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Forum Focuses on Protecting Privacy While Enabling Innovation

PRIVACY—U.S.

July 5, 2013

StaySafeOnline Blog features the IAPP’s recent KnowledgeNet forum, The Components of an Accountable Company Privacy Program and How To Implement It, in Washington, D.C., citing comments by David Hoffman, CIPP/US, and Data Privacy Day Chair Dan Caprio. “This is really about protecting privacy and enabling innovation,” Caprio said, noting those goals are not mutually exclusive. Hoffman spoke about developing accountability programs, noting, “The question is, ‘What’s the right model to provide appropriate protections so that individuals are going to have trust and confidence in the way they participate in society?’…I think that’s where accountability is trying to play a role.”
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