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IEEE Digital Privacy Workshop
7-8 October 2021 | Virtual

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Event Overview
Digital privacy has become a top social concern for the expanding digital world. Societies are trying to define and navigate the future of digital privacy and determine technological solutions, new policies, and frameworks needed to protect individuals while maintaining support for digital services. There are several broad areas where the landscape is undefined, where policies still need to be developed, and where IEEE expertise may greatly impact the future of “privacy” on-line. The Digital Privacy Project is exploring how IEEE can best add to this discussion – bringing the perspective of technologists – to help advance solutions to protect personal and private information.

The goal of this 2-day workshop is to facilitate discussion on the definition, scope, and common interests in the area of digital privacy for potential future collaboration. We have distinguished keynotes to stimulate your thinking, policy experts to share their global insights, and standards leaders to discuss privacy challenges. Representatives from the following Societies and Councils will also be sharing their perspectives and work efforts in the area of digital privacy: Biometrics Council, Computational Intelligence Society, Communications Society, Consumer Technology Society, EMBS, Electromagnetic Compatibility Society, Electronics Packaging Society, Power and Energy Society, Systems Council, Systems, Man, Cybernetics Society, and Vehicular Society.

Come join us for this exciting 2-day event. Registration is FREE to all.

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7 October (ET) Topic Speakers
9:00 – 9:10 am Welcome & Opening Remarks Christine Miyachi, Chair, IEEE Future Directions Committee
9:10 – 9:25 am Introductions and IEEE Digital Privacy Project Overview Chris Gorog, Chair, IEEE Digital Privacy Project
9:25 – 10:00 am Keynote: The Long Game and the Malcolm Principle: Maintaining Perspective in Development Calli Schroeder, Electronic Privacy Information Center
10:00 – 11:15 am Policies and Frameworks around the World Stefano Leucci, European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS)
Jason Lau, International Association of Privacy Professionals
Dylan Gilbert, National Institute of Standards and Technology
11:15 – 11:30 am Break
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Perspectives from IEEE Societies and Councils Nalini Ratha, Biometrics Council
Stuart Lipoff, Consumer Technology Society
Vladik Kreinovich, Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society
12:30 – 1:05 pm Keynote: “Promise & Perils of Emerging technology. Are we creating value or a new set of vulnerabilities?” Malcolm Harkins, Epiphany Systems


8 October (ET) Topic Speakers
9:00 – 9:35 am Keynote: “Privacy Must be Proactively Embedded into Your Operations, by Design” Ann Cavoukian, Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre
9:35 – 10:35 am Perspectives from IEEE Societies and Councils Yaochu Jin, Computational Intelligence Society
Yuichi Hayashi, Electromagnetic Compatibility Society
Sohrab Aftabjahani, Electronics Packaging Society
Vincenzo Piuri & Pierangela Samarati, Systems Council
10:35 – 10:45 am Break
10:45 – 11:30 am Considerations around Standardizing Privacy Amelia Andersdotter, IEEE 802E
Lillie Coney, IEEE P1912 WG
David Reed, IEEE P7012 WG
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Perspectives from IEEE Societies and Councils Charles Clancy, Communications Society
Ming Jack Po, Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Craig Preuss, Power & Energy Society
Neeli Prasad & Dave Michelson, Vehicular Technology Society
12:30 – 12:45 pm Break
12:45 – 1:30 pm Group Discussion All
1:30 – 1:45 pm Wrap-Up and Next Steps All

Keynote Speakers

 Ann Cavoukian, Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre
Dr. Ann Cavoukian is recognized as one of the world’s leading privacy experts. Dr. Cavoukian served an unprecedented three terms as the Information & Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada. There she created Privacy by Design, a framework that seeks to proactively embed privacy into the design specifications of information technologies, networked infrastructure and business practices, thereby achieving the strongest protection possible. In 2010, International Privacy Regulators unanimously passed a Resolution recognizing Privacy by Design as an International Standard. Since then, PbD has been translated into 40 languages! In 2018, PbD was included in a sweeping new law in the EU: the General Data Protection Regulation. Dr. Cavoukian is now the Executive Director of the Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre. She is also a Senior Fellow of the Ted Rogers Leadership Centre at Ryerson University, and a Faculty Fellow of the Center for Law, Science & Innovation at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.

