Celebrate Data Privacy Day with Privacy Pros Near and Far

Data Privacy Day, happens annually on January 28. It is “an international effort to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust”.

Each year, the IAPP partners with Stay Safe Online to promote Data Privacy Day, and this year the celebrations are bigger than ever. Typically celebrated for one day only, the IAPP will be extending our festivities to celebrate for the entire month of January!

Be sure to check back throughout the month of January as new events will be added all the time. Have questions about Data Privacy Day 2021 events? Reach out to knowledgenet@iapp.org

Find a Virtual Data Privacy Day Celebration

Sorted alphabetically by chapter location

Virtual Atlanta KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 21, 2021 Atlanta, GA January 21, 2021
Virtual Baltimore KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Baltimore, MD January 28, 2021
Virtual Bangalore KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Bangalore, India January 28, 2021
Virtual Berlin KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Berlin, Germany January 28, 2021
Virtual Bermuda KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Bermuda January 28, 2021
Virtual Birmingham KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Birmingham, AL January 28, 2021
Virtual Boston and South Florida KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Boston, MA January 28, 2021
Virtual Bristol KnowledgeNet: 27 January 2021 Bristol, England January 27, 2021
Virtual Brussels and Munich Joint KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Brussels, Belgium January 28, 2021
Virtual Bulgaria KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Bulgaria January 28, 2021
Virtual Calgary KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 26, 2021 Calgary, Alberta January 26, 2021
Virtual Cape Town and Johannesburg KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Cape Town, South Africa January 28, 2021
Virtual Central Florida KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 27, 2021 Florida-Central January 27, 2021
Virtual Charlotte KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Charlotte, NC January 28, 2021
Virtual Chicago KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Chicago, IL January 28, 2021
Virtual Chile KnowledgeNet: 14 January 2021 Chile January 14, 2021
Virtual Cincinnati KnowledgeNet: January 13, 2021 Cincinnati, OH January 13, 2021
Virtual Columbus and Cleveland KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Columbus, OH January 28, 2021
Virtual Connecticut KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Connecticut January 28, 2021
Virtual Copenhagen KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Copenhagen, Denmark January 28, 2021
Virtual Croatia KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Croatia January 28, 2021
Virtual Dublin KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Dublin, Ireland January 28, 2021
Virtual Edmonton KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Edmonton, Alberta January 28, 2021
Virtual Frankfurt KnowledgeNet: 21 January 2021 Frankfurt, Germany January 21, 2021
Virtual Greece KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Greece January 28, 2021
Virtual Halifax KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Halifax, Nova Scotia January 28, 2021
Virtual Helsinki KnowledgeNet: 27 January 2021 Helsinki, Finland January 27, 2021
Virtual Hungary KnowledgeNet: 26 January 2021 n/a January 26, 2021
Virtual Istanbul KnowledgeNet: 27 January 2021 Istanbul, Turkey January 27, 2021
Virtual Jacksonville KnowledgeNet: January 27, 2021 Jacksonville, FL January 27, 2021
Virtual Kansas City, Des Moines, and Omaha KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Kansas City Metro Area January 28, 2021
Virtual Latin America KnowledgeNet: 27 January 2021 Panama City, Panama January 27, 2021
Virtual Lisbon KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Lisbon, Portugal January 28, 2021
Virtual Louisville KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 26, 2021 Louisville, KY January 26, 2021
Virtual Luxembourg KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Luxembourg January 28, 2021
Virtual Madrid KnowledgeNet: 27 January 2021 Madrid, Spain January 27, 2021
Virtual Memphis KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 29, 2021 January 29, 2021
Virtual Minneapolis/St. Paul KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN January 28, 2021
Virtual Montreal KnowledgeNet January 28, 2021 Montreal, Quebec January 28, 2021
Virtual Moscow KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 n/a January 28, 2021
Virtual Munich KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 29 January 2021 Munich, Germany January 29, 2021
Virtual Netherlands KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Netherlands January 28, 2021
Virtual Netherlands KnowledgeNet: 12 January 2021 Netherlands January 12, 2021
Virtual New Delhi KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 New Delhi, India January 28, 2021
Virtual New York KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 New York, NY January 28, 2021
Virtual Nigeria KnowledgeNet: 30 January 2021 Lagos, Nigeria January 30, 2021
Virtual Northern Virginia KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Northern Virginia January 28, 2021
Virtual Paris KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Paris, France January 28, 2021
Virtual Philadelphia KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Philadelphia, PA January 28, 2021
Virtual Philippines KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Philippines January 28, 2021
Virtual Pittsburgh KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 29, 2021 Pittsburgh, PA January 29, 2021
Virtual Portland KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Portland, OR January 28, 2021
Virtual Pune KnowledgeNet: 30 January 2021 Pune, India January 30, 2021
Virtual Richmond KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Richmond, VA January 28, 2021
Virtual Rio de Janeiro KnowledgeNet: 19 January 2021 Río de Janeiro, Brazil January 19, 2021
Virtual Rome KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Rome, Italy January 28, 2021
Virtual San Diego KnowledgeNet: January 21, 2021 San Diego, CA January 21, 2021
Virtual San Francisco Bay Area & Silicon Valley KnowledgeNet: January 25, 2021 San Francisco Bay Area, CA January 25, 2021
Virtual San Francisco KnowledgeNet: January 21, 2021 San Francisco Bay Area, CA January 21, 2021
Virtual Singapore KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Singapore January 28, 2021
Virtual St. Louis KnowledgeNet: January 21, 2021 St. Louis, MO January 21, 2021
Virtual Stuttgart KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 28 January 2021 Stuttgart, Germany January 28, 2021
Virtual Stuttgart KnowledgeNet: 20 January 2021 Stuttgart, Germany January 20, 2021
Virtual Switzerland KnowledgeNet: 19 January 2021 Switzerland January 19, 2021
Virtual Toronto KnowledgeNet: January 28, 2021 Toronto, Ontario January 28, 2021
Virtual Transatlantic Data Privacy Day KnowledgeNet: 28 January 2021 Tel Aviv, Israel January 28, 2021
Virtual UK KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: 27 January 2021 London, England January 27, 2021
Virtual Vancouver KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Vancouver, British Columbia January 28, 2021
Virtual Waterloo KnowledgeNet Happy Hour: January 28, 2021 Waterloo, Ontario January 28, 2021

Show Us How You Celebrate Privacy for a Chance to Win Big

Celebrating Data Privacy Day? Enter for your chance to win a FREE YEAR of IAPP Membership! Five winners will be selected, one from each geographic location across the globe: North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia/ANZ.

How to Enter:

  1. Take a picture to show how you are celebrating Data Privacy Day.
  2. Share your picture on social media using the hashtag #IAPPcelebratesDPD.
  3. For bonus points, tag the IAPP on whatever platform you are sharing your picture on.

Be sure to follow the hashtag on social media to see how fellow privacy pros around the world are celebrating.

*Only photos taken throughout the month of January using the hashtag #IAPPcelebratesDPD will be considered. Photos must be public in order to enter. By sharing your picture using #IAPPcelebratesDPD you give IAPP permission to share your image.

Celebrate in Style

Since we cannot be with you to celebrate this year, we want to bring the party right to you. That is why we created the Data Privacy Day Swag Bag – complete with virtual backgrounds to add some flair to your KnowledgeNet Chapter celebrations and social graphics so that you can spread the word among your network in style. We might even throw in some surprises along the way.

Access the Swag Bag now and spread the word about Data Privacy Day.