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Amie Stepanovich

U.S. Policy Manager

Amie Stepanovich (Phone Extension: +1-202-573-4721, Email: amie@accessnow.org) works to ensure that laws and policies on surveillance and cybersecurity recognize and respect human rights. At Access Now, Amie manages and develops the organization's U.S. policy and leads global projects at the intersection of human rights and government surveillance. Previously, Amie was the Director of the Domestic Surveillance Project at the Electronic Privacy Information Center, where she testified in hearings in both the Senate and the House of Representatives, as well as in State legislatures. Amie is a board member of the Internet Education Foundation. She was a liaison to the American Bar Association's Cybersecurity Working Group and co-chaired the 2014 Computers, Freedom, and Privacy Conference. Amie was named as a Privacy Ambassador by the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada and was recognized in 2014 as one of Forbes magazine’s 30 under 30 leaders in Law and Policy. She has a J.D. from New York Law School, and a B.S. from the Florida State University.

Blog

A missed opportunity in Morocco

To get outcomes from meetings like the Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, we need to foster deeper engagement by all stakeholders.

26 October 2016

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Brazil’s Olympic surveillance legacy

The Rio Olympics may be over, but the privacy-invasive surveillance equipment that Brazil purchased for the games is likely to re-purposed, with inadequate transparency and limits for its use.

24 August 2016

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