaping digital policy and technology in Europe and beyond. She was also one of 20 privacy experts to participate in the transatlantic “Privacy Bridge Project” from 2014-2015 that sought to develop practical solutions to bridge the gap between European and US privacy regimes.

Currently, Bojana sits on a number of advisory and industry boards, including the Mercedes-Benz Advisory Board for Integrity and Sustainability, the Internet Commission Advisory Board, the OECD’s Privacy Guidelines Expert Group and the Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law Data Protection Consultation Board, as well as the Advisory Board of the Tech, Law and Security Program (TLS) at the American University Washington College of Law. She also was selected as a member of the Global Privacy Assembly Reference Panel. Bojana participates in many industry groups and is a regular speaker at corporate and governmental events and conferences.  

Prior to joining CIPL, Bojana served for 12 years as the Global Director of Data Privacy at Accenture, and worked for eight years as Principal Consultant with Privacy Laws & Business consulting and auditing projects for private and public sector clients in the UK and abroad.

 

Contributions by Bojana Bellamy

  • Privacy-enhancing Technologies: Paving the Way for PETs Adoption
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2024
  • The Road to Accountable AI: Emerging Best Practices and the Regulatory View
    Moderator at AI Governance Global 2024
  • Quo Vadis, CPO? An Evolving Role in Changing Times
    Moderator at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2024
  • The Silver Lining: How to Navigate Privacy and the Cloud?
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2024
  • Emerging Best Practices in AI Accountability Programs
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2024
  • Global Regulatory Roundtable
    Moderator at IAPP ANZ Summit 2023
  • Critical Insights on the EU AI Act for Data Protection Professionals
    Speaker at IAPP ANZ Summit 2023
  • The London Effect: the UK's Approach to Data and AI Governance
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2023
  • Orchestrating a Symphony: Harmonizing Privacy with Other Policy Considerations
    Moderator at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2023
  • Collaboratively Building Responsible AI: Best Practices and Insights
    Moderator at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • Cross-Border Privacy Rules Are Going Global
    Moderator at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • Getting Companies To Embrace a Holistic Data Strategy
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2023
  • Getting Companies to Embrace a Holistic Data Strategy
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2023
  • International data transfers: Time to rethink binding corporate rules
    Privacy Perspectives
  • Opening General Session
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2023
  • From Compliance to Strategy: Data as a Board Level Issue & Business Opportunity
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2022
  • Benefit from the Cloud While Protecting Fundamental Rights
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2022
  • Policy & Progress: Discussion with the European Data Protection Supervisor
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2022
  • China PIPL: Effective Strategies for Compliance
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2022
  • A Commissioners’ Chat: Priorities for the ICO & BfDI
    Moderator at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2022
  • Privacy Programmes: Return on Investment
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2021
  • Privacy and Security Considerations in Competition
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2021
  • The Data Protection Sandbox: A Driver of Innovative Regulation
    Web Conference Speaker
  • Evolving Data Privacy Laws and Related Ecosystems, and Their Impact on Security and Governance
    Speaker at Virtual Pune KnowledgeNet: 30 January 2021
  • Linking Privacy Programmes and Organisational Accountability
    Web Conference Speaker
  • Moderator at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2020 - Cancelled
  • Implementing Accountability: Privacy Governance Approaches for Today & Tomorrow
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2019