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There is a wealth of resources on privacy! Explore our curated list to guide you through the core concepts driving the IOPD standard. 

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The Certification Ecosystem

I’ve learned a lot about certification in that two years as I planned, researched and began to identify the steps best course of action to create this institute. While different certifications across industries apply different terms, I’ve tried to consolidate a common description of the “certification” ecosystem. At the core,

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The DRAFT Design Process Standard

The Institute of Operational Privacy Design (IOPD) is dedicated to promotion and adoption of privacy design standards for organizations.  Today, the IOPD is putting forth a draft of it’s first standard, the IOPD Design Process Standard, for how to implement and measure a company’s compliance with privacy by design requirements

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Welcome to the Institute of Operational Privacy Design

For many years now, I’ve been concerned about the bombastic claims of many organizations that they do “privacy by design.” While I’ve tried to channel some of that concern into a systematic and rigorous process through my book, training and talks, I felt there needed to be some better imprimatur

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Privacy Wiki

Check it Out! The Privacy Wiki provides a valuable resource of laws and regulation all organized around the Solove taxonomy of privacy and the Hoepman privacy design strategies. While still

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Chief Editors

PrivacyWIKI Chief Editors

Rachel Johnson

Privacy Attorney & Engineer

Weintraub Tobin
Chief Legal Editor
CIPP/US, J.D., M.S. Engineering

PrivacyWIKI Chief Editors

Eric Martin Scott

Senior Consultant for Information Governance, Privacy and Security

FTI Consulting
Chief Articles Editor

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