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Cyber Security Event: Your Data, Our Money

Cyber Security Event: Your Data, Our Money

Please join us for an informative panel on hot topics involving your data privacy.

From deceptive online ads and privacy policies to how to protect your ISP search history and how to position yourself for a career in the Cyber Security / Data Privacy field, this is a discussion you will not want to miss!

Featuring:

  • Matthew Wernz, Federal Trade Commission
  • Elizabeth De Armond, Chicago-Kent Professor
  • Aaron Charfoos, Litigation Attorney at DYKEMA

When and Where:

Wednesday, April 12 at 3:15p

Chicago-Kent College of Law (565 W. Adams St., Chicago, IL– Room 510)

Hosted By:

The Cyber Security and Data Privacy Society at Chicago-Kent College of Law

Exposed: Privacy, Security, and the Smart City

Exposed: Privacy, Security, and the Smart City

This one-day conference will focus on the privacy issues created by the ubiquitous surveillance of smart cities.

Chicago is leading the way in becoming a “smart” city, a city that tracks traffic, movement, energy use, cell phones and the like to run more efficiently. Privacy is the price. To live in the smart city is to live exposed. What will the exposed life be like? Can we find a balance between privacy rights and the benefits of massive data collection? What control should we have over our information? What roles should technology and the law play?

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Conference on Internet Privacy, Social Networks and Data Aggregation

Conference on Internet Privacy, Social Networks and Data Aggregation

How many things did you reveal about yourself online today? Your opinion of a colleague? Your credit card number? Your photos from last night? These activities are all common ones, but where does the information we post—even on what seem to be the most private or friendly of forums—truly go?

In the wake of President Obama’s proposal for a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights for the Digital Age, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law presented a national conference on Internet Privacy, Social Networks and Data Aggregation.The audience heard  from leaders in the field who discussed how social networks blur the lines between socializing and advertising, how data is collected and used, what legal remedies have been most effective and what the future holds for consumers, companies and the courts.

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