Data Privacy Day

January 16, 2019

Data Privacy Day is an international effort held annually on January 28th to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust.


On Monday, January 28, 2019, GW IT will celebrate Data Privacy Day by offering events throughout campus to help promote greater privacy awareness and global online safety.


Data Privacy Day Information Table

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

District House

GW IT will be hosting an information table in District House as part of Data Privacy Day. Stop by and learn how you can protect your data in today's digital world.


Microsoft Presents: Careers in Cyber - No Matter What Your Major!

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Gelman Library 219

Join Microsoft specialist Ella Wurth to learn about the different career paths in cyber and why they're worth considering - no matter what your major.


A New Era in Privacy, a Data Privacy Day Livestream Event

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm EST (2:00 pm – 4:30 pm PST)

Livestream Link:

The technology landscape is rapidly changing and is forging a new era in privacy. Privacy leaders with diverse perspectives will explain opportunities and challenges for the privacy road ahead.