Session Information

Tuesday, May 17th, 10:30–11:10am

TRACK 3: Measurement, Analytics and Insights

Session A: Privacy in the Era of Increasing Data: FTC Perspective on Managing Customer Data Responsibly

Laura Berger
Attorney, Privacy and Data Security, Federal Trade Commission
Laura Berger is an attorney in the Federal Trade Commission’s Division of Privacy and Identity Protection. She enforces federal laws that protect consumer privacy. Recently, her law enforcement work has focused on the privacy and security standards applicable to social media and the Internet of Things. She has also worked on the agency’s efforts to educate app developers about privacy and security. In addition, she was author of the Commission’s Safeguards Rule. She received a B.A. from Tulane University and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. She works from the FTC’s Regional Office in San Francisco.