Centre for Internet & Society

The "Privacy Matters" conference is taking place on Sunday January 23rd, at NUJS Law school at 10:30. It is a full day event that will discuss the challenges and concerns of privacy in India. Below is the agenda for the event. We look forward to your participation and attendance.

Privacy Matters agenda

January 23, 2011 NUJS

10:30 – 4:30 P.M.



10:30 - 11:00


  • Welcome
  1. Who is PI
  2. What are our objectives
  3. Why is privacy important in India
11:00 - 11:30 


  • Keynote
  1. Sudhir Krishnaswamy
11:30 - 11: 45


  • Tea Break
11:45 - 1:00
  • Session I
  1.  Personal privacy: violations and Indian legislation that addresses these violations
  2. Informational privacy: violations and Indian legislation that addresses these violations
  3. What is the existing vacuum in Indian legislation in concern to privacy 
1:00 -2:00


  • Lunch 
2:00 - 3:30


  • Session II
  1. Identity and privacy: why does it matter
  2. International approaches to identity 
  3. The UID and Privacy
3:30 - 3:45
  • Tea Break
3:45 - 4:30


  • Session III
  1.  Open discussion and opinion sharing
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