Historical Dates and Conference Hosts
The 4th annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference occurred on Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 and Friday, June 3rd, 2011, was hosted by University of California, Berkeley.
BCLT and The George Washington University Law School held the fourth annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference (PLSC) in Berkeley on June 2-3, 2011. The PLSC assembles a wide array of privacy law scholars and practitioners from around the world to discuss current issues and foster greater connections between academia and practice. It brings together privacy law scholars, privacy scholars from other disciplines (economics, philosophy, political science, computer science) and practitioners from industry, law firms and government. The event enhances ties within the privacy law community and facilitates dialogue between the different parts of that community (academy, government, industry and public interest).
IAPP Paper Award
The 2011 recipients of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Paper Award were:
- Woodrow Hartzog & Frederic Stutzman, “The Case for Online Obscurity“, citation: 101 Cal. L. Rev. 1 (2013)
- Michelle Madejski, Maritza Johnson & Steven Bellovin, “The Failure of Online Social Network Privacy Settings“, citation: CUCS-010-11
Conferences Prior to 2011
3rd Annual PLSC of 2010, held at GW Law School on June 3-4, 2010
2nd Annual PLSC of 2009, held at Berkeley Law School on June 4-5, 2009.
1st Annual PLSC of 2008, held at GW Law School on June 12-13, 2008.