Video: Jeffrey Blatt Presents on Government Surveillance at Data Privacy Asia 2016, Singapore

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Data Privacy Asia

January 15, 2017

On November 9, 2016, Jeffrey Blatt, an of counsel heading the firm’s technology, media, and telecommunications group, presented at the Data Privacy Asia 2016 conference in Singapore on the government’s role in data security and privacy.

Jeffrey’s interactive presentation, titled “Government Surveillance, Security and Privacy: Does Security Always Win?”, addressed the pros and cons of allowing the government access to data for surveillance purposes. He surveyed the audience on questions regarding government transparency, trust in the government having full access to online user details, and social media’s role in data privacy.

The Data Privacy Asia 2016 conference focused primarily on informing participants on trends and issues pertaining to privacy and government access to data. You can watch Jeffrey’s full presentation below, or visit the organization's website to get more Data Privacy 2016 videos.