Advocacy - Resources
ITI and SIIA released a set of global principles intended to apply to government collection of private sector data from commercial entities
January 16, 2014
Recognizing that governments around the world engage in surveillance activities; and Recognizing that certain important considerations must be built into government access to private sector data in the course of surveillance activities; The principles below are intended to apply to government collection of private sector data from commercial entities.
Submission to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
October 24, 2013
We appreciated the opportunity to meet with the members of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) last month. As our members discussed at the meeting, the recent revelations relating to the U.S. intelligence programs have impacted the technology sector both domestically and internationally.
Comments to the Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technology
October 03, 2013
ITI and SIIA appreciated the opportunity to meet with the Review Group last month and to provide input in connection with the Review Group’s mandate to advise President Obama on “how the United States can employ its technical collection capabilities in a way that optimally protects our national security and advances our foreign policy..."
Comments to the White House
August 20, 2013
We appreciate the opportunity to participate in the discussions surrounding privacy and civil liberties that the Administration has convened regarding the scope and operation of the U.S. government’s surveillance programs.