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Are You Ready for GDPR?





Audience

Anyone seeking clarification on how The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect your business, how to comply to the new regulations or gain a better understanding your accountability and liability.

You may be a manager controlling business or personal data, hold responsibility for information security, a business leader looking to understand and mitigate data protection risks, anyone in your organization where data processing is part of their role.  


 
 Duration A half day workshop 12.00-14.00    
 Objectives The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into force on the 25th May 2018. It will replace the current Data Protection Act 1998 and broaden the requirements of organisations that collect and process personal information. Are you ready for the changes? Do you comply?

The Agenda GDPR half day workshop will provide you with an understanding of the key changes and the impact of the new legislations, discussions of the processes that you will need to consider before becoming compliant and an opportunity to discuss any specific concerns you may have with our GDPR practitioner and Head of Compliance at Agenda, Chris Withers.  
   
 Content • An overview of GDPR and what is changing
• 12 practical steps to prepare you for GDPR
• Key terms, definitions and scope
• Definition of personal data under new legislation
• How these changes affect your data processing
• The lawful basis for processing the information you hold
• Appropriate technical and organisational measures, including information security
• Consent - what is it? when is it necessary? how to obtain and evidence it
 • The rights of data subjects
• Data mapping and records of processing data
 • Data Protection Officer - do you need one? their role, accountability and liability
 • Data privacy issues
• Penalties of non-compliance with GDPR

   
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One Nucleus members will receive 10% discount on all bookings.

To request a place on this half day workshop, please contact: laura.gilbey@agendalifesciences.co.uk