Data, Privacy and the ACCC Report – Peter Leonard of Data Synergies

Posted by IAB Australia On August 21, 2019 Research & Resources

On August 14, 2019 the IAB hosted a slew of data experts at our State of Data – Opportunities & Responsibilities event at PwC in Sydney. Amongst them was Peter Leonard, Principal at Data Synergies and Professor of Practice at UNSW Business School, who gave a brief talk on the history, results and future implications of the recent ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry Final Report.

Download the report here.

Below you will find a copy of Peter’s talk on the day, and a primer on Australian Data Protection and Privacy laws. In addition we have compiled a short whiteboard video of the main points from the day.

We also have an excellent article on the site from Pippa Chambers that gives an overview of the thoughts from the various expert panelists from the event on data, privacy and identity. You can read that article here.

What the ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry means – A Data Story by Peter Leonard

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