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Privacy by Design Awards 2023

Privacy by Design Awards

Thursday 4th May 2023 | Art Gallery NSW

Which brands operating in the Australian market are upholding the Privacy by Design Principles in the most meaningful ways?

CyberCX has analysed the digital ‘shopfronts’ of leading Australian consumer brands across 11 industry sectors against the Privacy by Design Principles.

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The CyberCX Privacy by Design Awards return for 2023 with a gala dinner and ceremony, awarding the best performing brands for each of the seven Privacy by Design Principles.

The evening will feature:

  • Keynote presentations from global and Australian privacy leaders
  • 3-course dining and drinks at the stunning new Art Gallery of NSW North building
  • Awards ceremony to recognise leading brands in Privacy by Design

Guest Speakers

Dr Ann Cavoukian, Founder of the Privacy by Design Principles, former Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario (virtual)

Katherine Jones PSM, Secretary of the Attorney-General’s Department

Samantha Yorke, Public Policy and Government Relations, Google

Alastair MacGibbon, Chief Strategy Officer, CyberCX

Event details

Date: Thursday 4th May 2023

Time: 6.30pm – 10.30pm AEST

Venue: Sculpture Gallery and Meers Hall, Art Gallery of NSW (North building)

Dress code: Business attire

Tickets: Limited tickets and tables available for purchase. Register now to avoid missing out.

Who should attend?

Privacy, security, risk and data professionals, and other industry and government sector representatives.

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Privacy by Design Awards 2023

“Privacy by Design is about considering data protection and privacy issues upfront in everything you do. It can help you ensure that you comply with the UK GDPR’s fundamental principles and requirements, and forms part of the focus on accountability.“

– UK Information Commissioner’s Office

Privacy by Design Awards 2022

Brands leading the pack for each of the seven Principles were celebrated at the inaugural CyberCX Privacy by Design Awards Dinner held in Sydney on May 5, 2022.

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Privacy by Design Awards findings and insights

Observations in the Australian Market 2022

Observations in the Australian Market Report is the first edition of the analysis of over 100 top consumer brands operating in Australia and their performance against the 7 Privacy by Design Principles, to uncover what brands are doing to demonstrate excellence in Privacy by Design.

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Award Categories

Overall winner


2022 Top Performer: Australian Corporate

National Australia Bank

2022 Top Performer: Federal Government

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

2022 Top Performer: State Government

Service NSW

Principle 1: Proactive not Reactive; Preventative not Remedial

2022 Top Performer

Principle 2: Privacy as the Default Setting

2022 Top Performer

Principle 3: Privacy Embedded into Design

2022 Top Performer

Principle 4: Full Functionality – Positive-Sum, not Zero-Sum

2022 Top Performer

Principle 5: End-to-End Security – Full Lifecycle Protection

2022 Top Performer
Uber Eats

Principle 6: Visibility and Transparency – Keep it Open

2022 Top Performer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Principle 7: Respect for User Privacy – Keep it User-Centric

2022 Top Performer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation