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Complying with the GDPR: International Data Protection and Privacy Excellence Forum

Understanding, Preparing For and Implementing the EU General Data Protection Regulation

6-8 April 2016
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel, London, United Kingdom

Conference Workshop

Developing a System of Control for Data Protection Compliance

In this interactive workshop participants will learn how to take a proactive approach to managing data protection compliance. Rather than waiting for a breach to occur, this highly recommended approach uses risk management principles to identify the risks, prioritise and then manage them by avoiding or mitigating a data breach. By attending this workshop you will be able to successfully develop a comprehensive system of control, enabling the evidence of data protection compliance.

Workshop Moderator: Mandy Webster

Company: Director & Principal, Data Protection Consulting Limited

Why You Should Attend

Complying with the GDPR: International Data Protection and Privacy Excellence Forum

The biggest data protection reform in 20 years is finally upon us. At the marcus evans Complying with the GDPR: International Data Protection and Privacy Excellence Forum, a selection of the most reputable organisations will discuss their best strategies for overcoming the most pressing challenges introduced by the new regulation. This premium marcus evans conference is leading the way in uncovering the best strategies for achieving outstanding levels of compliance throughout your organisation. Key issues that will be explored include consolidating interpretations of the obligations, understanding the impacts on everyday operations and strengthening security of international data transfers. Data protection standards in your organisation will be drastically improved through the identification of most effective techniques for gaining explicit consent and the achievement of outstanding audit trail accuracy.

This marcus evans conference is designed to bring together leading data protection and privacy compliance experts from a wide range of industries to share quality, in-depth case studies and to allow for comprehensive learning from experience. Delegates will learn optimal techniques for keeping track of all data locations, in addition to how to manage a crisis when things go wrong through a structured crisis management programme. Concerns surrounding DPOs will be dispelled through an improved understanding of selecting the right person and allocating limited budget and best practises for balancing stringent obligations in the digital era will be shared. By attending this conference, reaching full compliance with the GDPR and delivering an outstanding level of data protection will be achievable. 

Key Topics

  • Gain a full understanding of the impacts on your business: Consolidate understandings of the requirements and discover best practices for embedding new systems and procedures
  • Learn successful approaches for keeping track of your data locations and most effective strategies for managing the regulation in a multinational company
  • Optimise understandings of new and stringent obligations: Selecting the right DPO, simplify the Right to be Forgotten and evaluating the impacts of the One Stop Shop
  • Discover best practices for demonstrating compliance: Strategies for gaining explicit consent and delivering a comprehensive crisis management plan
  • Identify how to balance the new requirements in the digital era through preserving the ability to innovate and assessing the security challenges posed by new technology
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Amec Foster Wheeler plc, Huawei Technologies Oy (Finland) Co Ltd, Levi Strauss & Co Europe, Netflix Inc, T. Garanti Bank A. S., Telefonica International Wholesale Services S.L, Westbourne, A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, Al-Ghurair Foods, Aon Ltd, ARCELIK AS, British Telecom, Celgene International Sarl, Centre for Information Policy Leadership, Dell, Deutsche Telekom AG, Ebay, ELIG Attorneys-at-Law, Ericsson, European Commission, Google, KLM, KPN, Lorica, MasterCard, Navitas Risk Services, Novo Nordisk A/S, Otto (GmbH & Co KG), Philips, Sanitas, Sky Digital, Spitzweg Partnerschaft, StepStone, Telefonica, Tom Tom, TURKCELL, Unilever, Visa Europe, Vodafone

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    Practical Insights From

    Thomas Zerdick
    Deputy Head Data Protection Unit
    European Commission

    Carmelo Fontana
    Senior Legal Counsel

    Anne Bahr
    R&D Privacy Officer

    Christian Drechsler
    Head Legal IT/IP|Data Protection
    Zurich Insurance Company

    Mark Keddie
    Chief Privacy Officer

    Ross Phillipson
    Senior Legal Counsel
    Protector & Gamble

    Stefano Tagliabue
    Privacy Department
    Telecom Italia

    Hans Martens
    Regional Privacy Manager Europe

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    • "The conference was very well organised. Very good speakers with excellent knowledge of the subject matter. Venue also very good. Mixed attendance which added to the value of the conference". Amec Foster Wheeler
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Melini Hadjitheori

    PO Box 24797
    CY-1304 Nicosia

    +357 22 849 308
    Fax: +357 22 849 394