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As the world continues to adjust to COVID-19, the IAPP continues to offer a variety ways to help you learn, stay connected, and stay informed with a variety of in-person and virtual options to meet your needs.


Our KnowledgeNet chapters are offering a combination of in-person and virtual KnowledgeNet meetings around the globe!  Check out your options here.

In-Person, Live-Virtual, and Online Training:

In-person trainings are starting to make a return. However, live-virtual and self-directed online training remain excellent options for most of our programs in most locations. Learn more here.

Virtual Exams:

Our testing partner, Pearson Vue, offers in-person and online testing options in most locations around the world. Learn more about your testing options here.

More to come!

We are planning for a return to in-person conferences in 2022. We will also continue to offer amazing virtual content, including web conferences, webinars, podcasts, and more. Keep an eye on the Daily Dashboard and Asia Pacific Dashboard Digest for updates.

Stay well and stay positive!

Jim Campbell, Senior Manager – New Market Development


KnowledgeNet Chapters bring the local privacy community together through free educational meetings and networking activities. They give members the opportunity to meet peers in their local area, learn something new, and earn free continuing privacy education (CPE) credits. There are over 140 chapters worldwide led by dedicated IAPP volunteers. 

We are lucky to already have an active group of members on the ground planning and programming local networking events.  We have 7 Chapters throughout Australia and New Zealand. To sign up and learn more about your local chapter you can manage your subscriptions here. If you are not receiving emails about your local events check out this guide for instructions on how to update your profile.

Wellington                     Auckland

Sydney                           Melbourne

Adelaide                        Brisbane/Gold Coast


Upcoming KnowledgeNet Meetings:

In- Person Sydney KnowledgeNet: 4 May

Live Stream Sydney KnowledgeNet: 4 May

Virtual Melbourne KnowledgeNet: 12 May

Website registrations for events showing an “*” are closed. Please contact for late registrations.

With many chapters holding virtual meetings, you don’t have to be limited by geography. Check out what is happening in KnowledgeNet Chapters around the world!

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We host the industry’s premier privacy-related events, where privacy pros from around the world gather to learn, network, share ideas, and more. Note the updates below regarding our regional APAC events:

IAPP ANZ Summit 2022 is coming!
The dates for an in-person ANZ Summit have been announced: 23-24 November! Check out the website as we post more details. 

Asia Privacy Forum 2022
We are planning an in-person event 18-19 July in Singapore! Check out the website as we post more details.

We are planning a full slate of in-person events for 2022, conditions permitting. Check out the IAPP website for details!

Track our 2022 events here!


The Country Leaders are the local face and voice of the IAPP with local regulators and businesses. They will also be working with the ANZ Advisory Board to program events like the ANZ Privacy Summit in Sydney. They are truly the front line of the IAPP in the region.

Jim Campbell is the Senior Manager – New Market Develpment. He provides operational support for the region, supporting our KnowledgeNet meetings, events, membership and our Country Leaders as we strive to grow the IAPP in the region. He is available to answer your questions about membership and the IAPP in general.

The IAPP ANZ Advisory Board is made up of active privacy professionals from Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). The ANZ board helps to identify and advise on the specific needs of ANZ based privacy professionals. 

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