For Speakers

Welcome, speakers!

Thank you for contributing to the IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021 conference. To help ensure the success of your session, please see the important information below:

Laura Giannotti

Laura Giannotti, Programming & Speaker Coordinator, will be your main contact at the IAPP during the event life cycle. Please reach out to Laura if you have any questions.

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina

333 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA
+1 619.234.1500

IAPP discounted room block available:
When making your reservation, please reference the IAPP P.S.R. Conference.

The discounted IAPP rate is $329/night plus taxes & fees. Offer expires Sept. 27, 2021, subject to availability.

Reserve online or call +1 877.622.3056 and reference the IAPP P.S.R. Conference.

Please visit the Location and Travel page for more hotel options, plus travel and parking information.

Speaker Registration: You will automatically be awarded a complimentary pass to the event and registered as a speaker by IAPP Staff. Conference pass is eligible for Wednesday’s Welcome Reception on October 20 and all programming and events happening on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 21-22. If you are speaking on a workshop, your pass will also include your workshop. If you would like to add a training, workshop or exam to your registration (additional cost), please contact speaker coordinator Laura Giannotti at

Dietary Accommodations: Should you require a special diet please contact speaker coordinator Laura Giannotti at to indicate your needs before Sept. 20.

P.S.R. 2021 Speaker Presentation Template: All speakers using PowerPoint must download and use the IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021 presentation template found here.

Get social! Use #PSR21 and share with your network that you’re speaking at P.S.R. Join the conversation on Twitter and follow @PrivacyPros and @DailyDashboard for live updates from the conference.



Important Deadlines

Due now: Check the online schedule to see your session date and time.

Due now: Send us your headshot and a brief biography if we do not already have this on file.

Due now: Watch and review recorded speaker orientation here.

September 10: Deadline for initial planning call with co-panelists and chairperson.

September 24: Send draft presentations to your chair/speaker coordinator.

October 8: Send final presentation to your chair/speaker coordinator.

Additional Programming Information
Need to make a change to speakers or presentation content? It is important to run it by us. Changes must be approved by IAPP to uphold the quality of our program and keep our publications current. Please contact Laura immediately if you need to make adjustments.

Please review the Code of Conduct at IAPP events.


Speaker Workroom
This space is just for speakers — your home away from home. Pick up your thank-you gift here, print your presentation notes, meet the on-site speaker manager and get your questions answered in person, meet with your co-panelists for coffee and a snack, or just work quietly.

The workroom is available during the following hours in room “Presidio 1 & 2”:

Wednesday, October 20, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 21, 8 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Friday, October 22, 8 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.