The Summit is where the privacy world meets, so it’s the perfect place to make valuable new connections. Find your niche at these events-within-the-event.

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5-Minute Mixer

Monday, April 11, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Quick, one-on-one mini meetings ensure you meet lots of new people in no time. This is speed networking at its best. Bring your business cards! Refreshments will be provided.


Welcome Reception

Monday, April 11, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy food and drinks with friends and colleagues at our opening night reception. It’s a great opportunity to network and check out this year’s exhibitors.


Happy Hour Gatherings

We love catching up with old connections (and making new ones) from throughout the IAPP world. That’s why Happy Hour events are always such a hit. Check back soon for more information.


Peer-to-Peer Roundtables

Tuesday, April 12, 10:15 – 11 a.m., 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.

Select a topic and take a seat at the table! Connect with fellow attendees over small, interactive and lively discussions. Check back soon for more information.


Privacy Bash

Tuesday, April 12, 5:30 – 7 p.m.

It’s the privacy party of the year. Join us in the Marriott lobby to celebrate the privacy profession with food, friends and drinks. We’ll have a ball at the Bash, so don’t miss it!


IAPP Engagement Hub

Tuesday, April 12, 10:15 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Wednesday, April 13, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Drop by this networking lounge to meet a representative from the IAPP’s Member Engagement team, the folks responsible for all the great volunteer and networking opportunities at the IAPP. Chat directly with an Engagement rep about making the most of your member experience by deepening your involvement.


Industry Meet-ups

Network with other professionals looking to help advance and support industry colleagues in the privacy field. Check back soon for more information.


IAPP Central

Monday, April 11, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 12, 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Wednesday, April 13, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

IAPP Central is your privacy hub, where you’ll find up-to-the-minute resources and tools to help you and your organization meet challenges head on. Just tell us what you need — we’re here to help.


R&R Lounge

Monday, April 11, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 12, 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Wednesday, April 13, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Plug in and recharge, network, or just get a few minutes of work in.


The Meet-up Lounge

Tuesday, April 12, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 13, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Join us for pre-scheduled meet-ups and mingles or schedule on your own with colleagues, new and old, in this networking space.


Volunteer Today!

Volunteering is a great way to network while getting a behind-the-scenes look at the conference. Choose from a number of fun, well-organized volunteer opportunities.

Volunteers needed: Meet-up hosts, Roundtable Topic Discussion hosts. If you are already registered and want a bigger role, email!