PEP ’23 will take place at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, CA, USA, on Sunday, August 6th, 2023, from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm (PDT). Please find more information about the logistics and venue from the main conference website:

Opening Remarks

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10:00 am - 10:10 am Welcome and Opening Remarks

Invited Keynote

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10:10 am - 11:00 am Invited Keynote: R. Jason Cronk

Paper Session I (Research Papers)

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11:00 am - 11:15 am Measuring the Effectiveness of Spinner-based Randomized-Response Differential Privacy Communication for Sensitive Data Sharing
Seo Young Ko (Carnegie Mellon University), Sriram Viswanathan (Carnegie Mellon University), Alan Esquenazi (Carnegie Mellon University), Swadhin Routray (Carnegie Mellon University), Jatan Loya (Carnegie Mellon University), Tianshi Li (Carnegie Mellon University), and Lorrie Faith Cranor (Carnegie Mellon University)
11:15 am - 11:30 am Mind the FemTech Gap: Regulation Failings and Exploitative Systems
Maryam Mehrnezhad (Royal Holloway, University of London), Thyla van der Merwe (formerly at ETH Zurich), and Mike Catt (Newcastle University, UK)
11:30 am - 11:45 am Building an Affordable and Usable Data Diode to Protect Journalists
Peter Story (Clark University)
11:45 am - 12:00 pm Joint Q&A with 3 authors on panel


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12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Break

Paper Session II (Industry Reports)

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12:30 pm - 12:45 pm Privacy Engineering at Scale
Vaibhav Garg (Comcast Cable)
12:45 pm - 01:00 pm Designing for Friction: Using Strategic/Desirable Inefficiencies to Address the Emerging Privacy Challenges of AI
Annabelle Larose (Palantir Technologies), Naomi Kadish (Palantir Technologies), and Philipp Wotan Wolf (Palantir Technologies)
01:00 pm - 01:15 pm Development of Privacy Controls in Cloud Certifications: A Case Study of Cisco’s Cloud Controls Framework (CCF)
Tian Wang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) and Masooda Bashir (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
01:15 pm - 01:25 pm Joint Q&A with 3 authors on panel

Closing Remarks

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01:25 pm - 01:30 pm Feedback and Closing Remarks