Recognised as one of the world’s leading privacy experts, Dr. Ann Cavoukian is often referred to as the creator of Privacy by Design. She was previously the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada, serving an unprecedented three terms. Today she is the Distinguished Expert-in-Residence leading the Privacy by Design Centre of Excellence at Ryerson University. In this podcast, she talks Privacy by Design, GDPR and being a woman in the industry.
“The existing paradigm is what I call zero sum which is an either or model. You can have either security versus privacy. You can have one or the other but not both. In my world, that doesn’t cut it. I don’t want you to forfeit privacy for security or the other way around. I want you to have both.”