Mike Hintze's Speaking Engagements 

  • Speaker on “Pseudonymization and Anonymization Under the GDPR” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 26 March 2018
  • Panelist on “Internet Ethics and Social Media Mishaps” at the Washington State Attorney General’s Office CLE Program on Privacy, Security and the Internet, 1 November 2017, Olympia, WA
  • Moderator / panelist for “Workshop on Privacy Statement Creation” at International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017, 16 October 2017, San Diego, CA
  • Speaker on “Pseudonymization and Anonymization under the GDPR,” International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) webinar, 12 October 2017
  • Speaker on “De-Identification 101,” Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) webinar, 11 October 2017 
  • Panelist on “Good Bots and Bad Bots: Privacy and Security in the Age of AI and Machine Learning” at the Privacy + Security Forum, 6 October 2017, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “Privacy Chaos or Clarity,” Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA) and International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) KnowledgeNet event, 6 June 2107, Redmond, WA
  • Commenter on “Toward Origin Privacy” by Benthall, Datta and Tschantz at the Privacy Law Scholars Conference, 2 June 2017, Berkeley, CA
  • Panelist on “Data Definitions Across the World and How Privacy Survives in a New World Order” at the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Summit, 17 May 2017, New York, NY
  • Moderator / panelist for “Workshop on Privacy Statement Creation” at International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 19 April 2017, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “Practical Data De-Identification” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 18 April 2017, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “In Defense of the Long Privacy Statement” at University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law symposium on The State of Cyberlaw: Security and Privacy in the Digital Age, 10 February 2017, Baltimore, MD
  • Speaker on “GDPR Compliance and De-Identification,” Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) webinar, 9 February 2017
  • Speaker on “How to Comply with the GDPR While Unlocking the Value of Big Data” at International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) webinar, 31 January 2017
  • Speaker on “Privacy Law Developments in Europe: Privacy Shield and General Data Protection Regulation” at the Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) International Practice Section CLE, 26 January 2017, Seattle, WA
  • Featured guest on the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy Advisor Podcast, 9 December 2016
  • Speaker on “Viewing the GDPR Through a De-Identification Lens: A Tool for Clarification, Compliance, and Consistency,” at the Brussels Privacy Symposium, 8 November 2016, Brussels, Belgium
  • Moderator / panelist on “Future Trends in Privacy and Security” at the Privacy + Security Forum, 26 October 2016, Washington, DC
  • Moderator / panelist on “Anatomy of a Privacy Statement” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016, 15 September 2016, San Jose, CA
  • Panelist on “Privacy in the Era of Safe Harbor II” at the Stanford E-Commerce Best Practices Conference, 6 June 2016, Stanford, CA
  • Moderator of panel on “The Future of Privacy Laws: How to be Confident in the Cloud in Times of Uncertainty” at the Microsoft Envision Conference, 4 April 2016, New Orleans, LA
  • Panelist on “How the Big Tech Firms Protect Consumer Privacy” at SXSW Interactive, 12 March 2016, Austin, TX
  • Panelist on “Innovating Privacy: New Frameworks for Changing Technology” at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), 7 January 2016, Las Vegas, NV
  • Presenter / Author of “In Defense of the Long Privacy Statement” at the Privacy Law Scholars Conference, 26 October 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands  
  • Panelist on “Future Trends in Privacy and Security” at the Privacy + Security Forum, 22 October 2015, Washington, DC.
