The Sedona Conference Working Group on Data Security and Privacy Liability (WG11) 2018 Midyear Meeting

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 8:15am to Friday, September 14, 2018 - 1:00pm
Los Angeles, CA
United States

The 2018 Midyear Meeting of Working Group 11 will be held at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, on Thursday, September 13 – Friday, September 14, 2018. A welcome reception will be held on the evening of Wednesday, September 12, from 6-8 pm.


The meeting’s main focus will be on new brainstorming group outlines in need of WG11 member review and comment, including the following topics:

  • Reasonable security test
  • Transparency in AI systems
  • U.S. judicial enforcement of orders entered under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


In addition, the meeting will feature the following sessions:

  • International data security and privacy developments: EU, South America, APAC and Canada
  • Data security and privacy case law and regulatory update
  • Data security and privacy under the new FTC commissioners
  • Recent developments in data security & privacy in healthcare
  • The California Consumer Privacy Act: What impacts can be expected on companies and consumers throughout the U.S.?


Hotel Room Information

We have obtained a very favorable room rate for WG11 members of $239 per night, plus tax. This favorable room rate is available for three nights preceding and three nights following the meeting, subject to availability. Our room block expires on August 13, 2018, so please register soon while rooms are available. Complete hotel reservation details will be provided with your meeting registration confirmation.

Dialogue Leaders

iDiscovery Solutions

Washington, DC, USA

Burns Legal Firm

Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

New York, NY, USA

Santa Clara Law School
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

New York, NY, USA

U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
The Sylint Group

Sarasota, FL, USA

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Federal Trade Commission, Division of Privacy and Information Protection

Montpelier, VT, USA

Lincoln Financial Group

Radnor, PA, USA

Ropes & Gray

London, United Kingdom

Matzen Consulting Group
Eckert Seamans
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Cleveland State University College of Law

Boston, MA, USA


Spring, TX, USA

Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP

Raleigh, NC, USA


Washington, DC, USA

Bennett Jones LLP

Toronto, ON, Canada

Cleveland State University College of Law

Cleveland, OH, USA

Penry|Riemann PLLC
The Crypsis Group
Shaw Keller LLP

Wilmington, DE, USA

Kansas City, MO, USA


New York, NY, USA

Redgrave LLP

Chantilly, VA, USA

Arnold & Porter

New York, NY, USA

Morning Break

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:15am


Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Morning Break

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 10:45am to 11:00am

WG11 Town Hall

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm