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Wednesday, June 12, 2019


Beginner Severing Techniques: An Art & Science... Ready, Set, Sever!

Sindy Chang, Joanne Gardiner, and Natalie Paul

Advanced Severing Techniques for the Senior Practitioner

Christine Badach, Janet Cummings, and Joanne Gardiner

Privacy: The Law, Cannabis Use, and You

Birch K. Miller and Lorne Randa

An Exploration of New and Emerging Technology Trends

Lea Beeken

Thursday, June 13, 2019

2018-2019 Alberta Information and Privacy Commissioner Rulings

Clark Dalton

TELUS Wide Happiness: Balance and Well-Being In Our Digital World

Nimmi Kanji and Stacey Ponich

When It's Okay to Ignore: The Power of the Information and Privacy Commissioner to Authorize a Public Body to Disregard Access to Information Requests

Lorne Randa and Rebecca L. Kos

Our Health Privacy Policies are Doomed to Fail - But They Are Probably Not Illegal

Brian Hamilton

Does Privacy Apply When Your Information Is Used by Political Parties?

Mary Marshall

Friday, June 14, 2019

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica: One Year Later

Michael McEvoy

European Union Adequacy and Privacy and Data Protection

Barbara Bucknell






Monday, June 25, 2018

Access to Information and Privacy Protection: Understanding the Growing Phenomena and the Industry of Genealogical Research

Dr. Julia Creet, Jim Franks, and Dr. Sheila D. Genaille

To [Correct], or Not to [Correct]: That Is The Question

Chris Mack, Robert McDougall, Donna Urlacher, Derek Wojtas, and Katherine Zielinski

Indigenous History Blanket Exercise

Dr. Fay Fletcher, Dr. Patricia Makokis, and Elizabeth White-MacDonald


Tuesday, June 26, 2018

The GDPR: What Does It Mean For Canadian Organizations?

Diane Alguire and Brian Hamilton

Big Data Guidelines for Public Bodies - Privacy, Fairness, and Ethics

Catherine Tully


Wednesday, June 27, 2018

#MeToo: The Nexus of Rights and Disclosure

Wade King

2017-2018 Alberta Information and Privacy Commissioner Rulings

Clark Dalton

R v Mills in the Age of #MeToo

James Hart, Teresa Meadows, Mary Marshall

Privacy in the Federal Public Sector: Key Cases From the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Michael Billinger and Virginia Schwartz

Service Alberta's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Consolidation Project: A Bold Step Forward to Alberta Information Rights Administration

Manon Plante


Thursday, June 16, 2016

Privacy Issues Related to Unmanned Aerial Devices

Anne Cote

2015–2016 Alberta Information and Privacy Commissioner Rulings
Clark Dalton

(Commentary) Access versus Privacy: Balance of Power, Balance of Brain
David Watts


Friday, June 17, 2016

Digital Search and Seizure: Inequality & Naivite in the Interpretation of Section 8 of the Charter

Dr. Steven Penney

Privacy and Security - Can Democratic Societies Have Them Both?
Larry Kearley & David Loukidelis



Wednesday, June 10, 2015


Privacy Impact Assessments Under the FOIP Act: Supporting Compliance in the Public Sector

Joanne Gardiner & Christina Hopkins Crichton


Information Sharing Strategy: Leading Continous Improvements in Information Sharing Practices

George Alvarez & Stephen Wright


Community Leadership: Achieving a win/win in Community Development...

John Ennis, Heather King, Lorne Randa, Kate Mann



Thursday, June 11, 2015


The Dos and Don'ts of Service Organization Control Audits Over Privacy, Security and Confidentiality

Ivan Alcoforado & Paul Groch



Friday, June 12, 2015


Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada: Strategic Priorities

Daniel Therrien


Are You Really Ever Off Duty From Your Employer? Where Does Your Professional Life End...

Anne Cote & Kelly Nicholson


Electronic Health Records in Canada: A Perscription for Privacy

Diane McLeod-McKay, Diane Alguire, Gary Dickson, Joan Roch


2014-2015 Alberta Information and Privacy Commissioner Rulings Update

Clark Dalton


Doing More With Less: Strategies For Effective FOIP Service Delivery In A Small Public Body

Jason Mighton


Privacy and Security in Canada: What Every Canadian Citizen Needs to Know!

Gary Dickson & Laurence Kearley



Wednesday, June 18, 2014


Privacy Breaches – Feel Our Pain!

Maryann Hammermeister & Veronica Chodak


Can Alberta Education Auditors and School Board Record Managers be Friends?...

Lea Beeken & Richard Arnold


FOIP ACT Time Extensions – Everything You Need to Know

Elaine LeBuke & Mary Golab


FOIP Act 101 – Understanding Alberta’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Joan Dunlop


Stewardship of Information: A Renewable Resource

Cathryn Landreth, Jim Lewis, David Watts, Joan Taylor, Jessica Davis



Thursday, June 19, 2014



Cindy Blackstock


Why Albertans DON’T Shoot the Messenger: Alberta’s Public Interest Disclosure Act

Peter Hourihan, Ted Miles, Lana Vandenberghe



Friday, June 20, 2014


Alberta’s New Health Advocate Role

Mary Marshall


Social Media Attack on Privacy: How Cyber Bullying Affects Students, Teachers...

Lorne Randa, Constable Derek Onysko, Susan Bell, George Alvarez


Emerging Privacy and Technology Trends Impacting the Digital Economy

Carsten Casper


Strategic Direction of Alberta E-Health

Sue Kessler & LeRoy Brower


Is the Cure Worse that the Disease? Can Democracy Survive Current Surveillance Practices? 

John Ennis, Laurence Kearley, Kevin Haggerty, Avner Levine