GDPR: are you sure you've thought of everything?


8.45 - 9.15 Registration
9.15 - 9.25 Welcome and opening remarks

Graeme Burton, Group News Editor, Enterprise IT, Incisive Media

9.25 - 9.45 Computing research: GDPR: are you sure you've thought of everything?"
  • GDPR - sensible privacy update or bureaucratic overreach?
  • Right of erasure - the top compliance concern
  • Data breach reporting
  • GDPR and the cloud
  • Compliance strategies

Peter Gothard, Technology Analyst, Computing

9.45 - 10.10 GDPR: A strategic overview
  • New requirements in GDPR for privacy of data subjects
  • A strategic approach to GDPR
  • GDPR challenges and takeaways

Tarun Samtani, Group Cyber Security Advisor, Findel Plc, Express-Gifts and Findel Education

10.10 - 10.30 Driving business value with the GDPR
  • As each day ticks past we seem to hear more and more about the challenge of GDPR. Is there another view?
  • Can GDPR can be an opportunity for organisations?
  • Learn how organisations can drive business value by approaching the GDPR in the right way

Steve Norledge, GDPR Leader, UK & Ireland, IBM

10.30 - 11.00 Coffee and networking
11.00 - 11.25 GDPR - as exciting as 50 shades of privacy!

Legal expert, Robert Bond, will give advice on how to prepare for GDPR without getting hot and bothered.

  • Key aspects of GDPR
  • Issues for controllers and processors
  • DPO or not DPO?

Robert Bond, Partner, Bristows LLP

11.25 - 12.10 Panel Discussion: Gearing up for GDPR

Ian Johns, Head of Architecture, King's College London

Matthew Kay, Information Governance Manager, London Borough of Hounslow

Erik Vynckier, Board Member, Foresters Friendly Society

Steve Norledge, GDPR Leader, UK & Ireland, IBM

Moderator: Graeme Burton, Group News Editor, Enterprise IT, Incisive Media

  • Practical impact of the GDPR on IT departments
  • What changes do companies need to start making now to comply with the GDPR?
  • Complying with legislation can be burdensome, but do you believe it can also drive best practice and innovation?
  • Do you think it will be necessary to invest in additional infrastructure to comply with GDPR?
12.10 - 12.15 Closing remarks

Graeme Burton, Group News Editor, Enterprise IT, Incisive Media

12.15 - 13.15 Lunch and networking