Notes from the Asia-Pacific region, 30 July 2021

(Jul 29, 2021) Hello privacy pros, Here in Australia, Melbourne is coming out of its fifth strict lockdown after a resurgence of the delta variant of the coronaviru... Read More

California accepting applications for CPPA executive director

(Jul 29, 2021) California is hiring an executive director for the California Privacy Protection Agency. The executive director "executes the Agency's mission as set out in ... Read More

Web Conference: Why Privacy Departments Hold the Key to Incident Response

(Jul 27, 2021) Original broadcast date: 27 July 2021 What’s the real role of the privacy department in an incident? Turns out it’s a critical piece... Read More

Web Conference: The New Frontier: Privacy, Big Data, and Antitrust

(Jul 27, 2021) Original broadcast date: 27 July 2021 Recent years have seen a fast-emerging regulatory and legislative trend involving the combinat... Read More

New Zealand's Edwards top candidate to lead ICO

(Jul 26, 2021) New Zealand Privacy Commissioner John Edwards was selected as the top candidate to lead the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office, NZ Herald reports. An ind... Read More

Utah gov. appoints state's first Department of Government Operations privacy officer

(Jul 22, 2021) Utah Gov. Spencer Cox appointed the Department of Government Operations’ first privacy officer, Government Technology reports. Christopher Bramwell, the form... Read More

FTC announces lineup for PrivacyCon 2021

(Jul 21, 2021) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission released the Read More

ICO expanding Technology and Innovation Team

(Jul 16, 2021) The U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office is expanding its Technology and Innovation Team. The ICO lists 11 available opportunities, noting a recruitment se... Read More

Privacy pros included in Politico's 'Tech 28' rankings

(Jul 15, 2021) Politico unveiled its 2021 version of the "Tech 28," which recognizes the most powerful figures in the global technology space. A trio of privacy professiona... Read More

Web Conference: Differential Privacy: Practical Overview and Implementation

(Jul 13, 2021) Original broadcast date: 13 July 2021 In this interactive discussion experienced privacy experts provided a high-level overview of d... Read More