Federal Data Privacy Day Events
Federal Privacy Council
The Federal Privacy Council will host its first meeting of 2021. The Council will kick off the new year by focusing on the importance of collaboration in successful data governance; the meeting will feature presentations and discussion to further strengthen coordination and relationships with other executive councils and promote privacy in data governance efforts across the Executive Branch.
Consumer Finance Protection Bureau
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will host a virtual conversation on artificial intelligence and its impact on consumer privacy featuring keynote speakers, Dr. Darrell West, Senior Fellow at the Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution, and Janis K. Pappalardo, CFPB’s Associate Director for Research, Markets, and Regulations. The event is open to government employees and contractors and registration is required. A WebEx link and registration page can be found here.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Privacy Service will host an internal, virtual Speaker Series that will provide a behind the scenes look at what’s to come for privacy at VA and how Privacy Officers and other VA privacy professionals can contribute to its efforts on key VA initiatives, including Data Loss Prevention, Controlled Unclassified Information, Privacy Continuous Monitoring, Privacy Compliance, and Social Security Number Reduction. The event is open to government employees and contractors at the VA. The registration page can be found here.