Privacy Ref focuses on aligning privacy practices with clients' organizational and operational goals. We design and implement data privacy programs or enhance existing ones, drawing on our experience and industry best practices. Privacy Ref consultants develop custom privacy programs unique to your business needs. Privacy Ref offers one of the most cost-effective approaches to addressing privacy requirements.

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"Their competency in understanding the whole realm of privacy, then working with other staff members has been very helpful and gives us confidence that we are meeting the requirements not only of GDPR, but California, Canada, China … as well as any new ones that arise in the future"

-- TechSmith’s CFO.

U.S. Private-Sector Privacy (CIPP/US)

Jan 20, 2020 -
Jan 21, 2020
$2195.00
Houston, TX
Led by Bob Siegel & Linda Brust
Only 2 seats remaining!
U.S. Private-Sector Privacy provides an overview of data protection laws and regulations in the U.S and an understanding o...

Q&A Data Privacy Day Roundtable

Jan 28, 2020
1:00 PM EST.
Free
LiveCast
Led by: Ben Siegel & Linda Brust
For Data Privacy Day 2020 Privacy Ref will be hosting a question and answer session on topics like “how to protect c...

For privacy, 2020 is not for hindsight

It has been an exciting few years for privacy. The passing and enforcement of new laws (such as CCPA... and GDPR) and modifications made to others have caused a flurry of activity across organizations of all sizes. Decisions have been made about how meeting the laws’ requirements by changing p...

CCPA and University Surveillance Apps

It’s the turn of a new decade and a new privacy law has gone into effect — the California Cons...umer Privacy Act or CCPA. A quick check with some of my fellow privacy pros on how many consumer information requests received at the end of the day on Jan. 1, puts retail at higher numbers […]

The Empire Needs Privacy

It is 2020 now, and while the new year has a lot in store with regard to privacy, I want to take a l...ook back. In fact, I want to look way back, long, long ago. In a galaxy far, far away. That’s right, I found a reason to write about Star Wars and privacy. […]

Preparing for new privacy laws.

A true privacy professional will tell you that a privacy program doesn’t have a beginning or an endi...ng. Data privacy is an ever-evolving discipline, where liabilities and risks are incessant. New laws and amendments are continuously being introduced in the effort to improve personal data protecti...

European Data Protection (CIPP/E)

Feb 10, 2020 -
Feb 11, 2020
$2195.00
Delray Beach, FL
Led by Bob Siegel
This two-day training encompasses pan-European and national data protection laws, key data protection terminology and prac...

GDPR Privacy Officer Readiness (CIPP/E + CIPM)

Feb 10, 2020 -
Feb 13, 2020
$4090.00
Delray Beach, FL
Led by Bob Siegel
Only 4 seats remaining!
The GDPR Readiness class offers understanding of European data protection laws to ensure compliance. Integrated with CIPM ...

Privacy Program Management (CIPM)

Feb 12, 2020 -
Feb 13, 2020
$2195.00
Delray Beach, FL
Led by Bob Siegel
Only 4 seats remaining!
Privacy Program Management teaches you how to create and manage a privacy program. It gives you the tools to answer day-to...

Kick-starting a privacy program

Feb 18, 2020
1:00 PM EST. - 2:00 PM EST.
Free
LiveCast
Led by Bob Siegel
Kick-starting a privacy program provides ten steps essential to launching an organization’s privacy program. Attendees wil...

Quarterly Data Breach Review

Mar 17, 2020
1:00 PM Edt - 2:00 PM Edt
Free
Livecast
Led by Ben Siegel
Once a quarter, we will review several recent breaches, discussing what happened and how it could have been prevented.