Josh is based in D.C. and as TRUSTe's Policy Director frequently travels to San Francisco, Europe, Latin America and Asia to contribute to work being done by the government and the industry on data privacy interoperability. He also serves as the lead on TRUSTe's APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules certification system to ensure the safe transfer of data across different locations. Most recently, Josh served as Policy Director for Future of Privacy Forum, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank that seeks to advance responsible data practices and protect consumer privacy. Previously, Josh was Associate Director in the Office of Technology and Electronic Commerce at the International Trade Administration. Josh has also worked in private practice as an international tradeattorney.
In 2004, he was selected to the White House's Presidential Management Fellowship program. In 2008, Josh was recognized with a professional award for his contributions to a Presidential trade initiative. In 2012, Josh received the United States Department of Commerce Gold Medal GÇô the highest award offered by the Department GÇô for his work on the APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules System. From 2011 GÇô 2013, Josh was the Vice-Chair of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation's (APEC) Data Privacy Subgroup and Chair of the Cross Border Privacy Rules System's Joint Oversight Panel. Previously, Josh was the Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association's Privacy and Information SecurityCommittee.
Josh received his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University Law School in 2004 and his undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Geneseo in 2000. Josh was admitted to the Washington, DC bar in2005.
Contributions by Josh Harris
APEC-EU Work on Certifications: Using CBPRs to Facilitate GDPR Compliance
Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2018
¿Por qué el reconocimiento del CBPR en el USMCA es un desarrollo significativo para la privacidad?
The Privacy Advisor
Why CBPR recognition in the USMCA is a significant development for privacy
The APEC CBPR System: Growth and Opportunities
Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2017
APEC CBPR and EU GDPR Certifications: Implementation and Interoperability
Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2017
APEC Privacy Framework and CBPRs: Ready for the Spotlight
Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016
Inside the CBPR
Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2015
White House Steps Up APEC-EU Interoperability Push
The Privacy Advisor
Dual Certification: A Firsthand Perspective on the Interoperability of APEC CBPR
Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2015
Globalizing Your Privacy Program: The Hot Buttons
Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2015
- Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2014
Connected Cars are Here. The Good News Is That Privacy Is Being Taken Seriously
- Speaker at IAPP Academy 2008
- Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Congress 2013