Strengthening Data Security to Protect Consumers

U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper (D-Colo.), Chair of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Data Security, will convene a subcommittee hearing titled “Strengthening Data Security to Protect Consumers” at 2:30 PM EDT on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. The hearing will focus on the importance of data security, and how to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and accessibility of consumer data and safeguard data against unauthorized access, including through data minimization and robust data security practices.


  • James E. Lee, COO, Identity Theft Resource Center
  • Sam Kaplan, Assistant General Counsel and Senior Director for Public Policy & Government Affairs, Palo Alto Networks
  • Prem Trivedi, Policy Director, New America’s Open Technology Institute
  • Jake Parker, Senior Director of Government Relations, Security Industry Association


WHAT: Subcommittee Hearing on Strengthening Data Security to Protect Consumers
DATE: Wednesday, May 8, 2024
LOCATION: Committee Hearing Room, Russell 253
LIVESTREAM: The hearing will stream live on the Committee websiteTwitter and YouTube.

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