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Friday, September 1 • 09:00 - 12:00
The EU's New Data Protection Law - a Survival Guide

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What data do you hold?
Are you processing the data, or controlling it?
Do you have the consents to use that data like that?
Do you have a register of all that data and every way you use it, and what for?
Can you find every piece of data you hold that relates to an individual, copy it and send it to them—for free—within 30 days?
What happens when they say they want it erased?
The General Data Protection Directive comes into force on the 25th May 2018. New powers mean regulators can impose fines for breaches up to 4% of annual turnover. This workshop is for anyone trying to make sure that their organisation isn't in breach by the implementation date.
GDPR isn't just a compliance project. It's a business culture change project. Let's struggle our way through together.

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John Looney

John Looney did 24x7 support for a webhosting company, spent nearly 12 years in Google as an SRE (compute, storage, datacenters and Ads) as well as running team-build courses. He is now applying SRE to Intercom's infrastructure. He is passionate about ensuring that engineers know... Read More →
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Simon McGarr

M3AAWG Senior Advisor, Data Compliance Europe
Simon McGarr is a lawyer with McGarr Solicitors in Dublin, and the managing director of Data Compliance Europe, a global consultancy on GDPR and data protection matters. He's a Senior Policy Advisor for M3AAWG and a guest lecturer with the European Academy of Law in Trier as well... Read More →

Friday September 1, 2017 09:00 - 12:00 IST
Meeting Rooms 1+2