Stephen Lau served as Hong Kong’s first Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data from 1996 to 2001. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Stephen Lau served as Hong Kong’s first Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data from 1996 to 2001. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Stephen Lau served as Hong Kong’s first Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data from 1996 to 2001. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
City Weekend

Hong Kong’s data privacy pioneer lowers his guard

In 1996 he became the city’s first privacy commissioner, now Stephen Lau reflects on how data protection has changed over the years and the biggest challenges that lie ahead

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Stephen Lau served as Hong Kong’s first Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data from 1996 to 2001. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Stephen Lau served as Hong Kong’s first Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data from 1996 to 2001. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Stephen Lau served as Hong Kong’s first Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data from 1996 to 2001. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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