The Privacy and Security Academy was founded by Professors Daniel Solove and Paul Schwartz to advance knowledge about privacy and security through events, courses, books, and other endeavors. The Privacy and Security Academy aims to develop a community where experts can share their knowledge and experiences.


Daniel Solove

Daniel J. Solove is the John Marshall Harlan Research Professor of Law at the George Washington University Law School. He founded TeachPrivacy, a company providing privacy and data security training. One of the world’s leading experts in privacy law, Solove is the author of 10 books and more than 50 articles.


Paul Schwartz

Paul Schwartz is a leading international expert on information privacy law. He is the Jefferson E. Peyser Professor at UC Berkeley School of Law and a Director of the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology. Schwartz is also a Special Advisor at Paul Hastings, where he works in the Privacy and Data Security Practice.