Upcoming Events

This section provides details on events and conferences where privacy issues will be discussed. Many of these events feature speeches or presentations by the Privacy Commissioner of Canada or other OPC officials.

March 27, 2015
Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice (CIAJ) Genetics and Genomics: What Do I Need To Know? Overview in Medical Genetics and State of the Law, Toronto, Ontario
Patricia Kosseim, Senior General Counsel and Director General
http://www.ciaj-icaj.ca/en/events/calendar/view/92/date/2015-03-27

March 27, 2015
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada National Advisory Committee Meeting, Toronto, Ontario
Jennifer Rees-Jones, Senior Advisor

April 8-9, 2015
14th Annual “Forum on Anti Money Laundering” Program
Organized by The Canadian Institute
Toronto, Ontario
Arun Bauri, Strategic Research Analyst
http://www.canadianinstitute.com/aml

April 16, 2015
Journée professionnelle en accès à l’information et en protection des renseignements personnels (AIPRP) hosted by the Association sur l’accès et la protection de l’information, Quebec, Quebec
Patricia Kosseim, Senior General Counsel and Director General, Legal Services, Policy,  Research and Technology Analysis Branch
http://www.aapi.qc.ca/Journees-professionnelles-2015/journee-professionnelle/ministeres-et-organismes-gouvernementaux/

April 23, 2015
Cyber Risk and Privacy Liability Forum hosted by NetDiligence, Toronto, Ontario
Tania Frank, Manager, PIPEDA Investigations
http://www.netdiligence.com/PR021815.php

April 23-24, 2015
Insurance Telematics Canada 2015, organized by TU Automotive, Toronto, Ontario
Leslie Fournier-Dupelle, Strategic Policy Analyst, Legal Services, Policy, Parliamentary Affairs and Technology Analysis Branch 
http://www.tu-auto.com/insurance-telematics-canada

April 24, 2015
Parliamentary Seminar organized by the Library of Parliament Seminar Program, Ottawa, Ontario
Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada

April 26-28, 2015
Advanced Compliance Education Summit
Organized by the Association of Corporate Counsel
New Orleans, Louisiana
Brent Homan, Director General, PIPEDA
http://www.acc.com/education/aces/

April 28, 2015
Fasken Martineau’s Annual Symposium (7th edition), organized by Fasken Martineau DuMoulin, Montreal, Quebec
Patricia Kosseim, Senior General Counsel and Director General, Legal Services, Policy,  Research and Technology Analysis Branch
http://www.fasken.com/en-US/offices/Office.aspx?office=384fbfab-c09e-4fe9-8dd8-09c94cfb012d&tabId=events&DisplayAfter=10

April 30, 2015
Canadian Chamber of Commerce Ottawa Liaison Committee Meeting, organized by the Canadian Chamber’s Ottawa Liaison Committee, Ottawa, Ontario
Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada

May 5, 2015
Policy Matters in a Connected World 2020, organized by McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
Valerie Silva, Senior Advisor, Investigations PIPEDA

May 13, 2015
CIPMM National Workshop
Ottawa, Ontario
Daniel Nadeau, Director General, Corporate Services Branch
http://www.cipmm-icagm.ca/en/events/national-workshop

May 21, 2015
NorthSec 2015 conference, organized by NorthSec, Montreal, Quebec
Christopher Prince, Strategic Policy Analyst, Legal Services, Policy,  Research and Technology Analysis Branch
https://www.nsec.io/

May 22, 2015
5th Annual Emerging Issues in Public Law Conference organized by the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
Regan Morris, Legal Advisor, Legal Services, Policy,  Research and Technology Analysis Branch
http://commonlaw.uottawa.ca/15/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=11722&Itemid=831&lang=en

May 27-29, 2015
Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Canada Privacy Symposium 2015 organized by the International IAPP Canada, Toronto, Ontario
Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Vance Lockton, Senior Regional Analyst, PIPEDA Investigations
Noel Lachance, Director, Technology Analysis Branch
Anne-Marie Hayden, Director General, Communications
Barb Bucknell, A/Director of Policy and Research Branch
Brent Homan, Director General, PIPEDA
Jean Plamondon, Registrar, Privacy Act Investigations
Michael Maguire, Senior Advisor, PIPEDA
https://privacyassociation.org/conference/iapp-canada-privacy-symposium-2015/

June 11, 2015
2015 Access and Privacy Conference, organized by the University of Alberta IAPP program, Edmonton, Alberta
Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
http://www.accessandprivacy.com/

June 17, 2015
6th Annual AccessPrivacy Conference organized by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Toronto, Ontario
Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada
http://www.osler.com/newsresources/podcastlanding.aspx?result=0&id=1257&size=50

August 26-29, 2015
European Consortium for Political Research General Conference, organized by the European Consortium for Political Research, Montreal, Quebec
Daniel Caron, Legal Advisor, Strategic Policy Analyst, Legal Services, Policy,  Research and Technology Analysis Branch  
http://www.ecpr.eu/Events/EventDetails.aspx?EventID=94

September 10, 2015
Yukon Bench and Bar Seminar organized by the Supreme Court of Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon
Patricia Kosseim, Senior General Counsel and Director General, Legal Services, Policy,  Research and Technology Analysis Branch

For more information, please send us an e-mail at speaking.request@priv.gc.ca.