Malcolm Harkins, Epiphany Systems
Malcolm is Chief Security & Trust Officer with Epiphany Systems. He is responsible for enabling client growth with optimal information security infrastructure, systems, policies, and processes. He is featured industry speaker, author, and has testified on cybersecurity before the US Senate. Malcolm was previously the Chief Security and Trust Officer at Cylance as well as Chief Security and Privacy Officer at Intel Corporation. He is a board member and advisor to other growth-stage cybersecurity companies. Malcolm received a BS in Economics from UC Irvine, and an MBA from UC Davis.

Calli Schroeder, EPIC
Calli Schroeder is the Global Privacy Counsel at EPIC. Calli focuses on international privacy developments and fosters relationships between global privacy experts and EPIC. She previously acted as a Westin Research Fellow for the International Association of Privacy Professionals, interned with FTC Commissioner Julie Brill, and later performed international privacy compliance and security work for clients. Calli is a 2016 graduate of the University of Colorado Law School where she served as the Lead Student Note Editor for the Colorado Technology Law Journal and acted as a student attorney for the Samuelson-Glushko Technology Law and Policy Clinic. She has published articles on universal ethical standards in human subject research, FTC unfairness enforcement, intangible privacy harms, artificial intelligence frameworks, GDPR application to clinical trials, and more. She received her undergraduate degree from Whitworth University, where she majored in Peace Studies and minored in Philosophy and Theology. She is a member of the Colorado Bar.

Keynote Sessions

Speaker: Calli Schroeder, Global Privacy Counsel, EPIC
Title: The Long Game and the Malcolm Principle: Maintaining Perspective in Development
Abstract: Innovation is not just about solving the problems before us, but about anticipating and addressing the impact our actions will have before they happen. A seemingly innocuous product may revolutionize how we interact with the world, for good or ill. This is why, rather than simply making issues like accessibility, ethics, privacy, or diversity items on a development checklist, we must engage with the deeper critical questions: should this thing exist? If so, what should it look like? And who decides? This talk helps to perspective-set the development process, asking the baseline questions that should come before we ever discuss the appropriate framework or guidelines for development.

Speaker: Malcolm Harkins, Chief Security & Trust Officer, Epiphany Systems
Title: Promise & Perils of Emerging Technology. Are we creating value or a new set of vulnerabilities ?
Abstract: From sand we created silicon that unleashed a computing and communication industrial revolution that has transformed how we live and how we work. We are on a technology journey with no finish line that has brought with it a continuous cycle of exponential innovation adding tremendous value across every corner of society. And while the promise of these innovations as well as ones to come remains strong we have also unleashed upon the world risks that increasingly have negative economic as well as societal implications. In this talk I want to explore the ethics of information and technology not only from the obvious security risk that we have not managed well but also the broader ethical implications around data privacy, data usage, as well as decisions that autonomous systems can make or guide users to make. These information risk choices if not managed well now during the innovation cycle with forethought will lead to increased digital disasters that will go well beyond a data breach that results in identity theft. The path we are on left unchanged will lead to true human consequences including the violation of human rights as well as the potential loss of life. We all have accountability for risks we are facing today as well for the potential future risks that may manifest. This talk is intended to be provocative and cause the audience to pause and to think. Not only about their role to capture the opportunity from innovation but also our collective obligation to do it right – managing the risks that could be created as well.

Speaker: Ann Cavoukian, Ph.D., Executive Director, Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre
Title: Privacy must be Proactively Embedded into your Operations, by Design
Abstract: Privacy is essential: it forms the foundation of our freedom and must be preserved at all cost, now, and well into the future. With surveillance mounting, we must be proactive in our privacy-protective measures, in an effort to prevent the harms from arising. That is what Privacy by Design is all about: embedding privacy into your operations — baking it into your code, so that privacy-invasive efforts can be prevented, right from the outset! Learn all about the 7 Foundational Principles of PbD and start protecting privacy, right from the outset!”