  • Panelist on “Privacy Protection in the Era of the Internet of Things” at the Stanford E-Commerce Best Practices Conference, 8 June 2015, Stanford, CA
  • Panelist on “Practical Lessons from Privacy Practitioners” at the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology’s Privacy Forum, 12 March 2015, East Palo Alto, CA
  • Panelist on “U.S. Federal Privacy Legislation: Is a New U.S. Consumer Privacy Law on Its Way?” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 5 March 2015, Washington, DC
  • Chair of panel on “The Price to be Left Alone: Can the Market Yield Privacy” at the Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) Conference, 22 January 2015, Brussels, Belgium
  • Panelist on “Case Studies in Big Data and Innovation” at the BYTE Project’s Big Data Breakfast, 22 January 2015, Brussels, Belgium
  • Panelist on “Privacy-Enhancing Technologies Enhanced” at the International Data Protection Commissioners’ Conference, 16 October 2014, Balaclava, Mauritius 
  • Panelist on “Practical Lessons from Privacy Practitioners” at the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology’s Privacy Law Forum, 14 March 2014, East Palo Alto, CA
  • Panelist on “Square Peg, Round Hole: Fitting Existing Privacy Laws into Today’s Technology” at the RSA Conference, 24 February 2014, San Francisco, CA
  • Panelist on “Tailoring Solutions to Privacy Harm Through Regulation, Architecture, and Self-Regulation” at the Silicon Flatirons (Center for Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado) conference on The New Frontiers of Privacy Harm, 17 January 2014, Boulder, CO
  • Keynote speaker on “Privacy Policies and Views of Microsoft Corporation” at “Dialogues on Internet Governance,” 5 November 2013, Mexico City, MX (via videoconference)
  • Commenter on “Respect for Context as a Benchmark for Privacy Online: What it is and isn’t” by Helen Nissenbaum at the Privacy Law Scholars Conference, 9 June 2013, Berkeley, CA
  • Speaker and Panelist on “The EU-US Privacy Collision” at the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology’s Privacy Forum, 21 March 2013, East Palo Alto, CA
  • Panelist on “Do Not Track: Where It’s Going, Where It’s Been” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 7 March 2013, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “International Privacy and Data Security: To What Extent is the U.S. Out of Sync with Europe?” at the Law Seminars International (LSI) program on “Technology Law,” 8 December 2011, Seattle, WA
  • Panelist on “Data Protection: Transatlantic Developments” at the @Microsoft Conversations on Privacy, 7 December 2012, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “Consumer Attitudes about, and Choice with Respect to, Comprehensive Data Collection” at the Federal Trade Commission workshop on “The Big Picture: Comprehensive Data Collection,” 6 December 2012, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “Saying ‘I Do’ – Data Protection Vows in Your Attorney-Client Relationship” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy Academy, 11 October 2012, San Jose, CA
  • Panelist on “Empowering Consumers with Privacy Innovations” at the @Microsoft Conversations of Privacy, 11 July 2012, Washington, DC
  • Speaker and Panelist on “Privacy on the Books and on the Ground” at the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology’s Privacy Law Forum, 26 April 2012, East Palo Alto, CA
  • Speaker on “Privacy and Data Security: You Can’t Just Dabble In It Anymore” at the Law Seminars International (LSI) program on “Technology and New Media Law,” 8 December 2011, Seattle, WA
  • Speaker on “Cloud Commuting and Privacy” at Seattle University School of Law, 8 November 2011, Seattle, WA
  • Speaker on “Current Privacy Issues and Microsoft’s Approach” at the Blue Dog Democrats Policy Breakfast, 13 July 2011, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “Behavioral Advertising” at the Washington State Bar Association” program on “Advertising and Marketing Law,” 8 April 2011, Seattle, WA
  • Panelist on “EU Cookies Under Siege” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 11 March 2011, Washington, DC
  • Moderator of “Champagne Privacy Solutions on a Beer Budget” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit, 10 March 2011, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on "Emerging Issues in Data Privacy" presented by the Pacific NW Chapter of the Federal Communications Bar Association, 7 December 2010, Redmond, WA
  • Panelist on “Online Privacy from Different Perspectives” at the Americas Society / Council of the Americas program on “Opportunities and Challenges for Latin America in the New Global Technology Environment,” 2 December 2010, Miami, FL
  • Moderator / Panelist on “Cloud Computing: Advantages and Regulatory Challenges” at the Americas Society / Council of the Americas program on “Opportunities and Challenges for Latin America in the New Global Technology Environment,” 2 December 2010, Miami, FL
