LIVE! 2007 Speaker
Dan Caprio
President
Progress & Freedom Foundation


Dan Caprio

Daniel W. Caprio, Jr. is a senior fellow and president of The Progress & Freedom Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation, Caprio served as Acting Assistant Secretary for Technology Policy and Chief Privacy Officer for the Department of Commerce. While at the Department of Commerce, Mr. Caprio oversaw all Departmental activities related to the development and implementation of federal privacy laws, policies, and practices. He served as Co-Chairman of the Federal Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Council and Chairman of the Department of Commerce RFID Working Group. Prior to working at the Department of Commerce, Mr. Caprio served for six years as Chief of Staff to Federal Trade Commissioner Orson Swindle, where he worked as principal technology policy advisor with specific emphasis on information security, privacy, and global electronic commerce.