18:00 - 18:45: Arrive & mingle with people.
18:45 - 19:30: Main talk: Synthetic Data: Privacy Problems and Solutions
19:30 - 21:00: Continue chatting & networking.
Peter Juritz is a Software Engineer from Cape Town. He has worked locally and internationally with a wide range of companies, from small to big. Currently he is the lead Engineer at Hazy - a privacy startup based in London. Interests include distributed systems, data engineering and putting off writing Bios.
In this talk I'll be discussing modern approaches to Data Privacy. Information is an increasingly influential part of our lives and society - with this come questions on how to treat data responsibly, but still harness it's power. Synthetic data is emerging as a technique to address many of these problems.
We will talk about:
* Some Privacy Conecpts: Differential/Epsilon Privacy, Anonymization, Privacy Metrics
* Some Algorithms: Synthpop, Secure Data Vault, TGAN, ...
* Some implications: Data Agility, Security, Policy.
The new AWS building on the corner of Roeland and McKenzie (old Ferrarri building).
There is a parkade at Wembley square as well as street parking outside the building.
Jetbrains for giving away a full license to one of their products
OfferZen for the speaker gift, shirts and stickers
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