Public Meeting on Internet Privacy

Dialogue, Roundtables and Working Sessions with Academia, Industry Representatives, Privacy Advocates, Public Interest Groups
and Washington Policymakers
June 23-24, 1998
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
U.S. Department of Commerce Auditorium
14th and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C.

The explosive growth of the Internet has given way to increased privacy concerns. Protection of privacy regarding personal information is critical to the success of on-line commerce - if business on the Internet is to flourish, protection of personal privacy must be assured. The U.S. Department of Commerce is hosting a two-day meeting for debate and dialogue that will include members of the academic community, industry representatives, privacy advocates, public interest groups and Washington policymakers to discuss:

The meeting will be broadcast live via the Internet. Information about how to access the broadcast will be available on NTIA's home page at


The meeting is open to public participation. Limited seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 8:15 a.m. This program is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other ancillary aids should be directed to Amy Flatten (202-482-1866) at least five (5) working days prior to the forum.

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