Introduction to Resource Center

The IAPP Resource Center provides all the privacy tools and information you need in one easy-to-find place, serving as a go-to for industry guidance, expert knowledge and analysis of all things privacy. This page provides an overview of the IAPP's Resource Center offerings.

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Privacy 101 Resources

On this page, you’ll find resources to help you get a basic understanding of the privacy profession, data protection laws and practices, and the privacy industry.
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Westin Research Center

The IAPP regularly publishes benchmarking reports that track the progress of important topics, like data governance strategies, salary and organizational structure, as well as the privacy technology vendor landscape.
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Topic Pages

This collection of pages sorts the IAPP's resource library by popular privacy terms and topics.
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Tools and Trackers

The IAPP develops and maintains a variety of tools to help members keep up with the rapid developments in privacy and their impact on business and the profession, from global privacy legislation comparisons and enforcement trackers to directories and glossaries.
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Find all the IAPP research reports and surveys in one location, and get the information you need on the industry of privacy.
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Resource Articles

The IAPP publishes longform, web-based resource articles to provide in-depth analysis on relevant topics in the privacy space.
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White Papers

Research papers that aim to educate our members about a specific privacy issue, expand on a recent news announcement, and provide perspective on the operational impacts of privacy developments.
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The IAPP regularly publishes infographics on various topics across the privacy field.
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The Privacy Advisor Podcast provides interviews with the privacy world's most interesting voices.
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Web Conferences

Get smart on the latest and greatest in privacy—right from the comfort of your own desk. Listen in to hear the experts discuss the topics you need to know about and get your questions answered.
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The IAPP's video library provides insights, reactions and opinions on a range of topics, including regulatory developments, areas of privacy operations management and more.
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