Privacy Engineering pros gather here

This is where privacy professionals working in the IT and privacy engineering fields come together and connect. The Privacy Engineering Section offers a range of programs, events, content and networking opportunities through which privacy pros working in IT and related fields can connect and advance.

For members, the Privacy Engineering Section is the hub of activities, including programming, publications and networking opportunities. IAPP section members get access to tons of great benefits. Benefits that include networking opportunities and specialized content, plus access to ongoing web conferences, exciting special events and a lot more.

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Upcoming Section Events

Mentor Mingle

Join us on Thursday, April 22 to connect with mentors in the Privacy Engineering field. The Privacy Engineering Section Mentor Mingle  will be an opportunity to ask your burning questions, gain insight and guidance, and participate in casual conversations with other privacy pro’s during this one hour event. This event is Part of IAPP Global Privacy Summit Online 2021 web series. Register today!

Virtual Roundtable

Join fellow privacy pros on Thursday, May 6 for a unique networking session around privacy law. The Privacy Engineering Section Virtual Roundtable will connect you with others for a casual conversation about the hottest topics and issues affecting legal professionals in the privacy industry. This event is Part of IAPP Global Privacy Summit Online 2021 web series. Register today!

KnowledgeNet Events

Connect with local privacy pro’s in your area! Find an upcoming meeting that contains Privacy Engineering Section content below:

There are currently no WLP KnowledgeNet events scheduled. Interested in speaking at an upcoming meeting in your chapter? Offer to speak here and connect with local chapter volunteers.

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Web Conferences

Looking for specialized web conferences with privacy engineers in mind? Search no further – we’ve got you covered!

AI, A Privacy Odyssey: Conducting Privacy Assessments on AI Projects
NIST’s New Privacy Framework: Everything You Need to Know
Privacy Engineering Live — Is Encrypted Data Personal Under the GDPR?
Privacy Engineering Live — PBD in Practice

Check out the IAPP Store for a full listing of web conferences.

Meet the Advisory Board

Privacy pros at the helm

Guiding the Privacy Engineering Section, the Advisory Board—chosen from your nominations—represents a diverse group of leaders with a broad range of privacy law expertise. Meet each of them now.

Interested in applying to be a board member? The Call for Volunteers opens every fall.

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Member Directory
Use the Privacy Engineering Section search filter in the Member Directory to connect with fellow section members. Not opted in? No problem! Visit your Member Directory Preferences in your MyIAPP portal to make any edits.

Listserve
Join the Privacy List—just for IAPP members. Click here to join!  Stay in touch, get advice, swap ideas—simply e-mail privacylistserv@iapp.topicbox.com once you’re subscribed.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Want to become more active in your section? Check out the section specific volunteer opportunities below:

KnowledgeNet Speaker, offer to speak at your local chapter meeting here.

Roundtable Discussion Leader, Apply here.

Meet-Up or Happy Hour Host, Email us at Volunteer@iapp.org

Conference Speaker, the Call for Proposals is open all year long and we accept sessions on a rolling basis.

Submit a Case Study,  If you’re selected, we will offer you an opportunity to present your case study in one of our publications, our live conferences, or virtually on one of web conferences. Submit here

To find out more information on these volunteer opportunities and how to apply, visit the Volunteer page. 

Strategic Privacy by design

 Strategic Privacy by Design” is a new handy guide to implementing privacy by design, written from a practitioner’s perspective. Authored by R. Jason Cronk, CIPP/US, CIPM, CIPT, FIP, this is the first IAPP book to get into the details of how privacy by design works, with dozens of sample scenarios, workflows, charts, and tables.