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upcoming events, conferences and workshops.
June 30-July 2, 2014
New Horizons, New Risks
Privacy Laws & Businss 27th Annual International
Queen's College, Cambridge, United Kingdom
The world's longest running independent international privacy
event. By attending this conference, you will better distinguish
the myths from the realities, understand the new challenges and
accompanying risks presented by privacy and data protection laws,
and identify the new opportunities on the horizon. What are the
implications for the way laws are interpreted and enforced by the
regulators? How will you assess the impact on your company in
different countries? Where is your room for manoeuvre? What does
your organisation need to do to navigate your route through these
challenges, conducting your business with one eye on your immediate
operational needs and the other eye on the ever widening
For more information, visit the Privacy Laws
& Business website.
Data Privacy Day
Held on January 28 each year, Data Privacy Day is intended to
promote greater awareness about digital and online privacy, and the
impact technology has on our personal information. Visit the
official Data Privacy Day
website for more information.
of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) has produced
posters and web graphics, which you can download and use to promote
Data Privacy Day in your organization.
Privacy Awareness Week
An initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA).
Privacy Awareness Week is an opportunity to promote privacy rights
and responsibilities in both the public and private sector. For
more information, visit privacyawarenessweek.org.
Right to Know Week
Right to Know Week is an extension of international Right to
Know Day, celebrated on September 28 of each year. The right of
access to information is an important human right and is essential
for transparent and accountable governance. It also makes it
possible for citizens to get more involved in the decision-making
processes of government. For more information about Right to Know
Week across Canada, visit the
Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada website.