Françoise Gilbert has focused on information privacy and security for more than 25 years; she regularly deals with compliance challenges raised by cloud computing, connected objects, smart cities, big data, mobile applications, wearable devices, social media, and other cutting-edge developments. Françoise is internationally recognized as a thought leader and expert in data privacy and cyber security. In 2015, she was recognized as a “Cybersecurity and Privacy Trailblazer”. In 2014, she was named “San Francisco Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers for her work in information privacy and security. She has been listed in Chambers USA and Chambers Global since 2008, Best Lawyers in America since 2007, and Who’s Who in Ecommerce and Internet Law since 1998 as one of the leading privacy and cybersecurity attorneys.