Policies and Frameworks Speakers

Dylan Gilbert, National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dylan Gilbert is a Privacy Policy Advisor with the Privacy Engineering Program at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce. In this role, he advances the development of privacy engineering and risk management processes with a focus on the Privacy Framework and emerging technologies.
Prior to joining NIST, he was Policy Counsel at Public Knowledge where he led and developed all aspects of the organization’s privacy advocacy. This included engagement with civil society coalitions, federal and state lawmakers, and a broad cross-section of external stakeholders on issues ranging from consumer IoT security to the development of comprehensive federal privacy legislation.

Jason Lau is currently the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Crypto.com where he drives the global cybersecurity and information privacy strategy and has over 20 years experience in security and privacy management consultancy for Fortune 500 companies. Jason is also an Adjunct Professor of cybersecurity and data privacy at one of Asia’s leading business schools, the regional lead, co-chair and Asia Board member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Jason is a multiple award winning cybersecurity and privacy professional and holds certifications including CISSP, CGEIT, CRISC, CISA, CISM, CIPP/E, CIPT, CIPM, CEH, CNDA, CSM, HCISPP, ISO27701:2019 Senior Lead Auditor and Senior Lead Implementer, ISO27001:2013 Lead Auditor, as well as being a Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP). Jason has also been selected to the Forbes Technology Council, World Economic Forum Expert Network, Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL), and is an official Standing Member for the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD), Hong Kong.

Stefano Leucci is a legal and technology expert at the European Data Protection Supervisor. His main responsibilities relate to foresight and trend management, financial matters and artificial intelligence. Stefano has a diversified experience as data protection officer and legal attorney, both in private and public organizations.


OU Representatives

Sohrab Aftabjahani, staff security researcher, is with Intel Data Platform Product Group and serves as a product security expert, Sr. staff security researcher and technical lead for several generations of the Intel Xeon Server products. Prior to this, he was with the Intel Artificial Intelligence Product Group as a staff security researcher and the security validation lead for multiple generations of one of the Deep Learning Acceleration products. Moreover, since 2010, he has been with the Intel Corporation in Oregon contributing to its state-of-art R&D in various senior research and engineering roles including hardware security, Design for Test, digital design and validation. He brought to Intel 9 years of hardware and software engineering experience with TRW, Computer Science Corporation, Telecommunications Research Center, and several electronic system design companies. He is a senior IEEE/ACM member and the chair of the IEEE Computer Society Chapter in Oregon. Since 2014, he has been a technical advisory board member of the Semiconductor Research Corporation Global Research Collaboration Trustworthy and Secure Semiconductors and Systems. He has had an active role in organizing security conferences/workshops and participating in them. He received his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests include hardware security, CAD for Security, and AI Security.

Dr. Charles Clancy is a Senior Vice President at The MITRE Corporation where he leads MITRE Labs – the company’s engine for bringing innovation to the six federally-funded R&D centers operated by MITRE in the public interest. Before joining MITRE in 2019 he was the Bradley Professor of Cybersecurity in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech. Clancy’s research interests include security and privacy issues in wireless systems, and he has been actively involved in IEEE COMSOC, SPS, and 802. He is the general chair for the upcoming IEEE MILCOM 2021 and previously for IEEE CNS 2019.

Yuichi Hayashi received a Ph.D. degree in information sciences from Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, in 2009. He is currently a Professor at Nara Institute of Science and Technology. His research interests include electromagnetic compatibility and information security. Prof. Hayashi is the Chair of EM Information Leakage Subcommittee in Technical Committee 5 in IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society.


