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Events

2018

Schedule of Events

This includes events at which the OIPC has representatives speaking, in addition to events hosted by the office.

Date Event Related Documents
January 22, 2018 Data Privacy Day 2018
The theme for Data Privacy Day 2018 is artificial intelligence. The morning forum in Edmonton will include an overview what artificial intelligence is by a University of Alberta professor and will also highlight ethical assessments of big data initiatives from the Information Accountability Foundation.
March 6, 2018 to March 8, 2018 Privacy and Access Council of Canada: National Privacy and Data Governance Congress 2018
The OIPC was invited to present workshops on the fundamentals of privacy impact assessments and breach response. The Commissioner was also invited to be part of the regulator's roundtable, and the office will participate on a panel to discuss authentication standards. This annual conference provides an opportunity to discuss "how privacy, access, security, compliance, law and technology intersect, and why that matters to you, your career, and your organization," according to the Privacy and Access Council of Canada's website.
September 28, 2018 Right to Know Forum (Edmonton)
The OIPC is hosting its annual Right to Know event in Edmonton at the Federal Building. The morning forum will include an update from the Commissioner, a presentation by University of Alberta law professor Steven Penney on the disclosure of homicide victims' names by police services, and a documentary film that relates broadly to access to information issues in the 21st Century.