The Annual Data Privacy Conference USA returns to Washington, D.C for its 5th year this month

11 September 2023

Marking its 5th edition, this year’s Data Privacy Conference USA will present an opportunity to reflect on the significant developments in the realm of data privacy in the United States.

Gathering prominent lawmakers, regulators, government agencies, industry leaders and privacy experts, the conference will also explore the ongoing need for further action, considering the broader technological regulatory shifts that have reverberated across the globe.

The conference will delve deep into the current state of data privacy legislation within the United States, offering insights into what can be anticipated in the medium to long-term as well as examine avenues for enhanced cooperation between different regions worldwide, focusing on the facilitation of the free flow of data. Distinguished speakers will also focus on the complex challenge of balancing the protection of individuals against the potential risks associated with data collection while encouraging positive innovation. These discussions will unfold in the context of the deployment of cutting-edge AI technologies and the use of sensitive health and children's data.

Confirmed speakers will include:
Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, US House of Representatives
Senator Marsha Blackburn, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Data Security, US Senate
Mason Clutter, Chief Privacy Officer, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Katy Ruckle, Chief Privacy Officer, Washington State
Jared Solomon, Delegate, State of Maryland
Melanie Fontes Rainer, Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Elham Tabassi, Chief of Staff, Information Technology Laboratory, NIST
Elisa Jillson, Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, Bureau of Consumer Protection, FTC
Loyaan A. Egal, Chief of the Enforcement Bureau and leader of the Privacy and Data Protection Task Force, FCC
Alex Greenstein, Director, Data Privacy Framework, US Department of Commerce
Evangelos Razis, Senior Manager of Public Policy, Workday
Alissa Starzak, Vice President, Global Head of Public Policy, Cloudflare

More confirmed speakers and all themes covered at the conference can be found on the event website . Registration is free of charge so book your place today as remaining places are limited!