Celebrate Data Privacy Day with Privacy Pros Near and Far

Data Privacy Day, happens every 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 just like last year, we are celebrating for the entire month of January!

Across the globe, KnowledgeNet chapters will host their first gatherings of the year, giving you the opportunity to network, share professional experiences and have some fun, because privacy is worth celebrating.

Find a Data Privacy Day Celebration Near You

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 2022 events? Reach out to knowledgenet@iapp.org.


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: EMEA, Asia, Oceania, North America (US and Canada) and Latin America (including Mexico).

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

If 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.

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