[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 104 (Tuesday, May 31, 2011)]
[Page 31350]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-13415]



Office of the Secretary

Public Workshop; Privacy Compliance Basics and 2011 Developments

AGENCY: Privacy Office, DHS.

ACTION: Notice announcing public workshop.


SUMMARY: The Department of Homeland Security Privacy Office will host a 
public workshop, ``Privacy Compliance Basics and 2011 Developments.''

DATES: The workshop will be held on June 24 and 27, 2011, from 8:30 
a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The workshop will be held in the auditorium at the DHS 
Offices at the GSA Regional Headquarters Building located at 7th and D 
Streets, SW., Washington, DC 20024.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shannon Kelso, Privacy Office, 
Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC 20528; by telephone 
703-235-0780; by facsimile 703-235-0442; or by e-mail at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 
Privacy Office is holding a public workshop that will provide in-depth 
training on the privacy compliance process at DHS. June 24 is a primer 
for the new and developing privacy professional, presenting baseline 
Federal privacy compliance requirements including the Privacy Act of 
1974, as amended, the E-Government Act of 2002, Office of Management 
and Budget memoranda, and other policy. June 27 consists of advanced 
presentations for the experienced privacy professional, including 
review of recent Privacy Act rulings, program case studies, mapping to 
IT security requirements, and developments in privacy compliance at the 
    Individuals are invited to attend just one or both days. The 
workshop is open to the public and there is no fee for attendance.
    Registration and Security: In order to facilitate security 
requirements of the GSA facility, attendees must register in advance 
for this workshop. Registration closes at 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 22, 
2011. To register, please send an e-mail to [email protected], with 
``PRIVComplianceWorkshop'' in the subject line, and your full name and 
organizational affiliation in the body of the e-mail. Alternatively, 
you may call 703-235-0780 to register by providing the Privacy Office 
with your full name and organizational affiliation.
    All attendees who are employed by a federal agency will be required 
to show their federal agency employee photo identification badge to 
enter the building. Attendees who do not possess a federal agency 
employee photo identification badge will need to show a form of 
government-issued photo identification, such as a driver's license, in 
order to verify their previously-provided registration information. 
This is a security requirement of the facility.
    The Privacy Office will only use your name for the security 
purposes of this specific workshop and to contact you in the event of a 
change to the workshop.
    Special Assistance: Persons with disabilities who require special 
assistance should indicate this in their admittance request and are 
encouraged to identify anticipated special needs as early as possible.

Mary Ellen Callahan,
Chief Privacy Officer, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2011-13415 Filed 5-27-11; 8:45 am]