Del Harvey: Protecting privacy at Twitter

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About this talk: Twitter’s Head of Safety, Del Harvey, shares what she’s learned about protecting users' privacy on a platform where activity grows by the billions every two days. Through her funny and insightful anecdotes, she paints a picture of what it’s like to oversee a community where a one-in-a-million chance is pretty good odds.

About this speaker

As Senior Director of Trust and Safety at Twitter, Del works to define policy and to ensure user safety and security in the challenging realm of modern social media. Prior to joining Twitter, she spent five years as the co-administrator and law enforcement liaison for a 501(c)3 non-profit charity, working with agencies ranging from local police departments to the FBI, U.S. Marshals and the Secret Service. She is @delbius on Twitter.

About this event

TED@BCG was an event produced by TED in conjunction with our partner, the Boston Consulting Group. The event gathered together leaders from business, academia, and society who have been at the forefront of change and transformation. The TED@BCG series of events were held in Singapore and San Francisco in October 2013.