Speaker details

Lisa A. Hayes

Vice President, Strategy & General Counsel

Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT)

Lisa has deep experience in law and public policy, and serves as the VP of Strategy and General Counsel for the Center for Democracy & Technology. CDT is a champion of global online civil liberties and human rights, driving policy outcomes that keep the internet open, innovative, and free. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, CDT works to preserve the user-controlled nature of the internet and supports laws, corporate policies, and technology tools that protect the privacy of internet users.

Before joining the nonprofit sector, Lisa spent a decade in private practice on the West Coast, where she was a partner in a Seattle law firm and general counsel to a start-up supporting the 1990s internet boom. While in private practice, Lisa served as lead counsel in more than a dozen trials and appeals, and successfully argued hundreds of motions.


Date Title

CyberNext Summit 2019

Oct 10, 2019
Plenary Session
Panel - Global State of Privacy and Why Secure Identity Solutions are Needed

Consumer Identity World USA 2017

Sep 12, 2017
How Customer Experience & CIAM Connect
How to Build Consumer Systems that have Privacy Designed in
Sep 12, 2017
How Customer Experience & CIAM Connect
Panel: From Dumb Cookies to Informed Consent: Privacy-by-design as a Strategic Requirement