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Episode Show Notes: The Past and Future of Privacy Accountability: Is CBPR a Model?



In this episode of the Accountability Studio, moderator Cobun Zweifel-Keegan, Deputy Director of Privacy Initiatives at BBB National Programs, led a conversation on the cross-border privacy rules system, or CBPR, which is a voluntary framework with a global impact. He was joined by Josh Harris, BBB National Programs Director of Global Privacy Initiatives, and Sam Schofield, International Trade Specialist, Global Data Privacy.

Their conversation took a deep dive into the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), a regional economic forum with 21 member economies around the Pacific rim and the creator of CBPR.

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The Past and Future of Privacy Accountability: Is CBPR a Model?



In this episode of The Accountability Studio, Moderator Cobun Zweifel-Keegan, Deputy Director of Privacy Initiatives at BBB National Programs, is joined by two industry professionals for an informative conversation on the cross-border privacy rules (CBPR) system, a voluntary framework with a global impact. BBB National Programs Director of Global Privacy Initiatives Josh Harris,  and Sam Schofield, International Trade Specialist, Global Data Privacy, share their knowledge on the purpose and vision of the multi-layered Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation CBPR system.

For more information about this episode, read the show notes here

Privacy in the Face of COVID-19



Conversations have sparked around data regulation and privacy in direct correlation to how it’s being used to provide insights about the impact of COVID-19. Location data is a big focus. Recently, the Senate conducted an unprecedented ‘paper hearing’ of which the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) weighed in. Katelyn Ringrose, Policy Fellow of FPF, discusses all the details from a data optimist perspective. It’s a good one, take a listen!


Data Breaches Still on the Rise



There is no slowing down in data breaches. That is clear. Businesses have a responsibility to stay informed on the latest trends and news regarding data security. Eva Velasquez, CEO of The Identity Theft Resource Center gives us a birds-eye view of current happenings and what to expect in this new landscape of digital warfare.


Looking Back at CCPA



We’ve sliced and diced the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) into a four-course meal fit for any data king or queen. As a belated Valentine’s Day gift to our loyal listeners, James, our host, serves up the dessert round of our CCPA discussions where he offers some new updates alongside a look back at all we’ve discussed. Enjoy!