Valerie Steeves

Valerie Steeves


Travaux universitaires et professionnels

2012 - Intervenor before House of Commons Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, regarding privacy and social media, Ottawa
2012 - Virtual Symposium on Julie Cohen's Configuring the Networked Self, Concurring Opinions
2012 - Tory’s Lecture Series, with Jane Bailey, Negotiating ‘Girl’ Online: Practice Speaks to Theory, University of Ottawa Faculty of Law
2012 - Co-Organizer, Kids and Technology: Between Fear and Fascination, University of Ottawa's Interdisciplinary Research Laboratory on the Rights of the Child
2012 - Associate Editor - Surveillance & Society
2012 - Chair, Committee on Scientific Freedom and Responsibility, American Association for the Advancement of Science
2011 - Member, Organizing Committee, The Expanding Surveillance Net: Ten Years After 9/11, Queen's University
2010 - Member of Program Committee, 8th Annual International Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust, University of Ottawa
2010 - Member, Editorial Board, Surveillance Studies Network, publisher of Surveillance and Society
2010 - Privacy as a Human Right Roundtable, hosted by International Council on Human Rights Policy, Geneva, Switzerland
2009 - Dialogue with Privacy Advocates and Academics, Meeting of the Council of Chief Privacy Officers, Conference Board of Canada
2009 - Public Lecture, Young People and their Use of the Internet, Yellowknife Public Library, Yellowknife
2009 - Expert Advisor to the Children’s Online Privacy Working Group, Canadian Privacy and Information Commissioners and Youth Advocates
2009 - 2010 Visiting Editor, Surveillance and Society, Special Issue on Children and Surveillance
2009 - Member of Program Committee, 7th Annual Privacy, Security and Trust Conference, University of New Brunswick
2008 - Roundtable Discussion with the British House of Lords Constitution Committee on "The Impact of Surveillance and Data Collection upon the Privacy of Citizens and their Relationship with the State”
2008 - Public lecture, Hate on the Internet, B’Nai Brith, Montreal
2008 - Public lecture, ARadio Frequency Identification Chips and the Future of Humanism, with Ian Kerr and Jacquelyn Burkell, BC Civil Liberties Association, Vancouver
2008 - Expert Witness before Joint Federal/Provinical/Territorial Meeting of Canada’s Privacy and Information Commissioners regarding children’s privacy, Regina
2008 - Member, Committee on Scientific Freedom and Responsibility, American Association for the Advancement of Science
2008 - Visiting Editor, Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Special Issue on Privacy and Police Powers
2008 - Co-Chair, Sessional Hiring Committee
2008 - Member of Organizing Committee, Privacy and Identity Theft: Creating a Trusted Environment for Commerce and Communication, BC Freedom of Information and Privacy Association, Vancouver
2008 - Member of Organizing Committee, Community Alliance Forum on Hate Crime, B’nai Brith, Toronto
2007 - Advancing the Privacy Agenda in Canada Workshop, Canadian Standards Association
2007 - Chair, Departmental Web Site Committee
2007 - Visiting Editor for Special Issue of Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice on Police Powers and Privacy
2007 - Member of Organizing Committee, Terra Incognita: 29th International Conference of Data Protection Commissioners and Privacy Commissioners, Montreal
2006 - Intervenor before House of Commons Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, regarding statutory review of Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, Ottawa
2006 - Member, Law & Technology Group, Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
2006 - 2007 Member, Doctoral Committee, Department of Criminology
2006 - Peer reviewer for Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice
2005 - Peabody Seminar on Global Implications of Media Industry Consolidation, New York City
2005 - Public lecture: Professional Development Workshop for Teachers in the Limestone District School Board, Kingston Vocational Collegiate Institute, Kingston
2005 - Panelist, The Knowledge Project, SSHRC, Ottawa
2005 - Intervenor before Justice LaForest’s Consultation on regarding merger of the Offices of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada and Information Commissioner of Canada, Ottawa
2005 - Member, Advisory Board, Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic, Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
2005 - 2006 Member, Conference Committee, Department of Criminology
2005 - Peer reviewer for Canadian Journal of Communications
2005 - Peer reviewer for Alberta Law Review
2004 - LaBelle Lecturer in Health Sciences Research, McMaster University
2004 - Peabody Seminar on Global Implications of Media Industry Consolidation, University of Georgia
2004 - 2007 Member, Steering Committee, Research project entitled On the Identity Trail
2004 - 2006 Member, Advisory Committee, Research project entitled Understanding Canadians’ Attitudes and Expectations re: Privacy, Access to Data, and Health Research funded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research
2004 - 2005 Member, Graduate Committee, Department of Criminology
2004 - 2005 Member, Focus 2010 Committee, Department of Criminology
2003 - Member, Technical Committee on Privacy, Canadian Standards Association
2003 - 2005 Member, Advisory Committee, Research project entitled Function of Academic Research Ethics Boards in Governing Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Security Issues in Health-Related Studies Making Use of Personal Information funded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research
2003 - 2005 Member, Ethics Review Committee, University of Ottawa Heart Institute
2003 - 2005 Editor in Chief, Health Privacy in Canada newsletter
2003 - 2004 Member, Genetic Futures Expert Forum, Department of Justice (Government of Canada)
2002 - Public Forum on Privacy and Public Policy, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Ottawa
2002 - Intervenor before Romanow Commission on the Future of Health Care
2002 - 2005 Member, Minister’s Consumer Advisory Council, Government of Ontario (Consumer and Business Services)
2001 - Expert Witness before Senate Committee on Social Affairs regarding Bill S-21 Privacy Rights Charter
2001 - 2003 Member, Working Group on case studies involving the collection, use and disclosure of personal information in health research, Canadian Institutes of Health
2000 - 2002 Member, Crossing Boundaries Roundtable
2000 - 2002 Crossing Boundaries Roundtable on e-Government, Government of Canada
1999 - Intervenor before House of Commons Committee on Industry regarding Bill C-6 Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, Ottawa
1999 - Chair, National Privacy Coalition