Special FTC Networking Breakfast Scheduled for IAPP Summit
FTC Officials On-Hand to Discuss Privacy Issues with 2004 Summit Attendees
Philadelphia, PA, February 10, 2004 – A special networking breakfast with staff from the Federal
Trade Commission has been scheduled from 7a.m. – 8a.m. on Friday, February 20 at the International
Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) 2004 Privacy & Data Security Summit & Expo. Over 20
representatives from various FTC departments will be on hand to discuss the Commission’s work in
privacy. The breakfast represents an excellent opportunity for Summit attendees to meet key FTC
officials and gain a greater understanding of the FTC’s role and influence in the privacy community.
The IAPP Privacy and Data Protection Summit takes place February 18 – 20 at the Washington
Renaissance Hotel in Washington, DC. The FTC breakfast is on-site at the hotel.
“The FTC plays a vital role in the advancement and development of privacy, so it is important for privacy
professionals to have the chance to speak face-to-face with the regulators and policy makers that influence
the evolution of our industry,” said Trevor Hughes, IAPP executive director. “This event represents a
unique opportunity for IAPP members and Summit attendees to meet FTC officials and discuss specific
issues that affect the privacy community.”
Sponsored by the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the conference features the latest
guidance on spam, identity theft, federal and state privacy activities, healthcare and financial privacy, as
well as security, technology, and marketing issues. The conference also features leading speakers from the
FTC, DHS, and Treasury Department; as well as top privacy professionals from IBM, Wyeth
Pharmaceuticals, Microsoft, AOL, Countrywide, Hewlett-Packard, Nationwide, eBay, AT&T Wireless,
USPS, Eastman Kodak, and Wells Fargo Bank.
For More Information:
IAPP Privacy & Data Security Summit & Expo
February 18 – 20, 2004
Washington Renaissance Hotel, Washington, DC
SPONSOR AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
For sponsor, exhibitor and registration information, please visit the IAPP website at
www.privacyassociation.org or contact the IAPP National Office (800-266-6501).
ABOUT THE IAPP
The IAPP is the world's leading association of privacy and security professionals. With more than 1,000
individual and corporate members, the IAPP defines and supports the profession of privacy by being a
forum for interaction, education, and discussion across industries. Further information on the IAPP can be
found at www.privacyassociation.org.