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Charles River Privacy Day — May 11th, 2023

Please join us for a day of talks on the theory and practice of statistical data privacy! Inspired by the success of the Charles River Crypto Days, the Charles River Privacy Days will resume—after a decade-long hiatus—on Thursday, May 11, 2023. The event will be followed on Friday, May 12 by a Crypto Day workshop.

Confirmed Speakers

Charles River Privacy Day is organized by the Boston-Area Data Privacy Group, which spans BU, Northeastern and Harvard.

Registration: Attendance is free, but please register via this Registration Form if you plan to come.

Center for Computational and Data Sciences Boston Univeristy, 17th floor
665 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215


9:00am - 9:30am Welcome, coffee
9:30am - 10:30am Sewoong Oh (UW)
Rethinking Auditing Privacy from First Principles
10:30am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 12:00pm Jessica Sorrell (Penn)
Connections Between Replicability, Privacy, and Perfect Generalization
12:00pm - 2:00pm Lunch (provided)
2:00pm - 3:00pm Jelani Nelson (Berkeley)
New Local Differentially Private Protocols for Frequency and Mean Estimation
3:00pm - 3:30pm Break
3:30pm - 4:30pm Jayshree Sarathy (Harvard)
Data Perceptions and Practices: Exploring Social Factors around the Uptake of Differential Privacy

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