The FTC has announced the agenda for the first of three privacy roundtables the Commission will host to discuss the privacy challenges posed by current technology and business practices that collect and use consumer data.
On December 7, 2009, at the FTC Conference Center in Washington, DC, panelists will discuss:
- Benefits and risks of collecting, using, and retaining consumer data;
- Consumer expectations and disclosures;
- Online behavioral advertising;
- Information brokers; and
- Exploring existing regulatory frameworks
The roundtable will also be available via live webcast.
The FTC has also announced that the second roundtable will be held at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law on January 28, 2010.
General information about the series of roundtables is available here.