Media

February 15, 2020

Privacy expert calls Toronto police’s use of Clearview AI ‘appalling’

While he deserves some praise for halting the use of a controversial image search tool, Ann Cavoukin, the head of Global Privacy & Security by Design, and […]
February 13, 2020

‘I applaud the chief’: Privacy Commissioner RE: Clearview AI

February 7, 2020

Walgreens is expanding its digital cooler doors ad network

Walgreens Boots Alliance said last month it planned to expand its trial of digital merchandising and advertising screens on the doors of refrigerated compartments. In an […]
February 7, 2020

Discussing the prospect of employing facial recognition technology in policing in Edmonton

Guest: Dr. Ann Cavoukian – Distinguished Expert-in-Residence, Privacy and Data Analytics – Privacy by Design Centre of Excellence – Ryerson University
February 7, 2020

CANADIANS TARGETED BY “SPEAR PHISHING” E-MAILS AND OTHER ONLINE SCAMS- FEBRUARY 6 2020

Libby Znaimer is joined by Jeff Thomson, Senior RCMP Intelligence Analyst with the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and then Ann Cavoukian, Executive Director of the Global Privacy […]
February 4, 2020

New police facial recognition app should serve as ‘wake up call’ on privacy

A new facial recognition app that gives law enforcement the ability to scan countless images online has some privacy experts concerned. Carly Robinson reports.
February 1, 2020

Controversial Clearview AI app could ‘end privacy.’ So, what now?

Company says it doesn’t have plans to offer app to consumers https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/clearview-app-privacy-1.5447420
January 30, 2020

Dr. Ann Cavoukian – International Data Privacy Day

January 25, 2020

Clearview AI shows government needs to be agile in making tech regulation: experts

Privacy and tech experts say that governments must be agile in creating laws to protect their citizens from ethically dubious applications of artificial intelligence (AI).  https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/clearview-ai-shows-government-needs-to-be-agile-in-making-tech-regulation-experts-203136296.html