Dr. Ann Cavoukian
About Dr. Ann Cavoukian
Dr. Ann Cavoukian is recognized as one of the world’s leading privacy experts, serving served three terms as the Information & Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada.
There she created Privacy by Design (PbD), a framework that seeks to proactively embed privacy into the design specifications of information technologies, networked infrastructure and business practices, thereby achieving the strongest protection possible.
In 2010, PbD was recognized as an international standard and has since been translated into 40 languages.