Regents Will Consider Privacy (in Public)

We noted in an earlier post that a preliminary agenda for the Regents’ meeting next week had been posted.  The more detailed attachments for the meeting have now been posted.  One topic to be taken up is UC policy on “privacy.”  At this point, however, it is all processes to set a policy rather than the policy itself.  According to the agenda item, UCLA Chief Privacy Officer Kent Wada is involved.  (Did you know we had a Chief Privacy Officer?  See http://kentatucla.files.wordpress.com/2012/10/uclacpo-ddmemo1.pdf.)

The agenda item can be found at http://regents.universityofcalifornia.edu/regmeet/jul13/a3.pdf

It’s harder to keep things secret nowadays than it was back in the day: