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Honored in the Breach: A Conversation about Data Privacy
Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
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SLA Event open to LLAGNY Members:  $10 to non-SLA Members, $5 to SLA Members, refreshments will be provided

Honored in the Breach: A Conversation about Data Privacy

Organizers: SLA NY Chapter - Professional Development and Diversity Committee
Date: Wednesday, February 13th, 6 to 8 pm
Venue: Skadden, Arps, 4 Times Square, New York, NY 10036

Join us for the first NY Chapter professional development event of 2019. From consumer data breaches to election interference, from smart devices to behavioral tracking, data privacy is a concern which touches more and more parts of our lives.  Join us for a panel discussion with information professionals and privacy advocates about best practices, emerging standards, and changing cultural norms around securing personal data.

You will learn about:

  • Current library policies governing personal data
  • Best practices for patron data management
  • How to impart best practices to LIS students
  • Library dependency on 3rd party vendors who don't share practices/values


  • Lucia Cedeira-Serantes, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, Queens College
  • Daniel Kahn Gillmor, Senior Staff Technologist, Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project, American Civil Liberties Union
  • Cassandra Porter, Director, Senior Privacy Counsel (Americas), Cognizant
  • Bonnie Tijerina, Researcher, Data & Society Research Institute

Panel Chair:

Matt Johnson, That Matt Johnson Consulting

Register here