Karen Ford, CIPP/E, CIPM, CIPT, FIP
Contributions by Karen Ford
- Member of CIPM Exam Development Board 2020 - 2022
The day’s top stories from around the worldPrivacy Perspectives
Where the real conversations in privacy happenThe Privacy Advisor
Original reporting and feature articles on the latest privacy developmentsPrivacy Tracker
Alerts and legal analysis of legislative trendsPrivacy Tech
Exploring the technology of privacyCanada Dashboard Digest
A roundup of the top Canadian privacy newsEurope Data Protection Digest
A roundup of the top European data protection newsAsia-Pacific Dashboard Digest
A roundup of the top privacy news from the Asia-Pacific regionLatin America Dashboard Digest
A roundup of the top privacy news from Latin AmericaU.S. Privacy Digest
A roundup of US privacy news
Talk privacy and network with local members at IAPP KnowledgeNet Chapter meetings, taking place worldwide.Virtual Networking
Connect with IAPP members around the globe without ever leaving your home. Find a Virtual Networking event today.Join the Privacy List
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Looking for a new challenge, or need to hire your next privacy pro? The IAPP Job Board is the answer.Member Directory
Locate and network with fellow privacy professionals using this peer-to-peer directory.IAPP Calendar
Review a filterable list of conferences, KnowledgeNets, LinkedIn Live broadcasts, networking events, web conferences and more.
Understand Europe’s framework of laws, regulations and policies, most significantly the GDPR.U.S. Private-Sector Privacy (CIPP/US)
Steer a course through the interconnected web of federal and state laws governing U.S. data privacy.Canadian Privacy (CIPP/C)
Learn the intricacies of Canada’s distinctive federal/provincial/territorial data privacy governance systems.Privacy Program Management (CIPM)
Develop the skills to design, build and operate a comprehensive data protection program.Privacy in Technology (CIPT)
Add to your tech knowledge with deep training in privacy-enhancing technologies and how to deploy them.CCPA Training
Gain the knowledge needed to address the widest-reaching consumer information privacy law in the U.S.GDPR Training
Learn the legal, operational and compliance requirements of the EU regulation and its global influence.Privacy Law Specialist Training (PLS)
Meet the stringent requirements to earn this American Bar Association-certified designation.
The global standard for the go-to person for privacy laws, regulations and frameworksCIPM Certification
The first and only privacy certification for professionals who manage day-to-day operationsCIPT Certification
As technology professionals take on greater privacy responsibilities, our updated certification is keeping pace with 50% new content covering the latest developments.FIP Designation
Recognizing the advanced knowledge and issue-spotting skills a privacy pro must attain in today’s complex world of data privacy.Privacy Law Specialist
The first title to verify you meet stringent requirements for knowledge, skill, proficiency and ethics in privacy law, and one of the ABA’s newest accredited specialties.CIPP/E + CIPM = GDPR Ready
The IAPP’S CIPP/E and CIPM are the ANSI/ISO-accredited, industry-recognized combination for GDPR readiness. Learn more today.Certificação CDPO/BR
Mostre seus conhecimentos na gestão do programa de privacidade e na legislação brasileira sobre privacidade.Certification CDPO/FR
Certification des compétences du DPO fondée sur la législation et règlementation française et européenne, agréée par la CNIL.
Use the Vendor Demo Center, Privacy Vendor List and Privacy Tech Vendor Report to easily identify privacy products and services to support your work.
On this topic page, you can find the IAPP’s collection of coverage, analysis and resources related to international data transfers.
The IAPP’s US State Privacy Legislation Tracker consists of proposed and enacted comprehensive state privacy bills from across the U.S.
The IAPP's US Federal Privacy Legislation Tracker compiles a list of privacy-related bills proposed in Congress to keep our members informed about developments within the fe
Access all reports and surveys published by the IAPP.
Access all white papers published by the IAPP.
IAPP members can get up-to-date information here on the California Consumer Privacy Act and the California Privacy Rights Act.
The IAPP's EU General Data Protection Regulation page collects the guidance, analysis, tools and resources you need to make sure you're meeting your obligations.
This tool helps IAPP members navigate the CCPA and CPRA by mapping legal requirements, while providing access to critical resources, analysis, compliance guidance and more.
This interactive tool provides IAPP members access to critical GDPR resources — all in one location.
Concentrated learning, sharing, and networking with all sessions delivered in parallel tracks—one in English, the other in French.Data Protection Intensive: UK
Practical solutions for data protection challenges with a strong emphasis on UK issues. Registration opens in the fall.Global Privacy Summit
The world’s top privacy conference. Whether you work in the public or private sector, anywhere in the world, the Summit is your can't-miss event.Canada Privacy Symposium
Find answers to your privacy questions from keynote speakers and panellists who are experts in Canadian data protection.Asia Privacy Forum
Join top experts discussing the critical data protection issues impacting Asia-Pacific businesses today.Privacy. Security. Risk. (P.S.R.)
P.S.R. offers the best of the best in privacy and security, with innovative cross-education and stellar networking.ANZ Summit Online
Delivering world-class discussion and education on the top privacy issues in Australia, New Zealand and around the globe.Speak at an IAPP Event
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