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1 Mar 2017

Don’t miss the Pathways to Privacy Research Symposium 2017


On Friday, March 10, 2017, the Behavioural Economics in Action at Rotman (BEAR) group at the University of Toronto will bring together academics, researchers, regulators, and industry and consumer groups alike to address consumer privacy challenges in the online world.

Patricia Kosseim, Senior General Counsel, OPC

Funded through the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada’s (OPC) Contributions Program, the BEAR group will host a symposium highlighting the privacy challenges that consumers face every day while on the Internet.

“Online Privacy: A Human-Centred Approach” will be the theme of the day, and the symposium will feature recent research funded by the OPC’s Contributions Program and explore the key factors—cognitive, contextual, and social—that underlie consumers’ decisions to share their personal information online.

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