“I have been a feminist from day one.” Distinguished Expert-in-Residence at the Privacy by Design Centre of Excellence at Ryerson University Dr. Ann Cavoukian talks women in tech

Dr Ann Cavoukian

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 being a woman in tech and gives advice to those wishing to follow her path. The full interview, where she discusses Privacy by Design and GDPR, will be released next week.

“You have to stand up and make them aware of your knowledge base and your strengths and we can do this.”