Yaochu Jin received the B.Sc., M.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 1988, 1991, and 1996, respectively, and the Dr.-Ing. degree from Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, in 2001.
He is an Alexander von Humboldt Professor for Artificial Intelligence, Chair of Nature Inspired Computing and Engineering, Faculty of Technology, Bielefeld University, Germany, and a Distinguished Chair, Professor in Computational Intelligence, Department of Computer Science, University of Surrey, Guildford, U.K. He was a “Finland Distinguished Professor” of University of Jyväskylä, Finland, “Changjiang Distinguished Visiting Professor”, Northeastern University, China, and “Distinguished Visiting Scholar”, University of Technology Sydney, Australia. His main research interests include data-driven and federated evolutionary optimization, evolutionary learning, trustworthy AI, and evolutionary developmental systems.
Prof Jin is presently the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COGNITIVE AND DEVELOPMENTAL SYSTEMS and the Editor-in-Chief of Complex & Intelligent Systems. He was an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer in 2013-2015 and 2017-2019, the Vice President for Technical Activities of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (2015-2016). He is the recipient of the 2018 and 2021 IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation Outstanding Paper Award, the 2015, 2017, and 2020 IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine Outstanding Paper Award. He was named by the Web of Science as “a Highly Cited Researcher” in 2019 and 2020. He is a Member of Academia Europaea and Fellow of IEEE.

Vladik Kreinovich is Professor of Computer Science at the University of Texas at El Paso. His main interests are the representation and processing of uncertainty, especially interval computations and intelligent control. He has published nine books, 34 edited books, and more than 1,700 papers. Vladik is Vice President of the International Fuzzy Systems Association (IFSA), Vice President of the European Society for Fuzzy Logic and Technology (EUSFLAT), Fellow of International Fuzzy Systems Association (IFSA), Fellow of Mexican Society for Artificial Intelligence (SMIA), Fellow of the Russian Association for Fuzzy Systems and Soft Computing. He is Treasurer of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society.

Stuart Lipoff is president of IP Action Partners Inc, a provider of technology and management consulting services to stakeholders in the Telcom, Info Technology, Media, and Electronics (T.I.M.E.) industry sectors. He has been elected a Life Fellow of The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and is past president of The IEEE Consumer Electronics Society (now named CTSoc). Currently he serves on the CTSoc Board of Governors as VP of Industry and Standards Activities. Stuart is a licensed professional engineer in both Nevada and Massachusetts. He holds B.A. B.S.E.E., B.S.Engineering Physics, M.S.E.E. and MBA degrees and a Certificate in Data Processing (CDP).

David Michelson leads the AURORA Connected Vehicle Test Bed at the University of British Columbia where his research focuses on connected vehicle information architecture and the role of 5G technology, including emerging millimetre-wave and satellite communications capabilities, in enabling ITS applications. He chairs ITS Canada’s Technical Committee on Connected and Automated Vehicles, is a member of the Canadian Standards Association’s Connected and Automated Vehicle Advisory Committee (CAVAC), and is a member of the Transportation Association of Canada’s Technology Council and their Connected and Automated Vehicle Task Force. He is also a member of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society’s Board of Governors.

Vincenzo Piuri has received his Ph.D. in computer engineering at Polytechnic of Milan, Italy (1989). He is Full Professor in computer engineering at the University of Milan, Italy (since 2000). He has been Associate Professor at Polytechnic of Milan, Italy and Visiting Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, USA, and visiting researcher at George Mason University, USA.
His main research interests are: artificial intelligence, computational intelligence, intelligent systems, machine learning, pattern analysis and recognition, signal and image processing, biometrics, intelligent measurement systems, industrial applications, digital processing architectures, fault tolerance, cloud computing infrastructures, and internet-of-things. Original results have been published in 400+ papers in international journals, proceedings of international conferences, books, and book chapters.
He is Fellow of the IEEE, Distinguished Scientist of ACM, and Senior Member of INNS. He is President of the IEEE Systems Council (2020-21) and IEEE Region 8 Director-elect (2021-22), and has been IEEE Vice President for Technical Activities (2015), IEEE Director, President of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society, Vice President for Education of the IEEE Biometrics Council, Vice President for Publications of the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society and the IEEE Systems Council, and Vice President for Membership of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society.
He has been Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Systems Journal (2013-19). He is Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing and has been Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Computers, the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, and IEEE Access.
He received the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Technical Award (2002) and the IEEE TAB Hall of Honor (2019). He is Honorary Professor at: Obuda University, Hungary; Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology, China; Northeastern University, China; Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan; Amity University, India; and Galgotias University, India.

