Women In STEAM Fields

Latanya Sweeney

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Computer Scientist and Professor of Government and Technology in Residence and the Director of the Data Privacy Lab at Harvard University. Formerly the Chief Technologist of the US Federal Trade Commission. she is known for her contributions to privacy technology, including the theory of k-anonymity, observing that 87% of the U.S. population is uniquely identified by date of birth, gender, postal code. More…