PhD in Economics.
Born on March 18, 1951.
From 1995 to 2012, Elena K. Volchinskaya worked as a staff member of the State Duma Committee on Security, where she was in charge of legislation on information security. She participated in the development of draft laws “On Commercial Confidentiality”, “On Personal Data”, “On Official Confidentiality”, “On Electronic Digital Signature”, “On Electronic Commerce”, “On the Use of Polygraph”, “On the Right to Information”, “On Information, Information Technologies and Information Protection”, and others, as well as a number of Model Laws of the CIS Interparliamentary Assembly, including “On Personal Data”, “On Electronic Digital Signature”. Elena K. Volchinskaya is one of the initiators and organizers of the National Forum “Information Security of Russia in the Global Information Society” (Infoforum) held under the auspices of the State Duma Committee on Security. She is the author of more than 120 monographs, research papers and reports, of which about 100 are dedicated to the problems of information security. Since 2012, she is a Member of the PIR Center Advisory Board Working Group on International Information Security and Global Internet Governance.
PIR Center Advisory Board Member since 2015.
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