Media Advisory

Digital era demands stronger privacy protections for Canadians

Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart to release privacy law reform proposals

TORONTO – Privacy Commissioner of Canada Jennifer Stoddart will release a report on Thursday, May 23 outlining her proposals for modernizing Canada’s private-sector privacy legislation to ensure it is able to meet the new challenges of the digital age.

Commissioner Stoddart will discuss the recommendations during her keynote address to the International Association of Privacy Professionals 2013 Canada Privacy Symposium. 

The Commissioner will be available for media interviews following her presentation.

The report will be available at following her presentation.

Hilton Toronto
145 Richmond St. West

Thursday, May 23, 2013
the Commissioner will begin speaking at 9 a.m.

For more information about the conference, see the IAPP website.

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Valerie Lawton
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

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