November 2012

Seeking Summer Law Interns

The Privacy Tools' legal team is looking to engage a diverse group of students who are interested in the Privacy Tools project, as Berkman Center Summer Interns!

The legal team, led by Prof. Urs Gasser at the Berkman Center, explores cross-disciplinary approaches to data privacy and devises new privacy frameworks, legal instruments, and policy recommendations that complement advanced tools for private data analysis being developed in the project.

New Report: “Integrating Privacy Approaches across the Research Lifecycle: Long-term Longitudinal Studies”

A number of contributors to the Privacy Tools for Sharing Research Data project have recently been published a workshop report, titled "Integrating Privacy Approaches across the Research Lifecycle: Long-term Longitudinal Studies." The abstract and publisher's link are included below

“Integrating Privacy Approaches across the Research Lifecycle: Long-term Longitudinal Studies”

Summary Report of "Big Data Privacy Workshop: Advancing the State of the Art in Technology and Practice" (MIT)

The MIT Big Data Initiative at CSAIL has released its summary report of the March 3, 2014 workshop "Big Data Privacy: Advancing the State of the Art in Technology and Practice". This document is intended as a record of the workshop, the talks and discussions.

Link to summary report (PDF): http://web.mit.edu/bigdata-priv/images/MITBigDataPrivacyWorkshop2014_final05142014.pdf