Past eventDirector's Breakfast BriefingPartners and Major Corporates

Security and Privacy in a Free Society

6 November 2013 - 08:00 to 09:15

Chatham House, London


Rt Hon Sir Malcolm Rifkind MP, Chairman, Intelligence and Security Committee; UK Foreign Secretary (1995-97)



Sir Malcolm Rifkind will discuss the need to reconcile the privacy of the citizen with the desire of the public to be protected from terrorist attacks and serious crime. He will consider whether intelligence bodies and strategies need to adapt, and share his insights into the controversy over the Edward Snowden leaks and their significance for the United Kingdom.

Attendance is strictly by invitation only. To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.

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This event is only open to Major Corporate Member and Partner organizations of Chatham House.