Ming Jack Po, MD, Ph.D., is the CEO and co-founder of Ansible Health, a company focused on home-based chronic care management, starting with COPD. Prior to his current role, he was a product manager at Google working in Healthcare and Machine Learning. At Google, he has led teams in Health, Research, Cloud, as well as in Search. Prior to joining Google, Jack spent a decade working in different senior operating and venture capital roles in areas related to medical devices, healthcare delivery, and Global Health. Jack is a respected thought leader in the fields of Healthcare IT, Healthcare Delivery, Machine Learning, and BioDesign and he continues to teach and mentor students at Columbia University and Johns Hopkins University. In addition, Jack is currently a board member of El Camino Health System, a trustee of the Austen Riggs Center, a board member of AcademyHealth, a member of the NIH’s National Library of Medicine’s Board of Scientific Counselors, and a member of the ONC’s Interoperability Standards Priorities Task Force.
Jack received his M.D. and Ph.D. from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and from the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University’s Fu School of Engineering. He received his M.A. in mathematics, and his B.S. in Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Ir. Neeli R. Prasad, CTO of SmartAvatar B.V. Netherlands and VehicleAvatar Inc. USA, IEEE VTS Board of Governor Elected Member & VP Membership. She is also full Professor at Professor at Department of Business Development and Technology (BTech), Aarhus University. Neeli is a cybersecurity, networking and IoT strategist. She has throughout her career been driving business and technology innovation, from incubation to prototyping to validation and is currently an entrepreneur and consultant in Silicon Valley. She has made her way up the “waves of secure communication technology by contributing to the most groundbreaking and commercial inventions. She is also a vice chair and patronage chair of IEEE Communication Society Globecom/ICC Management & Strategy Committee (COMSOC GIMS) and Chair of the Marketing, Strategy and IEEE Staff Liaison Group.

Craig Preuss is presently the chair of the Power System Communications and Cybersecurity Committee and active in many working groups and subcommittees of the Power System Relaying and Control Committee, both committees are in the IEEE Power and Energy Society. For three decades, Craig Preuss has been working in distribution engineering, distribution planning, utility automation, and cybersecurity. His projects range from the installation of intelligent grid devices on the grid edge, to end-to-end implementation and integration services involving substation automation, volt/VAR optimization, fault location isolation and service restoration, and cybersecurity that include technologies based on IEC 61850 and DNP3 (IEEE 1815). His IEEE work in cybersecurity began as chair of the C0 Subcommittee of the Substations Committee, where he supported the development of several IEEE cybersecurity standards.

Dr. Nalini K. Ratha is an Empire Innovation Professor at University at Buffalo – SUNY. Previously, he was a research staff member at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY. He received his B. Tech. in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, M.Tech. degree in computer science and engineering also from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and Ph.D. in computer science from Michigan State University.
He has authored more than 100 research papers in the area of biometrics and has been co-chair of several leading biometrics conferences and served on the editorial boards of IEEE Trans. on PAMI, IEEE Trans. on SMC-B, IEEE Trans. on Image Processing and Pattern Recognition journal. He has co-authored a popular book on biometrics entitled Guide to Biometrics and also co-edited two books entitled Automatic Fingerprint Recognition Systems and Advances in Biometrics: Sensors, Algorithms, and Systems. He has offered tutorials on biometrics technology at leading IEEE conferences and also teaches courses on biometrics and security. He is Fellow of IEEE, Fellow of IAPR, and an ACM Distinguished Scientist. His research interests include biometrics, pattern recognition, and computer vision.
He has been an adjunct professor at IIIT Delhi, Cooper Union, and NYU. During 2011-2012 he was the president of the IEEE Biometrics Council. At IBM, he has received several awards including a Research Division Award, Outstanding Innovation Award, and Outstanding Technical Accomplishment Award along with several patent achievement awards. In 2018 he was designated as an IBM Research Master Inventor. Recently, he has been awarded the IEEE Biometrics Council Leadership award for 2019.

