UN Special Rapporteur on Privacy US Visit

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Sat Jun 17, 2017 to Tue Jun 27, 2017
All over the US
New York City, NY 10017
United States

The UN special rapporteur on privacy will conduct official country visit to the United States from June 17 – June 27. During the visit, he will consider various issues related to his mandate, but more specifically, the following thematic priorities which are currently the main focus of his mandate:
a) Security & Surveillance
b) Big Data & Open Data
c) Health Data
d) Personal data processed by Corporations
e) A better understanding of Privacy
In preparation for his visit the Special Rapporteur is inviting civil society groups to make brief submissions on any one or more of the above priorities or any other important privacy-related matter. The deadline for submissions is May 31, 2017. Please send submissions to: srprivacy@ohchr.org