  • Speaker on “Cloud Computing: Challenges and Opportunities” at the Privacy Laws & Business conference “Integrating privacy into your compliance program in Israel,” 25 October 2010, Ra’anana, Israel
  • Panelist on the Advertising Week “Trust Forum,” 28 September 2010, New York, NY
  • Keynote speaker on “Does Every One have a Silver Lining? Privacy and Cloud Computing” at the Canadian Bar Association conference “Privacy and Access Rights in the Age of Technology: The State of Canadians’ Information Rights in 2010 and Beyond,” 20 September 2010, Ottawa, ON
  • Panelist on the Bay Area Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society (ACS) program: “Privacy 2.0: Modernizing the Electronic Communications Privacy Act,” 25 August 2010, San Francisco, CA
  • Panelist on “Regulation, Jurisdiction and Ownership” at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada’s Consultation on the Privacy Implications of Cloud Computing, 21 June 2010, Calgary, AB
  • Speaker on “Is the Tide Turning? The Impact of the HITECH Act & Other Federal Regulation” at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) Institute on Privacy and Security Law, 24 May 2010, San Francisco, CA
  • Panelist on “Social Networking, Mobile Computing, the Cloud and the Future of Consumer Privacy” and “Comparative Regulatory Approaches to Protecting Consumer Privacy” at the Northwestern Law Attorney General Education Program’s Second Annual Public Policy Conference, 7 May 2010, Chicago, IL
  • Speaker on “Exploring the Big Issues in U.S. Federal Privacy Legislation” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Summit 2010, 20 April 2010, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “What Do You Mean By ‘Anonymous’?” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Summit 2010, 20 April 2010, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “Cloud Computing and Privacy” at the International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw) Breakfast Roundtable, 4 March 2010, Seattle, WA
  • Panelist at UC Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) symposium “Prosser’s Privacy at 50,” 29 January 2010, Berkeley, CA
  • Panelist on “Benefits and Risks of Collecting, Using, and Retaining Consumer Data” at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) roundtable on Exploring Privacy, 7 December 2009, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “First Principles for Internet Privacy Regulation” at the Silicon Flatirons (Center for Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado) conference on Reforming Internet Privacy Law, 4 December 2009, Boulder, CO
  • Panelist on “Disputed Issues in Federal Privacy Legislation” at the New York University School of Law Information Law Institute Workshop on Federal Privacy Legislation, 2 October 2009, New York, NY
  • Panelist on “Online Advertising” at the Covington & Burling Privacy & Data Security Workshop, 1 October 2009, Washington, DC
  • Moderator of “Champagne Privacy Solutions on a Beer Budget” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) 2009 Privacy Academy, 17 September 2009, Boston, MA
  • Panelist on “Broadband in America & Issues Before the House Commerce Committee” at the Congressional Internet Caucus State of the Net West Conference, 5 August 2009, Santa Clara, CA
  • Speaker on “Running a Privacy Program in a Challenging Economy” at the Privacy Laws & Business 22nd Annual International Conference, 6 July 2009, Cambridge, UK
  • Panelist on “Privacy, Online Advertising and the Future of the Internet” at the Computers, Freedom and Privacy (CFP) Conference, 3 June 2009, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “Canada’s Privacy and Data Security Legal Framework for the American Lawyer” at the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Business Law Spring Meeting, 18 April 2009, Vancouver, BC
  • Panelist on “Maintaining Privacy and Data Security in Cross-Border Data Flows: Who Owns the Data Anyway?” at the American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law Spring Meeting, 26 March 2009, Washington DC
  • Panelist on “Consumer Concerns About Internet Privacy and Security” at the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) Consumer Assembly 2009, 12 March 2009, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “Making Online Personal Information More Anonymous: Will it Save Privacy?” at the Congressional Internet Caucus State of the Net Conference, 14 January 2009, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “Privacy and Security Risks in Online Marketing and Advertising” at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) Ninth Annual Institute on Privacy and Security Law, 24 June 2008, New York, NY
  • Speaker on “Developing Corporate Policies for Information Security and Privacy: The In-House Perspective” at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) Information Technology Law Institute, 24 March 2008, San Francisco, CA
  • Panelist on “The Regulatory and Self-Regulatory Landscape” at the Federal Trade Commission Town Hall on 
