Speeches

ARCHIVED - 2011

Respecting Privacy Rights in the World of Online Behavioural Advertising
Remarks at the Marketing and the Law Conference
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Toronto, Ontario
December 6, 2011

New Frontiers in Privacy Protection
Remarks at the 2011 Privacy and Information Security Congress
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
November 29, 2011

Privacy Issues on Reserve: Applicable Law and Unique Context
Remarks at the 2011 Canadian Aboriginal Law Conference
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
November 25, 2011

Update on Key Public Sector Issues
Remarks at the Canadian Access and Privacy Association Conference
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
November 22, 2011

What’s new? Recent Updates from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Remarks to the Canadian Bar Association Privacy and Access Law South Section
Address by Patricia Kosseim, General Counsel, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Regina, Saskatchewan
November 14, 2011

Open Courts and Privacy – Privacy Law in Canada 
Remarks at the Supreme Court of British Columbia Education Seminar
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Vancouver, British Columbia
November 9, 2011

Panel Presentation: Privacy and Personal Data Protection: The perspective from the Privacy Commissioner as an Authority in North America
Remarks at the Ecommerce Day 2011
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Mexico City, Mexico
November 4, 2011

What Binds us Together as a Community?
Opening remarks at the 33rd International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Mexico City, Mexico
November 3, 2011

If Money Talks, then what is it saying about your Personal Information?
Remarks at the 13th Annual Investigative & Forensic Accounting Conference
Address by Patricia Kosseim, General Counsel, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Montreal, Quebec
October 27, 2011

Judicial information in electronic media and social networks 
Remarks at the 4th International Seminar on Access to Judicial Information and its Benefits for Society
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Mexico City, Mexico
October 26, 2011

Protecting Privacy in Changing Times
Remarks at the Canada Post Privacy Awareness Day
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
October 21, 2011

Transparency and privacy in the digital age: Toward a new balance 
Remarks at the 5th International Seminar on Transparency and Privacy in Law Enforcement and Administration of Justice
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Mexico City, Mexico
October 21, 2011

Integrating Privacy and Public Safety in the 21st Century: The Canadian Experience
Remarks at the International Conference on Information Flow organized by the Centre for Public Law Research at the University of Montreal
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Montreal, Quebec
October 17, 2011

Expanding privacy literacy – we all have a part to play 
Remarks at the PIPA Conference
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Toronto, Ontario
October 13, 2011

Security and privacy at mega events – Integrating privacy and public safety in the 21st century
Remarks at the Second Annual Privacy and Access Symposium
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
October 3, 2011

The Privacy Impact Assessment: Your GPS Through the New Landscape of Privacy Protection 
Remarks at the Privacy Information Agency’s 2nd Annual Privacy Workshop
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
September 28, 2011

The Open Court Principle and Privacy Legislation in the Digital Age 
Remarks at a Lunch-and-learn session on the de-identification of the decisions of labour tribunals and the protection of privacy in the 21st century organized by the Canadian Bar Association—Quebec Division, Employment and Labour Law Section
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Montreal, Quebec
September 27, 2011

The Principles of Data Protection – A Quiet Revolution
Remarks at the Seminar of the Association francophone des autorités de protection des données personnelles
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Dakar, Senegal
September 19, 2011

Protecting Privacy under the Umbrella of Administrative Law
Presentation at the Université de Montréal
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Montreal, Quebec
September 16, 2011

Protecting Privacy in the Digital Age
Remarks at a Meeting of the Canadian Club of the Yamaska Valley
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
West Brome, Quebec
September 12, 2011

Mapping Your Future Through Civil Law
Remarks at a Ceremony to Mark the Official Start of the Academic Year, Civil Law Section, University of Ottawa
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
September 7, 2011

Building on a Positive Relationship
Remarks at an ATIP Community Breakfast
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
June 23, 2011

Access and Privacy – A Question of Democracy
Remarks at an ATIP Community Breakfast
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
June 23, 2011

First Ascent in Protecting Privacy: Redefining the Public and Private Spheres
Remarks at the Access and Privacy Conference (IAPP Program)
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Edmonton, Alberta
June 16, 2011

Taking Stock
Remarks at the Reach Canada 30th Anniversary Conference
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
June 16, 2011

Privacy and Human Rights at the Crossroads of Personal and Professional Life
Remarks at the National Human Rights Conference
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Calgary, Alberta
June 14, 2011

For Your Eyes Only: Personal Information and Government Institutions
Remarks at the Financial Management Institute’s Public Sector Management Workshop
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Edmonton, Alberta
June 13, 2011

Canada’s Role and Influence in the Global Privacy Arena
Remarks at the AccessPrivacyHB Conference
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Toronto, Ontario
June 3, 2011

Security & Privacy: Guarding Information in a Transparent World
Remarks at the 2011 Canadian Telecom Summit
Building the Foundation for a Digital Economy
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
June 1, 2011

Influencing Good Privacy Decisions: Current privacy issues affecting multinational companies
Remarks at the Association of the Canada General Counsel Meeting:
50th Anniversary Celebrations Economy
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
May 27, 2011

The Evolution of Privacy in an Online World
Remarks at the Women’s Executive Network, Breakfast Series
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
May 17, 2011

Challenges to Privacy: What Should Keep you Up at Night
Remarks at the Newfoundland and Labrador Access & Privacy Workshop 2011
Managing the Future of Access & Privacy
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
May 16, 2011

Privacy and the Information and Communications Revolution
Remarks at the Canada 3.0 Conference, organized by Canadian Digital Media Network
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Stratford, Ontario
May 4, 2011

Privacy in the Social Media Age 
Remarks at a workshop hosted by the Legal Services of the Communications Security Establishment Canada
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
April 20, 2011

Balancing Privacy and Law Enforcement Panel 
Remarks at a Conference entitled "Securing the Cyber Commons: A Global Dialogue", organized by the Canada Centre for Global Security Studies, the Munk School of Global Affairs, the University of Toronto and the SecDev Group
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Toronto, Ontario
March 28, 2011

Privacy Challenges in the Digital Age
Remarks to the Consumers in the Digital Age: Issues and Opportunities Conference organized by l'Union des consommateurs
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Montreal, Quebec
March 14, 2011

Leveraging Past Success for a Vibrant Future
Remarks at a presentation to the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Ottawa Liaison Committee
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
February 24, 2011

New Platforms, New Safeguards: Protecting Privacy in Cyberspace
Remarks to the Centre for National Security organized by the Conference Board of Canada
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
February 23, 2011

Data at the Tipping Point: Managing and Mitigating the Risk of Re-identification
Remarks at the 6th Electronic Documents and Records Management Course organized by the Federated Press
Address by Patricia Kosseim, General Counsel, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
January 25, 2011

Protecting Privacy in the Age of Big Data: Change, Challenges and Solutions
Remarks to the Council of Chief Privacy Officers organized by the Conference Board of Canada
Address by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
January 25, 2011

Banking for the Future: "Informing" Consent in the Context of Biobanks
Paper submitted at the IV International Seminar on the UNESCO Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights, organized by the UNESCO Chair of Bioethics in the University of Barcelona and the Catalan Data Protection Authority
Patricia Kosseim, General Counsel, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada and Dara Jospe, Student, University of Ottawa
Barcelona, Spain
January 21, 2011

A secure society: Meshing privacy and public safety
Remarks at a training session on national security held at the Federal Court of Canada
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
January 21, 2011

Making Privacy Protection More Effective for Canadians
Remarks at the Centre for Law, Technology and Society of the University of Ottawa
Address by Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
January 19, 2011