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Data Privacy Day 2013 Events

January 24, 2013

January 28th is International Data Privacy Day (#DPD2013 on Twitter) and, in its celebration, we are participating in several events next week.

———January 28th
We kick off the week with IAPP Privacy After Hours. There’s no agenda, just show up at Jillian’s in San Francisco, from 5:00-7:00 PM. Have a good time and get to know other local privacy professionals.

———January 29-30
Next up, in conjunction with the  San Francisco  Mobile Marketing  Association (MMA) Forum,   TRUSTe Director of Product Policy, Joanne Furtsch will host the MMA Privacy Committee meeting.  The MMA Forum is a two-day event that will inform visitors on how to effectively infuse mobile into a brand’s broader marketing strategy.

———January 30
TRUSTe CEO Chris Babel will participate  in  interactive panel  discussion at the Seattle OTA Data Privacy Day Town Hall. Panel speakers include leaders in public policy, privacy, consumer protection and cybercrime law enforcement. The panel will cover innovation in privacy and impact on business.
Later in the week, stay turned for some exciting news at the San Diego DistribuTECH Conference, the energy industry’s leading smart grid conference and exposition.

———January 31st
We’ll wrap up the week at the San Francisco Ensighten Agility 2013 Conference, with TRUSTe Vice President of Product Kevin Trilli on the “Think   Houdini:  Untangling   Website  Privacy  &  Compliance”   panel  discussion with Executive Director & President at Online Trust Alliance (OTA) Craig Spiezle. The panel will cover website privacy and compliance and discuss: the state of privacy in the US and Europe, latest developments on  “Do Not Track” and  the  UK  Cookie  Law, compliance challenges for global corporations, resolving the question of data ownership and the best practices for brands and agencies.

We hope to see you at these events. Happy Data Privacy Day! Follow these events at #DPD2013