Annual Data Protection Update 2016

Annual Data Protection Update 2016

This year has seen the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) approved. Get ready for fines of up to €20 million or 4% of global turnover for major breaches.

Why is this event important for YOU?
4% of anyone’s turnover is a lot of money. Even if your organisation is not fined that much for a breach of the Regulation, it will be higher than existing fines and any data protection breach will cause you all kinds of attendant problems and bad publicity.

But do you know how to deal with a breach and how you might ameliorate the damage caused? Do you know what you could do to find out how it happened or what to do to stop evidence being contaminated? You will after this event and that knowledge could save you a fortune and your reputation.

After attending you will:

  • Be aware of all the major data protection developments affecting Ireland-based organisations
  • Be aware of what you can do NOW to prepare for the changes and dangers to your organisation under the new GDPR and minimise you potential liabilities
  • Be aware of all the steps you must take to deal with a data security breach
  • Be aware of the steps you can take to assist a robust forensic investigation of a data breach
  • Be aware of the latest case law and other employment-related developments arising out of Data Protection and an employer's vicarious liability for an employee's actions

Course overview/outline programme
Our seminar has four complimentary sessions:

  • The Data Protection Review: An update on what’s been happening in data protection over the last year and expected to come
  • Managing and Containing a Data Breach, Part One – Two scenarios: handling a system breach and loss of personal manual data in a public place
  • Managing and Containing a Data Breach, Part Two – What you can do to ensure Forensic Investigations are robust and stand up in court
  • Employment Issues and Employer Liability – latest case developments on an employer’s liability for the actions and negligence of your employees

Who is it for?
This event is aimed at HR professionals, Data Protection Officers, Finance Directors and others responsible for data protection issues in the workplace or service provision.

When and where?
8.30am-12.30pm on Tuesday 6th March 2018
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood, Dublin

Price...
Standard Rate: € 550 
Save an additional €20 if you pay online when booking.

Event details

Duration

8.30am - 12.30pm

Date

06 March 2018

Location

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood, Dublin

Price

Standard Rate: € 550 
Save an additional €20 if you pay online when booking.