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Data Privacy Day Champion

Learn about International Data Privacy Day (January 28) and Data Privacy Month (Jan 28-Feb 28).

We Are #PrivacyAware

In honor and support of International Data Privacy Day and Data Privacy Month, UC San Diego joins the National Cyber Security Alliance in Global Effort to Support Data Privacy Day by becoming a 2018 Data Privacy Day Champion

Data Privacy Day Champion

UC San Diego announces its commitment to Data Privacy Day - an international effort held annually on January 28 to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust - by signing up as a 2018 Data Privacy Day 2018 Champion. As a Champion, UC San Diego recognizes and supports the principle that all organizations share the responsibility of being conscientious stewards of personal information.

Privacy and protecting personal information is important to UC San Diego. We want to help keep you and your families #PrivacyAware and safer online. We encourage you to sign up for the National Cyber Security Alliance's family online safety newsletter, #CyberAware, at https://staysafeonline.org/email-signup. Each month you will receive helpful information about privacy and online safety news and free resources for you and your family. You can also follow NCSA on Facebook and Twitter for updates and resources and use the official hashtag #PrivacyAware to join the conversation.


  • Data Privacy Day 2018 - Live event from LinkedIn in San Francisco
In honor of Data Privacy Day, the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) hosted a daylong event streamed live from LinkedIn's offices in San Francisco, CA, on Thursday, January 25. The event showcased fast-paced, cutting-edge discussions and TED-style talks with leading experts focusing on what businesses and consumers must know about privacy.
Campus chief information security officer Michael Corn moderated the discussion "What You Should Know About the Internet of Me and Your Privacy" about how our connected devices are fueled by information about us. If you missed the event, you can still catch the full video and the event recap.





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Additional resources from StaySafeOnline.org

Data Privacy Day is part of a greater campaign that promotes awareness of the importance of privacy, highlights easy ways to protect personal information and reminds organizations that privacy is good for business. UC San Diego joins the growing global effort among nonprofits, academic institutions, corporations, government entities, municipalities, and individuals to raise awareness at home, at work and school, and in their communities. Through collaboration and unified, consistent messaging about privacy and protecting personal information, all Data Privacy Day Champions are working toward the common goals of improving individual and business consciousness toward respecting privacy, safeguarding data, and enabling trust. For more resources and tips for managing your privacy, visit https://staysafeonline.org/data-privacy-day.