Data Privacy Day
About Data Privacy Day
Data Privacy Day is observed worldwide each year on January 28 to raise awareness around technology and privacy rights, including best practices for safeguarding personal information.
Attend the Webinar Panel
Data Privacy Day 2021 Webinar Panel
Thursday, January 28, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
The webinar will focus on technology’s growing impact on our privacy. Panelists include a range of subject matter experts who will answer questions about the importance of protecting our personal information and highlighting the steps we can take to do so.
- Ron Deibert, founder and director, Citizen Lab, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, U of T
- Andrew Petersen, associate professor, Teaching Stream, Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences, U of T Mississauga (UTM)
- Ashley Langille, information privacy analyst, U of T
- Moderated by: Rafael Eskenazi, director, Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Office
Play a Game
UTMxUTSC Data Privacy Day Jeopardy!
Play an online game of Data Privacy Day Jeopardy! with your friends and colleagues over Zoom or Teams!
Spread the Word
One Twitter, @UTMServiceDesk will be posting throughout the week leading up to Data Privacy Day on January 28, 2021.
Visit the @UTMServiceDesk twitter account.
Update your Email Signature
Include the following graphic in your email signature and link back to this page.
Change your Microsoft Teams background
Let everyone know Data Privacy Day is coming up by updating your Microsoft Teams background to one of the images below.
Share the Infographics
Help your friends, family, and colleagues learn more about data privacy by sharing the infographics below.
Want to learn more about what we did in previous years? Have a look at some of the news stories below: