6th CACR Information Security Workshop
1st Annual Privacy and Security Workshop
Karen Spector, Management Board Secretariat, Ontario Government
Karen is responsible for the Privacy Impact Assessment for the Government of
Ontariois proposed smart card. In this capacity, she is developing a report,
preparing privacy opinions, tracking privacy issues, and working with architects
and business analysts to develop a privacy sympathetic system. She is also
assisting project counsel regarding the privacy-related provisions of the
proposed smart card legislation.
Karen is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School (1993) and the Harvard Graduate
School of Education (1984). Her wide-ranging experience includes developing
educational physics software; determining user specifications for a provincial
utility; writing an appeals manual for the Information and Privacy
Commissioner/Ontario; and acting for a national, internet service provider in a
Karen is a member of the Government of Ontario's Legal Team for the Electronic
Commerce Project. As a former member of the York Technology Association and the
Toronto Computers Lawyers Group, Karen is attempting to establish a iPrivacy Law
Forumi, an informal, educational, resource group.
Karen is one of the organizers of the Conference.