IAPP Privacy Academy 2013
  • I learned something valuable at every session, the networking opportunities were fantastic, and the keynote speakers were really great too.
  • The entire structure of the program is outstanding. Good speakers, great networking opportunities and good exhibits. One of the best conferences.
  • Very well organized, privacy-specific education, and great networking opportunities. Great educational resource as well.
  • Valuable information.
  • Maybe one of the best [experiences] I’ve had. Great to see some prior colleagues, and meet some new ones.
  • Great format and content.
  • I enjoyed the diversity of the speakers’ topics and professional backgrounds.
  • Hard choice to make for breakout sessions.
  • Overall experience was great!
  • The breakout sessions I attended were informative and interesting.
  • Fantastic gathering of privacy professionals.
  • Great topic range, knowledgeable and skilled professionals, great networking.
  • Solid conference. Great content and networking.

Theodore Lazarus, CIPP/US

Director, Legal
Google Inc.

Ted Lazarus, CIPP/US, is a Director of Google’s legal department, where he leads a team of attorneys responsible for Google’s advertising platforms products, including DoubleClick, the Google Ad Exchange, Invite Media, AdMeld and Wildfire.  Ted advises Google’s Product, Engineering and Sales teams on a wide array of privacy, product development and regulatory issues.  He regularly represents Google in commercial transactions related to its advertising programs, including negotiating some of the company’s most significant display advertising agreements with global advertising agencies and Fortune 500 companies.  Ted has managed several of Google’s largest, most complex post-acquisition integration efforts, including DoubleClick, AdMob and AdMeld.

Prior to joining Google, Ted served as Deputy General Counsel of DoubleClick.  Prior to that, he was a litigation associate with Covington & Burling LLP.  Ted served as a law clerk for U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis (E.D.N.Y.).  He holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.A., magna cum laude, from Amherst College.