Jim serves as Senior Counsel to Alston & Bird, where he founded and led the privacy and security practice. He is also President of Strategy Data, a consulting firm providing bespoke services to sophisticated players in the data space.
Sandra R. Hughes is CEO/President of Sandra Hughes Strategies, Ltd., and previously served as Procter & Gamble’s Global Privacy Executive where she led global programs in Information Governance and Social Media Policy. Sandy serves as the Board Secretary for the Future of Privacy Forum and on the advisory boards for EWF and NCSA International Privacy Day.
Norman leads Microsoft’s global law enforcement and national security public policy and compliance efforts. He is responsible for coordinating Microsoft’s worldwide lawful access compliance and assisting in the development and implementation of Microsoft’s policies to promote the privacy and security interests of its customers around the world. Prior to joining Microsoft, Norman was an Assistant United States Attorney in the Western District of Washington where he led the Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Crimes unit and National Security Cyber investigations.
Michael Rose works on international data governance, privacy, and security issues on Google’s Public Policy team. Prior to joining Google, Michael worked on privacy and data governance issues at the Department of Commerce and Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
Jordana Siegel is head of Cyber Security and Data Protection Public Policy at Amazon Web Services.
Peter Swire is the J.Z.
Liang Chair in the Georgia Tech School of Cybersecurity and Privacy, and
Professor of Law and Ethics in the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business at
the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is senior counsel with the law
firm of Alston & Bird, LLP. Under President Clinton, Swire was Chief
Counselor for Privacy in the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. Swire served
as one of five members of President Obama’s Review Group on Intelligence and
Communications Technology. Prior to that, he was co-chair of the global Do Not
Track process for the World Wide Web Consortium. In 2015, the International
Association of Privacy Professionals awarded Swire its annual Privacy
Leadership Award. In 2018, Swire was named an Andrew Carnegie Fellow for his
project on “Protecting Human Rights and National Security in the New Age of
Members provide financial support for the Forum and its mission.
The Georgia Tech Cross-Border Requests for Data Project also supports work of Peter Swire and others at Georgia Tech on cross-border issues. Lead funding for this Project has come from the Carnegie Corporation of New York through an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship provided to Prof. Peter Swire for his “Protecting Human Rights and National Security in the New Era of Data Nationalism” research program. Additional funding is provided by the Hewlett Foundation.