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State of Privacy 2015

Michelle Dennedy, Trevor Hughes on Privacy's Higher Profile
State of Privacy 2015

Amidst a flurry of security breaches and new legislation, privacy suddenly has gained a higher profile globally. Michelle Dennedy of Intel Security and Trevor Hughes of the IAPP discuss the new prominence of privacy.

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In an interview recorded at RSA Conference 2015, Dennedy and Hughes talk about:

  • Privacy milestones of the past year;
  • The potential impact of new legislation;
  • What the board now needs to know about privacy.

As chief privacy officer at Intel Security, Dennedy is responsible for privacy policies, procedures and governance efforts. Previously, Dennedy founded The iDennedy Project, a consulting and advisory company specializing in privacy and security. Dennedy was also previously vice president for security and privacy solutions at Oracle.

Hughes is an attorney specializing in e-commerce, privacy and technology law. In his role as executive director of the IAPP, he leads the world's largest association of privacy professionals. He has testified before the U.S. Congress Commerce Committee, the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the EU Parliament on issues of privacy and data protection, spam prevention and privacy-sensitive technologies.

About the Author

Tom Field

Tom Field

Vice President - Editorial, ISMG

Field is an award-winning journalist with over 30 years experience in newspapers, magazines, books, events and electronic media. A veteran community journalist with extensive business/technology and international reporting experience, Field joined ISMG in 2007 and currently oversees the editorial operations for all of ISMG's global media properties. An accomplished public speaker, Field has developed and moderated scores of podcasts, webcasts, roundtables and conferences, and he has appeared at RSA Conference and on various C-SPAN, The History Channel and Travel Channel television programs.

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