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New IAPP and TrustArc Benchmarking Research Highlights Growing Demand for Technology Solutions to Help Organizations Keep Pace With New Privacy Laws

June 27, 2019

TrustArc and the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) has announced the results of new research that examined how privacy technology is bought and deployed to address privacy and data protection challenges. Findings show that products that help businesses discover and map data flows top the list of purchase plans and that the privacy team is playing a larger role in privacy tech purchasing decisions as organizations navigate a complex field of regulations. “As the number of privacy regulations grows, organizations must contend with the complexity of managing an increasingly fragmented privacy regulatory landscape,” said Chris Babel, CEO, TrustArc. “These … Continue reading New IAPP and TrustArc Benchmarking Research Highlights Growing Demand for Technology Solutions to Help Organizations Keep Pace With New Privacy Laws

May Event Spotlight: IAPP Global Privacy Summit, Data Protection World Forum Webinar, IAPP Webinar, CCPA PRIVACY SUMMIT, European Data Protection Days, Privacy Insight Series Webinar, TrustArc Workshop, and GDPR Salon

May 10, 2019

TrustArc regularly attends and hosts events around the world and online – please visit us at one or more of the following events. ________________________________________________________________________ IAPP Global Privacy Summit Washington DC May 1 – May 3 The IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019 gathered more than 3,600 professionals from around the world for an outstanding program with a truly global focus. Four days of education, guidance, inspiration and connections focused on the big picture of data protection. Thank you to everyone who came out and joined us at our TrustArc / RADAR Welcome Party, stopped by booth #203 to say hi or … Continue reading May Event Spotlight: IAPP Global Privacy Summit, Data Protection World Forum Webinar, IAPP Webinar, CCPA PRIVACY SUMMIT, European Data Protection Days, Privacy Insight Series Webinar, TrustArc Workshop, and GDPR Salon

TrustArc Partnering with IAPP to Benchmark Privacy Tech Adoption

April 25, 2019

As privacy tech continues to proliferate and embed itself in day-to-day privacy functions in the enterprise, the IAPP, together with TrustArc, seeks feedback to better understand how privacy pros are adopting the privacy tech tools outlined in our Privacy Tech Vendor Report. This year’s survey builds on a similar one we did last year looking at how privacy tools are acquired and deployed. Now, with obligations that both the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) are imposing on organizations, are we seeing a move toward greater tech adoption? The survey should only take about … Continue reading TrustArc Partnering with IAPP to Benchmark Privacy Tech Adoption

February Event Spotlight: IAPP Data Protection Intensive: France 2019, Privacy Insight Series Webinars, IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019

February 08, 2019

_____________________________________________________________________________ IAPP Data Protection Intensive: France 2019 12 – 13 February   Paris   Join data protection professionals from across Europe for two days of concentrated learning, sharing, and networking at the IAPP Data Protection Intensive: France 2019 in Paris on 12-13 February. All sessions will be delivered by data protection experts in parallel tracks—one in English, the other in French. It is practical advice designed to improve your operational response to the GDPR and prepare you for future challenges. TrustArc will be exhibiting and sponsoring the Networking Reception on 12 February. Stop by booth #6 to say hello! Register … Continue reading February Event Spotlight: IAPP Data Protection Intensive: France 2019, Privacy Insight Series Webinars, IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019

IAPP & TrustArc Web Conference on New Research — How Privacy Tech Is Bought and Deployed

August 14, 2018

The number of technology solutions available to help privacy professionals get their jobs done has exploded in recent years. With more and more stringent legal obligations to comply with every year, privacy teams need efficient and effective tools to manage data flows within their organizations, and to comply with requests for personal information from customers. So with a plethora of offerings, how to sift the wheat from the chaff? What tools are fully matured and worth their cost, and which are promising but not quite ready for real-time implementation? In May 2018, IAPP and TrustArc surveyed 328 privacy professionals around … Continue reading IAPP & TrustArc Web Conference on New Research — How Privacy Tech Is Bought and Deployed

IAPP & TrustArc Research: Part IV – Privacy has a Strong Influence on Purchase Decisions

July 27, 2018

Part I of this blog post series discussed background, goals, and research methodology of the research report: How Privacy Tech is Bought and Deployed. Part II illustrated how Privacy Tech Adoption has reached the tipping point: based on purchase plans, it is projected that companies will adopt privacy technology in eight of the ten privacy technology categories. Part III highlighted some interesting data from the report that shows what the three fastest growing solutions are: data mapping, assessment management, and data discovery. Part IV will discuss an interesting finding in the research: that privacy has a strong influence on purchase … Continue reading IAPP & TrustArc Research: Part IV – Privacy has a Strong Influence on Purchase Decisions