Archive: November 2013

Latanya Sweeney named Chief Technologist at FTC

We'd like to congratulate Latanya Sweeney (Co-PI on the Privacy Tools project) on being appointed as the Chief Technologist of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Excerpt from the FTC press release:

Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez announced the appointments of Latanya Sweeney as the agency’s Chief Technologist...

Nov 18: "Automating the Process for Achieving Acceptable Tolerances in Data De-Identification for Analytics Purposes" (Michael Logan and Joseph Santangelo, Axis Technology)

Technology in Government (TIG)  and Topics in Privacy (TIP) Discussion Series

11/18/2013, refreshments served at 2:30p, discussion 3 to 4pm in room K354, at 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138.  

Title: Automating the Process for Achieving Acceptable Tolerances in Data De-Identification for Analytics Purposes

Discussants: Michael Logan and Joseph Santangelo, Axis Technology

Nov 4: "Understanding the Risk of Re-identification in Behavioral Science Data" (Raquel Loran Hill, CRCS Visiting Scholar)

Technology in Government (TIG)  and Topics in Privacy (TIP)
11/4/2013 refreshments served at 2:30p, discussion 3 to 4pm in room K354, at 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138.  

TitleUnderstanding the Risk of Re-identification in Behavioral Science Data
Discussant: Raquel Loran Hill, Visiting Scholar at the Center for Research on Computation and Society

Abstract: