Privacy Engineering Section Advisory Board Roles and Expectations

The IAPP Privacy Engineering Section Advisory Board is comprised of leading academics, government and industry experts in privacy engineering and technologies. Board members will actively participate in developing programming and content for the Privacy Engineering Section, provide guidance and strategic input, and serve as leaders in the promotion of the Privacy Engineering Section, its programs and activities.

Privacy Engineering Section Advisory Board Expectations

All Privacy Engineering Board members are expected to:

  • Assist with programming of section events
  • Support annual initiatives which provide opportunities for professional growth through networking and educational opportunities


All Privacy Engineering Board members are required to:

  • Serve a two- year term
  • Attend and actively contribute to all meetings
  • Be ambassadors for privacy engineering and technology professionals in the field of privacy

Selection Criteria

Board members are balanced, to the extent possible, by: experience level, years in profession, industry sector, geographic location and area of expertise. Considerations for selection include:

  • Current IAPP membership in good standing (maintained throughout term)
  • Existing or past leadership roles within the IAPP
  • CIPP, CIPM or CIPT certification is an advantage


  • Receive three continuing privacy education (CPE) credits per year of service


How to Apply

2019 openings are available on this board. Submit your application here. Please apply to only one advisory board.