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News & Events

March 2016

January 2016

  • The Privacy Engineering Program celebrated CMU Privacy Day on January 28th with Keynote Speaker Edward Felten, US Deputy Chief Technology Officer
  • Lorrie Cranor presented work on Personalized Privacy Assistants at the Davos Conference
  • Norman Sadeh presented research on Personalized Privacy Assistants at the first FTC Privacy Conference, "Privacy Con".
  • The paper "A Design Space for Effective Privacy Notices" by Florian Schaub, Rebecca Balebako, Adam Durity and Lorrie Cranor was selected by the Future of Privacy Forum as one of five Privacy Papers for Policymakers 2015

October 2015

  • Applications for Fall 2016 are being accepted until December 15, 2015.

August 2015

  • The MSIT-Privacy Engineering Program welcomed its third cohort of students to the Carnegie Mellon community

(Top row:  Zheng Zong, Jonathan Liao, Vijaya Kumar Second Row: Shanshan Zhao, Lieyong Zou, Arnab Kumar, Harishma Dayanidhi, Ludi Li, Xi Zheng)


May 2015

  • The second cohort of students from the MSIT-Privacy Engineering Program graduated in the SCS ceremony at Carnegie Music Hall

July 2015

  • Privacy Engineering students gave their final Capstone Project presentations that were sponsored by Spider Oak and Lufthansa

February 2015

January 2015

  • Professor Lorrie Cranor was named as an ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Fellow for 2015.  Congratulations Lorrie!
  • CMU Privacy Day was held at the University Center January 28, 2015  *Pictured below FTC Commissioner Julie Brill delivering her keynote address

J Brill

Upcoming events

Graduate Student Appreciation Week

April 4-8, 2016