March 14, 2019

Consumer trust in smart products; balancing innovation and privacy as personal data fuels the fourth industrial revolution

This year World Consumer Rights Day is focusing on trusted smart products, examining how the wants and needs of consumers… Read More ▸

July 24, 2018

The Human Rights and Technology Conference

With the unprecedented rate of data collection, use of Big Data, and adoption of artificial intelligence, we are at the… Read More ▸

July 27, 2018

UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy

Professor Joseph Cannataci, UN Special Rapporteur for Privacy appointed by the Human Rights Council, is mandated to examine and report… Read More ▸

July 17, 2018

query:data conference

CPRC’s latest research on consumer data has shown a clear lack of transparency and choice for consumers on how their… Read More ▸

July 15, 2018

Australians primed for a backlash against data free-for-all

The Consumer Data and Digital Economy report, released today by Consumer Policy Research Centre (CPRC), has found Australians are not… Read More ▸

Report launch: Consumer Data and the Digital Economy

Australians are spending more of their lives online. 87% were active internet users in 2017, more than 17 million use… Read More ▸

May 30, 2018

Will Big Data end the ‘fair go’ for Australian consumers?

Australia is lagging other countries in its understanding of the impacts of ‘big data’ collection and consumer profiling, the Consumer… Read More ▸

May 13, 2018

Research: Australian consumers ‘soft targets’ in Big Data economy

Surveying the digital behaviours of 1004 Australian consumers over the past 12 months, CPRC found that: Only 6% had read… Read More ▸

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