Privacy gurus have collaborated to influence policy in the Obama administration and set new best practices for the industry.
The recently formed Future of Privacy Forum aims to present a privacy agenda to the
Obama team very shortly.
It also plans to talk to internet users about their concerns.
“We’re at an important crossroads for improving consumer control over online data,” said Forum co-chairman Jules Polonetsky.
“The Obama campaign used a huge amount of data in a very savvy way so they fully appreciate the value of data for outreach and marketing and the need for good practice to allow for personal autonomy”, says the co-chairman