Boston Bar | Privacy and Cybersecurity Conference

2020 Conference

Thursday, December 3rd
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Friday, December 4th
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cyberspace | Via Zoom

Conference Archive

Virtual Privacy & Cybersecurity Conference

The BBA Privacy & Cybersecurity Conference has been adapted to a virtual format and will feature two days of live and on-demand content curated and presented by top privacy, cybersecurity and digital law practitioners and industry experts.

Registration for the conference includes access to both days of the conference: Thursday, December 3rd and Friday, December 4th.


DAY ONE – December 3rd

9:00 AM – 9:50 AM
Live via Zoom Webinar

European Union Regulatory Changes: Post-Schrems II Landscape

10:00 AM – 10:50 AM
Live via Zoom Webinar

Telehealth Challenges During Covid-19: Privacy, Security and Access to Care

  • Julie Korostoff – Member & Chair, IT Transactions & Outsourcing Practice, Mintz 
  • Robert G. Martin – Senior Legal Counsel, Mass General Brigham

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Live via Zoom Webinar

U.S. Legal Developments: California and Beyond

  • Moderator: Sara Cable – Chief of the Data Privacy and Security Division, Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office 
  • Heather Egan Sussman – Partner, Head of Global Cyber, Privacy & Data Innovation Practice Group, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP 
  • Pia Owens – Senior Legal Counsel, The MathWorks 
  • Colin J. Zick – Partner, Co-Chair, Privacy and Data Security Practice, Foley Hoag LLP

DAY TWO – December 4th

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Live via Zoom Webinar


  • Moderator: Seth Berman – Partner, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • Moderator: Katherine Fick – Senior Counsel, IBM Corporation
  • Matt Gayford – Principal Consultant, Palo Alto Networks/Crypsis 
  • Nick Rossmann – Global Lead for Threat Intelligence, IBM Security X-Force 
  • Kevin Swindon – Corporate Vice President, Global Security, Charles River Laboratories 

10:10 AM – 11:10 AM
Live via Zoom Webinar

Interactive Cyber Incident Response Simulation

  • Moderator: Adam Bookbinder – Partner, Choate Hall & Stewart 
  • Amy Burkart – Of Counsel, Jones Day 
  • Shanna Cotti-Osmanski – EVP of Information Technology & CIO, CONMED Corporation
  • Eric Friedberg – Founder, Stroz Friedberg 
  • Seth Kosto – Deputy Chief, Securities, Financial and Cyber Fraud UnitU.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts

11:20 AM – 11:40 AM
Live via Zoom Webinar

Micro-Session #1: Should Failure to Disclose a Data Incident Lead to Criminal Prosecution?  A Discussion of U.S. v. Sullivan

11:40 AM – 12:00 PM
Live via Zoom Webinar

Micro-Session #2: Cyber Threat Update: Evolution of Hybrid Nation-State/E-Crime Attacks

  • Josh Burgess – Technical Lead Threat Intelligence Advisor, CrowdStrike


Our final session will not be recorded – please join us live for Micro-Session #2: Cyber Threat Update: Evolution of Hybrid Nation-State/E-Crime Attacks

On-Demand Sessions

Available on December 3rd

Link made available to registrants on December 3rd

Healthcare Privacy and Security: Looking Ahead to a Post-COVID World – Presented by Goodwin

  • David Faraone – Senior Director, Palo Alto Networks/Crypsis
  • David Harlow Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, Insulet Corporation
  • David Kantrowitz – Counsel, Goodwin Procter LLP
  • Allyson Maur – Associate, Goodwin Procter LLP

Link made available to registrants on December 3rd

Break Glass In Case of Cybersecurity Emergency: Twenty Steps to Effectively Manage a Data Breach from Day One – Presented by Nutter

Adam Bookbinder
Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

Seth Berman
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Sara Cable
Director of Data Privacy and Security
Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office

Amy Harman Burkart
Of Counsel
Jones Day

Katherine Fick
Senior Counsel
IBM Corporation

Jonathan Hu
Counsel & Vice President
State Street

Robert Martin
Senior Legal Counsel
Mass General Brigham

Pia Owens
Senior Legal Counsel
The Mathworks

If you are interested in sponsoring the 2020 Privacy & Cybersecurity Conference, please contact Maggie DeMoura at



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