Women leading privacy gather here
While there are as many women in privacy as there are men, the truth is that women experience unique industry hurdles and challenges. Women Leading Privacy is where many of today’s top privacy professionals come to give and get career support, to help advance women in the field and to expand their personal and professional networks with a slew of opportunities created just for them.

IAPP Women Leading Privacy 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

Women Leading Privacy Section Virtual Roundtable: 16 June 2022
Join fellow privacy pros in an open dialogue focused on the issues facing women in the privacy industry. Register today!

KnowledgeNet Events
Connect with local privacy pro’s in your area! Find an upcoming meeting that contains Women Leading Privacy Section content here

Stay Informed

Web Conferences
Looking for specialized web conferences about women in privacy? Search no further – we’ve got you covered!

GDPR Data Subject Rights: Handling Requests from Third-Party Platforms
Making Your Voice Heard: Leading Across Reporting Lines
Leadership Opportunities for Women in Privacy: Skills to Pursue in a Changing Landscape
The Role of the DPO One Year into GDPR
Women Who Inspire: A Career Panel with IAPP Leaders 

Check out the IAPP Web Conferences page in the IAPP Store for a full listing of web conferences.

Advisory Board

Privacy pros at the helm
Guiding the Women Leading Privacy Section, the Advisory Board—chosen from your nominations—represents a diverse group of women with comprehensive experience and expertise in privacy. Meet each of them now.

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

Stay Connected!

Member Directory
Use the Women Leading Privacy 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.

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

Get Involved!

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.