Data Privacy Day

Privacy at GW

Data Privacy Day is celebrated internationally every 28th of January and aims to promote privacy awareness and education. 

On Tuesday, January 28, 2020, the GW Privacy Office will host several events to celebrate Data Privacy Day. This year’s theme is "The Value of Privacy".

Join us for one or more of the events - they are free and open to all. Don't miss out on prizes, snacks and resources!

Privacy and Data Management Information Tables

GW staff from various offices will have information to share to raise awareness about privacy, data and records management and data protection.

Venue: Gelman Library Lobby

Time:   9.00 AM - 12.00 PM


Protecting your Data in the New Decade – a FREE Webinar by the Better Business Bureau

Learn who, what, why and how your data is being stolen, and how to stop that from happening.

Venue: Individual online participation – Click to REGISTER in advance

Time:   1.00 PM - 2. 00 PM


Privacy – How much is it worth?  - a Panel Discussion with Industry and Academic Experts

Do you have the RIGHT to privacy? Is privacy IMPORTANT to you? Is PRIVACY for real? 

Come explore these questions in a moderated conversation on the value of privacy and challenges in the digital age. (with Q&A time!)    

Venue: Marvin Center Amphitheater (Third Floor)

Time:   2.30 PM - 3. 30 PM