  • “E-havioral Advertising: Tracking, Targeting & Technology,” 2 November 2007, Washington, DC
  • Speaker on “Privacy Landscape and Current Trends” at the Republican Attorney Generals Association (RAGA) national meeting, 22 October 2007, Miami, FL
  • Panelist on “How a Multinational Company Confronts the Matrix of International Privacy Laws” at the American Bar Association (ABA) Annual Meeting, 11 August 2007, San Francisco, CA
  • Speaker on “Information Compliance Overload: Making Sense of Privacy and Security Laws and Regulations” at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) Eighth Annual Institute on Privacy and Security Law, 4 June 2007, San Francisco, CA and 16 July 2007, Chicago, IL
  • Speaker on “Is the US Ready for Comprehensive Privacy Legislation?” at the American Bar Association (ABA) Business Law Section Spring Meeting, 17 March 2007, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “New Media Channels and Privacy Implications” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Summit 2007, 9 March 2007, Washington, DC
  • Panelist on “Simplified Privacy Notices: A Workshop” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) 2006 Privacy Academy, 19 October 2006, Toronto, ON
  • Speaker on “U.S. Federal Privacy Legislation” at The Conference Board, Council of Chief Privacy Officers meeting, 11 October 2006, New York, NY
  • Speaker on “Commercial E-Mail After CAN-SPAM: What Are the Limits to Marketing?” as part of the Proskauer on Privacy online seminar series, 7 June 2006
  • Speaker on “The Secure Entrepreneur: Data Security & Consumer Privacy (best practices to avoid, assess, and addressing a data security breach)” at the Federal Trade Commission / Seattle University School of Law program “Green Lights & Red Flags: FTC Rules of the Road for Advertising Law,” 19 May 2006, Seattle, WA
  • Panelist on “Federal Privacy Legislation” at the Computers, Freedom and Privacy (CFP) Conference, 3 May 2006, Washington, DC
  • Moderator of panel on “U.S. Data Privacy and Security Legislation: Should the US Be a Model?” at the RSA Security Conference, 15 February 2006, San Jose, CA
  • Speaker on “The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA): Challenges and Opportunities” at the International Association of Privacy Professionals COPPA Audio Conference, 28 June 2005
  • Speaker on “The Protection of Privacy and Microsoft’s Approach” at the National Conference of Metropolitan Courts meeting, 1 October 2004, Redmond, WA
  • Speaker on “Privacy and Outsourcing: A Global View,” at the Shidler Center for Law, Commerce & Technology program on “IT Outsourcing: Clarifying the Legal Issues,” 22 April 2004, Bellevue, WA
  • Panelist on careers options as corporate counsel at “Choices Conference 2004,” Seattle University School of Law, 6 March 2004, Seattle, WA
  • Speaker on privacy at the “Legal Issues in E-Business” program of the Institute for Global e-Business & Innovation, Albers School of Business & Economics, Seattle University, 2 November 2001, Seattle, WA
  • Speaker on “Consumer Privacy & Bankruptcy,” at Law Seminars International program on “High-Tech & e-Business Bankruptcy,” 1 February 2001, Seattle, WA
  • Panelist on “Online Privacy and the Role of Government Intervention” at Washington State Bar Association program on “Privacy and Competition Issues in the New Economy,” 17 November 2000, Seattle, WA
  • Speaker on privacy law at Law Seminars International program on “Doing Business Online,” 24 March 2000, San Francisco, CA
  • Speaker on “Protecting Internet and E-mail Communications: A Challenge for the Multinational Corporation,” ABA Annual Meeting, 9 August 1999, Atlanta, GA
  • Speaker on developments in U.S. encryption export policy at conference on “A Different Look at the Asian Crisis: Alternative Business & Investment Opportunities,” 22 October 1998, Seattle, WA
  • Speaker on the legal status of cryptographic technologies around the world, International Information Integrity Institute (I-4) Forum 32, 29 October 1997, Wilmington, DE
  • Guest lecturer on encryption policy in International Telecommunications Regulation course, Boston College Law School, 15 October 1997 and 15 April 1997, Newton, MA
  • Speaker on "Encryption: Protecting Your Client's Privacy," Practising Law Institute (PLI) program on "Doing Business on the Internet: The Law of Electronic Commerce," 22 September 1997, New York, NY
  • Moderator of panel on "Doing Energy Business in the Information Age: Removing the Barriers," International Association for Energy Economics 18th Annual North American Conference, 8 September 1997, San Francisco, CA
  • Speaker on "Technology in the Schools: Addressing the Risks Without Suppressing the Potential," Virginia Association of Independent Schools biannual workshop on legal and regulatory issues affecting schools, 21 February 1997, Richmond, VA
  • Speaker on "Privacy and Security Issues on the Internet," Institute of Continuing Legal Education program on "The Internet and Your Law Practice: An Introduction in Plain English," 7 November 1996, Troy, MI