Speaking Engagement

IAPP: Commoditization of Data: Potentials and Pitfalls of Data Dividend Proposals

20 Apr 2021 08:00 a.m. - 09:00 a.m.

What you will learn:

  • Recent U.S. proposals on different models proposed to compensate consumers for the use of their personal information, and interplay with cookie wall models allowing consumers to trade personal information for access to content.
  • The benefits and risks of data compensation models to consumer privacy.
  • Difficulties with valuation of personal data.
  • Potential paths forward for addressing areas of tension and preventing these models from shortchanging consumer privacy.


  • Ignacio Cofone, Assistant Professor, McGill University
  • Christine Lyon, Partner, Morrison & Foerster
  • Lokke Moerel, Senior Of Counsel, Morrison & Foerster; Professor, Global ICT Law, Tilburg University
  • Wojciech Wiewiórowski, European Data Protection Supervisor



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