RAND Experts to Speak on Consumer Data Protection


Rebecca Balebako and John Davis, information scientists at the RAND Corporation, will brief Congress on policy opportunities that Congress should consider to better protect consumer data in the wake of online communications and social media privacy issues.


Balebako and Davis will discuss:

  • Benefits and risks of data sharing
  • Opportunities for protecting privacy at both the personal and industry level
  • Current U.S. laws, how they compare to European laws, and considerations for Congress.


9:30 a.m., ET, Friday, June 8, 2018


121 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C.


To arrange an interview, contact the RAND Office of Media Relations:
(703) 414-4795 or
(310) 451-6913, or
send an email to media@rand.org.

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