ABA Consumer Protection Conference 8-9 February in San Diego, CA: WPF co-hosting

WPF is delighted to announce that WPF’s Executive Director Pam Dixon is co-chairing the American Bar Association’s National Consumer Protection Conference with Chris Olsen, formerly in the FTC’s Consumer Protection Bureau and now a partner at Wilson Sonsini. The conference will be hosted in San Diego 8-9 February, at the Westgate Hotel.

Conference registration and more information


California Attorney General Bob Bonta is speaking on Day One to kick off the conference. FTC Northwest Regional Director Charles Harwood, former FTC Bureau Director Andrew Smith, former FTC Deputy Bureau Director Andrew Stivers, DOJ Chief Privacy and Civil Liberties Officer Peter Winn, the Honorable Yvonne Gonzales Rogers, and a whole host of  luminaries and experts will be speaking.

We will cover all the hot topics in consumer protection and privacy in CLE panels with privacy and data luminaries:

  • State Privacy Legislation with key experts who are at the negotiating table
  • Dark Commercial Patterns with experts on the front lines of the issue
  • The latest thinking from state and federal enforcers – from leading enforcers
  • Health Privacy post-Dobbs with health privacy experts from multiple areas of health
  • Consumer financial protection, update post-pandemic with leading financial protection experts
  • Artificial Intelligence and machine learning from luminaries working at the intersection of consumers and AI/ML : what are the key things we all need to be thinking about right now?
  • and more

Non-profit organizations may apply for a waiver of their registration fee; please contact WPF on how to register if you are an NGO.

Send an email to info@worldprivacyforum.org with your request.