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Three Topics We’re Following at the 2018 IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. event in Austin

Next week, 1,600+ privacy professionals are heading to Austin for the annual IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. conference. The educational opportunity and discussions happening at this conference every year surfaces new ideas, best practices, and top challenges for the privacy profession. 

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The Human Side of Privacy: 2018 IAPP Global Privacy Summit Recap

For those tasked with the daily, detailed work of ensuring their organizations’ compliance with data breach notification regulations–particularly in light of the complexity of preparing for new regulations to go into effect, namely GDPR–it could be easy to forget the person in personal data. Speakers from this year’s IAPP Global Privacy Summit reminded us of just how reductive that vantage point can be, touching on the very human element that lies behind every privacy incident.

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Regional Support and Innovation Showcase at Portland Startup Pitch Event

In December I had the pleasure of acting as emcee for Pitch Oregon 2017, an annual event hosted by TiE Oregon featuring regional early stage startup entrepreneurs pitching in front of a panel of judges for cash and investment opportunities. I’ve been involved in the entrepreneur scene in Portland for more than a decade, both as a mentor and volunteer and as an employee at start-up and growth stage companies. This event serves as a great representation of what the region has to offer, and the role that leaders at startups and established enterprises can have in fostering opportunities for budding organizations.

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Can't-Miss Sessions at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017

Privacy and security teams are often painted as adversaries in compliance. While it's true that privacy, security, and risk professionals often come from different backgrounds and interests, they are united in their shared pursuit of compliance and events like the IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017 illustrate the way these fields are converging. 

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Upcoming Webinar: GDPR and Incident Response

The clock is ticking - the deadline to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now less than a year away, and having an incident response plan in place and ready to implement should be a primary item on your preparation checklist. With notification timelines of 72 hours, and fines that could reach 4% of global annual revenue, the risk of noncompliance is significant.

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Shared Perspectives on Data Breach Response and Compliance

Last week I had the opportunity to bring together many perspectives in the incident response management process and discuss our shared challenges, our best practices, and how we can better work in unison.

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Privacy Statistics & Figures: Quantifying Incident Response at the ISACA Pittsburgh Information Security Conference

I recently had the opportunity to travel to Pittsburgh for the 2016 ISACA Pittsburgh Information Security Awareness Day Conference. This conference is part of a regional series hosted by the local ISACA Pittsburgh chapter.

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Five Tips for Incident Response Readiness, from the IAPP 2016 Practical Privacy Series

Last week I attended the IAPP Practical Privacy Series in Washington, DC. This series features intensive educational sessions designed to arm those in the privacy field with the up-to-the-minute knowledge needed to excel on the job. My fellow attendees were privacy officers and others who were well versed in privacy issues – many interesting conversations were started in the hallways between sessions and during meals.

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IoT, Infosec Trends, and International Privacy Law

Notes from the Privacy + Security Forum in DC

This year I was able to attend the Privacy and Security Forum for the first time. Organized by Daniel Solove and his TeachPrivacy organization, this informative event showcased the deep knowledge of the privacy, security, legal, and compliance speakers and attendees. Everyone at the forum exhibited an obvious passion for their work with their evident enthusiasm for learning and sharing knowledge.

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Operationalizing Data Breach Policies and Processes in a Healthcare Setting

According to a May 2016 report from the Brookings Institution, 23% of all reported data breaches occur at healthcare organizations.

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IAPP members: Join us for this Webinar

Cyber-attacks, ransomware, spear phishing, malware, system and process failure, employee mistakes or negligence, lost or stolen devices… the list goes on and on.

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5 Sessions We’re Excited About at IAPP’s Privacy. Security. Risk. Conference

Next week, 1500+ security, legal, risk, and regulatory professionals will gather in San Jose for the third annual IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. event.

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Webinar: What’s New in RADAR

Continuously innovating and adding features to our award winning product is a big part of our dedication to provide innovative ways to simplify and automate breach notification and guidance.

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Revolutionizing Incident Response: RADAR Finalist for the 2016 Oregon Technology Award

The RADAR team is proud to have been a  finalist for the 2016 Oregon Technology Awards, in the category of “Most Disruptive.” The annual Technology Award celebrates excellence and achievement in the region's technology industry, with a goal to build innovation in Oregon and beyond.

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RADAR® Innovates with New Features: Organizations Can Take Control of Privacy and Security Incidents

See RADAR in Action at IAPP Global Privacy Summit, Booth #52 and HCCA Compliance Institute, Booth #117

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