EDUCAUSE now has a discussion group focusing on privacy issues and challenges in higher education. This group is open to anyone in the higher ed community and will allow for broader discussions on the intersection of IT and privacy, as well as privacy issues related to security, surveillance, analytics/big data, compliance, policies, Internet of Things, etc. This group is a forum for discussion as well as a place to share strategies and solutions. Join the group!
Data Privacy Day
Data Privacy Day (DPD), celebrated annually on January 28, is an international effort centered on "Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data, and Enabling Trust". Visit the Data Privacy Day website for guest blogs, as well as archived recordings of previous webinars. It's never to early to begin planning your institution's efforts!