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January 15, 2019 | Jeremy Greenberg

Advisory Board Reviewers: PPPM 2018

Each year, FPF awards the Privacy Papers for Policymakers Award to the authors of leading privacy research and analytical work that is relevant to policymakers in the United States Congress, at U.S. federal agencies, and for data protection authorities abroad. The Award showcases work that analyzes current and emerging privacy issues and proposes achievable  solutions or […]

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Spotlight on PPPM Finalist Judges (2018)

January 14, 2019 | Jeremy Greenberg

Spotlight on PPPM Finalist Judges (2018)

On December 17th, the Future of Privacy Forum announced the winners of the 2018 Privacy Papers for Policymakers Award. Each year, FPF awards the Privacy Papers for Policymakers Award to the authors of leading privacy research and analytical work that is relevant to policymakers in the United States Congress, at U.S. federal agencies, and for data […]

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GDPR: A Year On – IEEE calls for articles

January 11, 2019 | editor

GDPR: A Year On – IEEE calls for articles

Do you have an interesting perspective on Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation or insightful information about GDPR to share? IEEE Security and Privacy seeks articles from scholars and practitioners from various disciplines and countries to examine GDPR: A Year On. Successful submissions will address (among other topics) the GDPR’s: • position at the intersection of […]

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FPF at 10: Envisioning the future of privacy

January 10, 2019 | editor

FPF at 10: Envisioning the future of privacy

This year, Future of Privacy Forum is celebrating our tenth anniversary as a catalyst for privacy leadership and scholarship. In recognition of this milestone, we will host an anniversary celebration on April 30 and release a report on rising privacy issues. We also are publishing a series of blog posts over the next several weeks […]

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FPF, EFPIA, and CIPL Workshop Report Now Available: “Can GDPR Work for Health Scientific Research?”

January 9, 2019 | Carson Martinez

FPF, EFPIA, and CIPL Workshop Report Now Available: “Can GDPR Work for Health Scientific Research?”

On October 22, 2018, the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF), the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA), and the Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL) hosted a workshop in Brussels, “Can GDPR Work for Health Scientific Research?” to discuss the processing of personal data for scientific research purposes under the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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FPF to Co-Host Student Privacy Bootcamp with Student Data Privacy Consortium (1/28)

January 3, 2019 | Tyler Park

FPF to Co-Host Student Privacy Bootcamp with Student Data Privacy Consortium (1/28)

FPF will be hosting a Student Privacy Bootcamp with the Student Data Privacy Consortium on January 28th at the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) in Orlando. The free interactive event will provide concrete guidance and practical data privacy suggestions that can be implemented as soon as participants return to their districts. Slots are limited, […]

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A New Year’s Resolution For Your New Devices

December 21, 2018 | editor

A New Year’s Resolution For Your New Devices

A New Year’s Resolution For Your New Devices Still thinking about your New Year’s resolutions? If so, the Future of Privacy Forum has a practical suggestion: Get to know the privacy implications of your new electronics. Early in the New Year, take a few moments to set up privacy features so you can be comfortable […]

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New FPF Study Documents More Than 150 European Companies Participating in the EU-US Data Transfer Mechanism

December 20, 2018 | Jeremy Greenberg

New FPF Study Documents More Than 150 European Companies Participating in the EU-US Data Transfer Mechanism

New FPF Study Documents More Than 150 European Companies Participating in the EU-US Data Transfer Mechanism EU Companies’ Participation Grew by One Third Over the Past Year By Jeremy Greenberg Yesterday, the European Commission published its second annual review of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, finding that “the U.S. continues to ensure an adequate level of […]

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