OECD Committee on Digital Economic Policy meeting, WPF delegate

  Pam Dixon, WPF Executive Director, is an expert advisor to the OECD on AI and a delegate of the AI Expert Group (AIGO). This group was tasked to prepare an initial draft of multinational consensus principles on AI. The AIGO has finished their work, and now WPF is representing civil society in the Committee

WPF testimony before NCVHS regarding emerging health privacy concerns

WPF Executive Director Pam Dixon will testify before the full committee of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS) regarding emerging privacy concerns in the healthcare environment, including the role of artificial intelligence, patient authorizations, and automated access to patient health information.  The NCVHS is the statutory [42 U.S.C. 242k(k)] public advisory body

Biometrics Institute Congress, WPF presenting 

Executive Director Pam Dixon will be speaking at the Biometrics Institute Congress during Biometrics Week, October 28-30. “I am pleased to be speaking at the international biometrics Congress regarding the vital issue of ethics and social impact of biometrics,” said Pam Dixon. “Biometrics are increasingly used in everyday situations, and are having equally increasing impacts.”

WPF/Brookings Biometric Roundtable at ICDPPC

The World Privacy Forum and the Brookings Institution will co-host a Biometric Roundtable Wednesday, October 23 at the International Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners’ Conference in Tirana, Albania. Cam Kerry of Brookings and Pam Dixon of WPF will co-moderate the discussion. The purpose of the Biometrics Roundtable is to promote a dialogue between the data

Pam Dixon to speak at EDPS event at 41st International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners

The European Data Protection Supervisor is holding an event on digital rights and the climate crisis at ICDPPC Tuesday, 22 October in Tirana, Albania. Participants include Pam Dixon, WPF, Patricia Poku, DPA of Ghana, Christian d’Cuhna, Head of Private Office, EDPS (Moderator), Rumman Chowdhury, Responsible AI lead, Accenture, Michael O’Flaherty, Director Fundamental Rights Agency. When: