Serious Privacy Podcast

Tailored for professionals who want to learn more about privacy or those who are just getting started. In-depth information on serious privacy topics. This podcast will feature open, unscripted discussions with privacy professionals (those kitchen table or back porch conversations), deliver webinars in a convenient listen-only format, and capture events such as conference panels. Real information on your schedule - because the world needs serious privacy.

Previous Podcasts

JUL 28, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 25 Paul Breitbarth and K Royal of TrustArc Privacy is like driving a car – lots of rules which change across borders and you need to look both ways before crossing the street. In both the US and EU, the Schrems-II decision on 16 July is a major development in data protection navigation. But […]

JUL 16, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 24 Paul Breitbarth and K Royal of TrustArc The Schrems II decision is a Serious Privacy topic. Privacy professionals in the EU and the US had the 16th of July marked on their calendars for a long time. Today was the day the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice of the European Union […]

JUL 14, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 23 Ralph O’Brien, Dan Christensen, Tom Besore, Alexander Hanff, Robert Jett, Mr. Smith The world of privacy seems to be both growing and becoming smaller as privacy professionals around the world are grappling with similar issues amidst an increasing amount of regulation and enforcement. What are the hot topics on the minds of these […]

JUL 07, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 22 The 1st of July has come and gone – the date that marks the beginning of the enforcement of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Not all companies are ready for CCPA enforcement. And many companies are confused among the many moving parts – the law and potential amendments, the regulations, the ballot […]

JUN 30, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 21 K Royal and Paul Breitbarth Welcome to our 21st episode of Serious Privacy. There is no better way to celebrate 21 than to return to our basics and have a kitchen table conversation with our own Paul Breitbarth. This week, Paul will discuss his favorite privacy topic. We limited it to one topic […]

JUN 24, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 20 K Royal “Only K can save the world” – from Men in Black III. This is one of K’s favorite quotes, but what are her favorite topics in privacy? After many weeks discussing a huge variety of topics with our guests, it is time to go back to basics: a privacy conversation about […]

JUN 16, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 19 Leena Kuusniemi and Ben Siegel Gaming! It’s all fun and games, right? Not really. There are hidden dangers in online gaming especially – dangers that many individuals don’t consider. When you are stuck at home for many weeks, chances are that you have downloaded one or more gaming apps on your phone, or […]

JUN 09, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 18 Constantine Karbaliotis Personal data can often be a complicated side to critical business activities, such as mergers and acquisitions and bankruptcy. Since the beginning of the year, the world has been dealing with a global health crisis. But unfortunately, that is not the only crisis the world will be dealing with this year […]

JUN 02, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 17 Ralph O’Brien What do you get when you put an Englishman in charge of information privacy? A lot of experience, ideas, and expertise when it is Ralph O’Brien. With all the news on the Coronavirus, one could almost forget there are still Brexit negotiations taking place. There is still a question whether the […]

MAY 27, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 16 Chris Babel The 25th of May 2018 will be a day that is forever etched into our memories. It is a day Paul had been working towards for well over seven years by the time it arrived. For those of you who don’t remember: it is the day the GDPR entered into application, […]

MAY 19, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 15 Emerald de Leeuw Describe your perfect privacy career. Do the words “vibrant,” “brilliant,” and “high energy” come to mind? Back when we still had privacy conferences and trade shows, you could sometimes meet someone that was so vibrant, so enthusiastic and so interesting, they would make the whole event. Emerald de Leeuw, Privacy […]

MAY 12, 2020 SEASON 1 EPISODE 14 Paul Breitbarth, K Royal What do you get when a European and an American discuss concerns about returning to work after the recent quarantines? With co-hosts Paul Breitbarth and K Royal, listeners get an inside view on what privacy professionals are thinking about. After two months, the worst of the Corona Crisis in […]