Pierangela Samarati, Systems Council

Standards Speakers

Amelia Andersdotter is Head of Standards at Sky UK Group. She’s previously worked with all levels of internet infrastructure in the European Parliament as Pirate Party MEP (political), ARTICLE19 (human rights), ANEC and Centre for Internet and Society (consumer rights), Dataskydd.net and Ada Lovelace Institute (data protection) as well as with CENTR (DNS governance). In IEEE LMSC, she helped shape the Recommendation on privacy in IEEE 802 networks (P802E). Amelia studied mathematical statistics in Lund and Uppsala, Sweden. She has lived and worked in Sweden, Belgium and India with employers based in Sweden, Germany, Belgium, the UK and India.

Lillie Coney is the chair of the IEEE P1912 Standards Working Group which is tasked with developing a privacy scale that shall be applied to data that is defined as personal identifiable information that is being collected, retained, processed or shared by or among applications implemented on networked edge, fog, or cloud computing devices. This privacy scale data provides input to assessment tools that developers or users of these applications use to develop, discover, recognize, or implement appropriate privacy settings for types or levels of personal data resident on these devices.
She is the former Associate Director of the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) in Washington, DC. She has testified before the House Judiciary Committee on Privacy and Cybercrime Enforcement and the House Committee on Homeland Security on the topic of watch lists. She has also testified before the House Committee on Science regarding Smart Grid and privacy. She also testified several times before the Department of Homeland Security’s Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee on domestic surveillance, CCTV Surveillance, and “Fusion Centers”. Ms. Coney has testified before the Election Assistance Commission on the subject of voter privacy related to voter registration databases, electronic voting system standards development, and developing reliable measures for voting administration and equipment management. She co-chaired the 2011 Computers Freedom and Privacy Conference the Future is Now held at the Georgetown Law Center in Washington, DC. She chaired the Public Voice Jerusalem Conference in 2010, the Mexico City 2011 meeting and the Punta del Este Uruguay 2012 meeting. In 2012, she was elected as the Trans-Atlantic Consumer Dialogue (TACD) US Chair for the Information Society Committee.

Dr. David P. Reed is currently Chief Scientist at TidalScale, Inc. His over 50 years of research and development activities have focused on designs for societal-scale computer and communications systems that manage, communicate, and manipulate information shared among people. Dr. Reed co-developed both the Internet design principle known as the “end-to-end argument” and Reed’s Law, which describes the economics of group formation in networks. He was one of the four creators of Croquet in its original implementation, focused on the underlying coordination fo activites in a replicated computing environment. He helped found TidalScale in 2013 as Chief Scientist, after a long career as a technology executive and research leader.
Prior to TidalScale, David was a Sr. VP at SAP Research exploring “big data” systems architectures and other key technologies. At the MIT Media Lab, David led work on viral communications, exploring adaptive, scalable, evolving radio network architectures. David was also an HP Fellow at HP Labs. In 2005, he received the IP3 Award for his seminal work on Internet architecture. David has served on the Federal Communication Commission’s Technological Advisory Council and other groups, advising the U.S. government on issues related to future communications technologies. He has consulted widely in the computer industry, has served as a senior research scientist at Interval Research Corporation, and was the vice president and chief scientist for Lotus Development Corporation. David was also the vice president of research and development and the chief scientist at Software Arts, the creators of VisicCalc. He began his career as a professor of computer science and engineering at MIT.

Session Descriptions

Session: Considerations around Standardizing Privacy
Description: The panel, to provide 3 expert speakers from IEEE standards projects. The three speakers cover 3 different aspects: Looking at protocol level considerations, looking at device/application level considerations, and looking at considerations around empowering individuals to have agency over their data (user-level considerations).