Governance & Risk Management , IT Risk Management , Privacy

Privacy in the Pandemic Era

IAPP's Omer Tene on Why Privacy Issues Are More Important Than Ever
Omer Tene, chief knowledge officer, International Association of Privacy Professionals

Before COVID-19, the privacy discussion this year was mainly about the California Consumer Privacy Act. Now it’s about healthcare data sharing, contact tracing and monitoring remote workers. Omer Tene of the International Asssociation of Privacy Professionals discusses the pandemic's influence on global privacy concerns.

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In a video interview with Information Security Media Group, Tene discusses:

  • The state of privacy;
  • Concerns about healthcare data sharing, contact tracing and monitoring remote workers;
  • The emergence and enforcement of new legislation.

Tene is vice president and chief knowledge officer at IAPP. He's also an affiliate scholar at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society and a senior fellow at the Future of Privacy Forum.

About the Author

Tom Field

Tom Field

Senior Vice President, Editorial, ISMG

Field is responsible for all of ISMG's 28 global media properties and its team of journalists. He also helped to develop and lead ISMG's award-winning summit series that has brought together security practitioners and industry influencers from around the world, as well as ISMG's series of exclusive executive roundtables.

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