European Privacy Association (EPA) General Data Protection Regulation Webinar Series

– a series of informative webinars throughout 2016 –
The EPA General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) webinars will be held throughout the year and are aimed at all professionals interested in the regulation of data protection. Each webinar will be chaired by Dr. Paolo Balboni, President and Noriswadi Ismail, Scientific Director and members of our Scientific Committee and will last for 60 minutes, ending with a Q&A session.The webinars will  focus on compliance, governance, business controls and operational aspects in relation to the forthcoming GDPR relevant for all companies doing business in Europe.The GDPR debate and discussion have dominated the European marketplace for the past 4 years. Organisations and stakeholders have 2 years to operationalise their GDPR readiness programme to avoid non-compliance enforcement actions from national Data Protection Authorities.NB: If you weren’t able to sign up before the first webinar it is still possible to sign up for the series.  In compensation you will receive a detailed summary of the April 20th presentation.

Program Schedule from 20 April – 14 November 2016, 11:00-12:00 CET:

* Applicability, definitions and principles (April 20th)
* Legal grounds to process personal data (April 27th)
* Data subjects’ rights (ranging from data portability to the right to be forgotten) (May 9th)
* Data Controller and Processor’s general obligations – Data Protection by Default/design and Accountability (May 27th)
* Data Security – Personal data breach notification to the DPA and notification of personal data breach to the data subject (June 6th)
* Compulsory appointment of Data Protection Officer (June 20th)
* Data Protection Impact Assessment (September 5th)
* Codes of conduct and certification (September 19th)
* Summary of the main GDPR provisions relating to specific data processing situations(October 3rd)
* Transfer of personal data to 3rd countries and/or international organisations (October 17th)
* Independent Supervisory Authorities and European Data Protection Board (November 1st)
* Liability and sanctions (November 14th)

The price of attendance for the remaining webinars is €670.00 (excluding VAT)
Fellows receive a special discount of 50% for a total of €350.00 (excluding VAT) for all remaining webinars

To become Fellow of EPA it is necessary to send your CV to info [@] and subject to a positive EPA Board evaluation of your profile, you will need to contribute to EPA.  Fellow annual supportership is €100.00 (excluding VAT).
If you would like to know more about the benefits of becoming a Fellow please contact us.

– All webinars will be recorded in case you cannot attend and have paid for the package –

Feel free to contact us for further information.

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