FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Farrah Ahamad 202-684-3273
SIIA to Announce Policy Best Practices for Data Privacy; Webinar with Experts will Follow
Washington, D.C. (July 19, 2016) – On Tuesday, July 26th at 2:00 pm, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal association representing the software and digital content industries, will host a webinar to announce the organization’s new consumer privacy guidelines for policymakers. The announcement will be immediately followed by a panel discussion about practical ways to approach privacy protection in the current environment of increasing artificial intelligence and pervasive data collection.
Media are invited to participate in the webinar: interested reporters should contact Farrah Ahamad 202-684-3273 or FarrahAhamad@rational360.com. Those registering for the webinar will receive an advance copy of SIIA’s guidelines before their public release.
The SIIA consumer privacy guidelines are a short, concise set of recommendations for policymakers. They include background material and illustrations that make the recommendations plausible and actionable.
WHEN: Tuesday July 26; 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
SIIA is an umbrella association that represents constituencies from technology, data and media companies. Through in-person and online business development opportunities, peer networking, corporate education, intellectual property protection and government relations, SIIA provides a network of resources for its 800+ member companies that drive innovation and growth. For more information, visit www.siia.net.