Conference Speaker Stephen DEADMAN

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Job title Head of Legal Privacy, Security & Content Standards
Organisation Vodafone

Stephen is the Group Privacy Officer and Head of Legal – Privacy, Security & Content Standards at Vodafone Group, one of the world’s leading mobile communications companies. Stephen is responsible for leading Vodafone’s global privacy policy and strategy, and the development and implementation of Vodafone’s global privacy programme.

Stephen joined Vodafone in 1997 where he played a central role in the creation of Vodafone’s global legal function. In 2002 Stephen founded and chaired Vodafone’s international network of privacy & security law experts. In 2005 he was appointed Head of Technology and Media law with responsibility, among other things, for legal and regulatory advice on the development of global products and services, and where he succeeded in the formulation and adoption of Vodafone’s global privacy policy.

With over 13 years in the mobile industry, Stephen has worked on many the emerging privacy issues for the sector including geo-location, mobile advertising, identity management and human rights, and spoken at many industry, privacy and security conferences in Europe and the US.