Jules Polonetsky
Jules Polonetsky
Executive Director and Co-chair
Future of Privacy Forum
Jules Polonetsky serves as Executive Director and Co-chair of the Future of Privacy Forum, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank that seeks to advance responsible data practices.FPF’s current projects to advance transparency and control in a business-practical manner focus on online data use, smart grid, mobile data, apps and social media… Read More >>
Christopher Wolf
Christopher Wolf
Founder and Co-chair
Future of Privacy Forum
Christopher Wolf is the co-chair of the Future of Privacy Forum. Chris is also a partner in the Washington, DC office of Hogan Lovells LLP, where he is a leader of that firm’s privacy practice group. The views expressed by the Future of Privacy Forum are solely its own and do not reflect the views of Hogan Lovells LLP or its clients… Read More >>

 

Josh Harris
Josh Harris
Policy Director
Josh Harris serves as Policy Director of the Future of Privacy Forum, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank that seeks to advance responsible data practices. Previously, Josh was Associate Director in the Office of Technology and Electronic Commerce at the International Trade Administration. Josh has also worked in private practice as an international trade attorney.
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Mary Culnan
Mary Culnan

Professor Emeritus at Bentley University
Mary has testified before Congress, the Massachusetts Senate, and other government agencies on a range of privacy issues. In 1993, she served on a White House Task Force on Presidential Correspondence. From 1997-98, she served as a Commissioner on the President’s Commission on Critical Infrastructure Protection…Read More >>
Peter Swire
Peter P. Swire

Nancy J. and Lawrence P. Huang Professor at the Scheller College of Business of the Georgia Institute of Technology
Peter P. Swire is the Nancy J. and Lawrence P. Huang Professor at the Scheller College of Business of the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is a Senior Fellow with the Future of Privacy Forum, and also a fellow with the Center for American Progress and Center for Democracy and Technology. In November, 2012 he was named the co-chair of the Tracking Protection Working Group of the World Wide Web Consortium, the Do Not Track process. He has been a recognized leader in privacy, cybersecurity, and the law of cyberspace for well over a decade, as a scholar, government official, and participant in numerous policy, public interest, and business settings…Read More >>
Omar Tene
Omer Tene
Associate Professor
College of Management School of Law
Omer Tene is an Associate Professor at the College of Management School of Law, Rishon Le Zion, Israel; Affiliate Scholar at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society; and Visiting Fellow at the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology and the Institute for Jewish Law and Israeli Law, Economy and Society.He is Managing Director of Tene & Associates, where he consults the Israeli government, data protection authority and…Read More >>

 

 

Sarah Gordon
Sarah Gordon
Legal and Policy Fellow
Sarah Gordon is a legal and policy fellow at Future of Privacy Forum. She focuses on the privacy concerns surrounding mobile location analytics, as well as children’s privacy. Prior to joining FPF, Sarah was a student advocate at the Georgetown Institute for Public Representation, where she represented clients in children’s privacy issues. She was also a law clerk for the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee for Privacy, Technology and the Law, working in Senator Franken’s office. She received a JD from Georgetown University Law Center, and a BA from Brown University.
Joseph Jerome
Joseph Jerome
Legal and Policy Fellow
Joseph Jerome is a legal and policy fellow at Future of Privacy Forum. Joseph focuses on the value of data and how data collection implicates privacy concerns. He is interested in questions of cybersecurity, data sharing, and transparency. Prior to joining FPF, Joseph worked at the American Constitution Society, where he edited legal scholarship and organized programming addressing civil liberties and national security questions. He received a JD from the New York University School of Law, and is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Joe Newman
Joe Newman
Legal and Policy Fellow
Joe Newman is a legal and policy fellow at the Future of Privacy Forum. He works on a variety of issues involving Do Not Track standards, the US-EU Safe Harbor Agreement and the relationship between privacy and intellectual property. Prior to joining FPF, Joe worked at Public Knowledge, the Library of Congress, The Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. In addition, Joe currently also works as an Associate for TeachPrivacy, an online training and compliance course run by Professor Daniel J. Solove. He received his J.D. with Honors from the George Washington University Law School, where he received the 2012 Finnegan writing prize, the 2013 Rosenberg Award for intellectual property studies, and the 2013 AIPLEF Jan Jancin award for excellence in intellectual property. He has a B.A. in English and Music from Wesleyan University.

Privacy Calendar

Apr
24
Thu
all-day 6th Biannual International Surveillance & Society Conference
6th Biannual International Surve…
Apr 24 – Apr 25 all-day
The 6th Biannual International Surveillance & Society conference hosted by the University of Barcelona and supported by the Surveillance Studies Network is currently calling for [...]
12:00 pm Data Privacy in Education: Ensuring Student Security while Encouraging Innovation in K-12 Education @ Rayburn House Office Building, Room B-354
Data Privacy in Education: Ensur… @ Rayburn House Office Building, Room B-354
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Congressional E-Learning Caucus in cooperation with Into and the National Coalition for Technology in Education and Training presents a luncheon to discuss “Data Privacy [...]
Apr
29
Tue
all-day IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2014
IAPP Europe Data Protection Inte…
Apr 29 – May 1 all-day
The IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive features timely programming centred on the top issues impacting the European data protection community, with a focus on addressing [...]
Apr
30
Wed
5:30 pm InSecurity: Race, Surveillance and Privacy in the Digital Age @ New America Foundation
InSecurity: Race, Surveillance a… @ New America Foundation
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Now more than ever, digital tools sit at a precarious tipping point, and many question whether they will be used to address pre-existing disparities, [...]
May
2
Fri
all-day Foreign Intelligence Surveillance in an Era of “Big Data” @ Jacob Burns Moot Court Room, George Washington Law School
Foreign Intelligence Surveillanc… @ Jacob Burns Moot Court Room, George Washington Law School
May 2 all-day
Discussions: Panel 1: Why Do We Conduct Foreign Intelligence Surveillance? What Are the Requirements? Panel 2: Making the Trade-Offs Between Surveillance and Civil Liberties Panel [...]
May
7
Wed
all-day IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2014
IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2014
May 7 – May 9 all-day
The IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium is the leading conference for education, debate and discussion of issues that matter most to Canadian privacy and data protection [...]
Jun
5
Thu
all-day Privacy Law Scholars Conference (7th Annual) @ The George Washington School of Law
Privacy Law Scholars Conference … @ The George Washington School of Law
Jun 5 – Jun 6 all-day
  UC Berkeley School of Law and The George Washington University Law School will be holding the seventh annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference (PLSC) on [...]
Jun
8
Sun
all-day Computers, Freedom, and Privacy 2014 Conference @ Airlie Center
Computers, Freedom, and Privacy … @ Airlie Center
Jun 8 – Jun 10 all-day
Mark your calendars! The 2014 Computers, Freedom, and Privacy Conference will be held June 8-10 at the Airlie Center in Warrenton, Virginia. The Airlie Center [...]

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