17th Annual Data Protection Practical Compliance Conference

 

Data Protection Conference

In-Person / Virtual

 

17th & 18th November 2022 - CENTRAL DUBLIN

 

 
KEYNOTE ADDRESS:
 
Graham Doyle
Deputy Commissioner
Data Protection Commission
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Ireland's largest annual 2-day data protection event focuses on the continuing challenges facing professionals working in the areas of data protection and privacy.

 

 

Conference microphone

"As always, the quality of the PDP conference was excellent and it is the one conference I make sure not to miss every year"

 

 


 

Conference Agenda

 

 

Day 1 - Speakers Presentations (In-Person & Virtual)

(Thursday, 17th November 2022)

 

Click here for detailed outlines of each Presentation >

 

 

Keynote Address: 

Graham Doyle

Deputy Commissioner,

Data Protection Commission, Ireland

Graham Doyle

Conference Chair

Paul Lavery

Partner,

McCann FitzGerald

Paul Lavery

Transparency Notices and the Whatsapp Decision - Back to the Future?

Doug McMahon

Partner,

McCann FitzGerald

Doug McMahon

Monitoring Employee Health Data: the Limits, Safeguards and Lessons from Covid-19

Morgane Conaty BL

Barrister

Morgane Conaty

Children Front and Centre

Gordon Wade

Data Protection Lead,

TikTok

Gordon Wade

The Ever Widening Definition of Data Breach

Adam Finlay

Partner,

McCann FitzGerald

Adam Finlay

Implementing Data Protection at the Research & Development Stage

Patricia González Ulecia Blanco Soler

Privacy Counsel,

Logitech

Patricia Soler

Privacy as CSR: Doing Privacy Right, Not Just Doing Privacy Rights

Dr Valerie Lyons

BH Consulting

Val Lyons

Preparing for and Navigating Statutory Inquiries - Practical Tips and Guidance

Amy Brick

Senior Associate,

McCann FitzGerald

Amy Brick

   

 

Click here for detailed outlines of each Presentation >

 

 

 

FULL LINE-UP OF DAY 1 GUEST SPEAKERS AND PRESENTATION TOPICS TO BE ANNOUNCED SHORTLY...
 

 

 

 

This year's Conference is in association with McCann FitzGerald

 

WorkshopsDay 2 - Workshops (In-person)

(Friday, 18th November 2022)

 

On the second day, delegates choose two practical workshops (from a choice of six). Each Workshop has a duration of 2.5 hours and delegates are encouraged to bring questions to the sessions if they wish to do so.

 

Morning (choose one from the following): 

 

WORKSHOP A:

Cyber Incident Response - Getting it Right When it Goes Wrong

Doug McMahon

Partner, McCann FitzGerald

 Doug McMahon

WORKSHOP B:

Data Breach Management

Ronan Hayes

Data Protection Manager, BCM Global

 Ronan Hayes

WORKSHOP C:

Direct Marketing Masterclass

Catherine Walsh

Senior Associate, McCann FitzGerald

 Catherine Walsh

 

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  Afternoon (choose one from the following): 

 

WORKSHOP D:

Sharing Personal Data with Confidence

John Fitzsimons

Barrister, Cornerstone Barristers

 John Fitzsimons

WORKSHOP E:

International Transfers Post-Schrems - Where We Are Now

Adam Finlay

Partner, McCann FitzGerald

 Adam Finlay

WORKSHOP F:

Remote Working - Essential Data Protection Issues

Mark Ellis

Senior Associate, McCann Fitzgerald

 Mark Ellis

 

Find out more

 

 

 


 

Attendance Options
 
 

Day 1

Speakers Presentations

IN-PERSON

(Central Dublin)

Welcoming back in-person participation and networking with other data protection professionals, join us for lunch and a range of other exclusive benefits

in-person attendance 

VIRTUAL

Presentations are live-streamed for delegates via a dedicated events platform. As well as experiencing each of the presentations LIVE, delegates can ask questions and chat with other virtual delegates

 virtual attendance
 

Day 2

Workshops

                        

IN-PERSON

(Central Dublin)

 

On the second day, delegates choose two practical workshops (from a choice of six). Each Workshop has a duration of 2.5 hours and delegates are encouraged to bring questions to the sessions if they wish to do so.

in-person workshops

 

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Multiple Delegate Discounts:

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Conference
Testimonials

 

"Excellent day! The presentations provided practical advice that will be useful in my day to day job."
Jason Palmer
AXA Life Europe Ltd

 

"Particularly useful was the guidance on formulation and structure of data protection policies."
Dan McDonnell
Co Carlow VEC

 

"Extremely helpful and well organised"
Jim O’Connell
Douglas Credit Union

 

"Each presentation had something important to reflect on"
Marie Cussen
Comreg

 

"Content was excellent"
Philip Higgins
ESB Energy Solutions

 

"Very informative and enjoyable. The handouts are very good"
Stephen Nolan
Microsoft

 

"Excellent presentations"
Paul Dawson
Dublin City Council

 

"Good to hear about the new developments. Very passionate speakers"
Ann Smith
Chartered Accountants Ireland

 

"The presenters were very interesting."
Muriel Koyce
Sunbeam House Services

 

"I found the Conference to touch all the relevant areas for practitioners and something that I have no doubt will be utilised within my organisation"
Lynne Martin
Eirecom Limited

 

"Great mix of topics/issues relating to data protection."
Tony Hughes
Waterford Credit Union

 

"Good tips on outsourcing. The lessons learned from breaches was very useful."
Bernadette Ryan
Bord Gais Eireann

 

"Speakers were very knowledgeable and articulate"
Philip Higgins
ESB Electric

 

"It was well put together. Good speakers, content and venue. First class. Thank you."
Danny O’Donoghue
Bishopstown Credit Union


“Excellent conference… really interesting. You covered a multitude of topics which has given me a food for thought!”
Louise Colgen
Central Bank of Ireland

 

"Very useful and informative"
Cathal McDermott
Dropbox

 

"Great event. All speakers and presentations were compelling and relevant"
Brian Short
Irish Continental Group plc

 

"Informative as usual"
Helen Sheehan
Euromedic Diagnostics Ltd

 

"The theory and practical advice given were highly welcomed"
Ann Smith
Chartered Accountants Ireland

 

"The presenters were very interesting."
Judith Fanning
RTE

 

"The practicality of the subjects was brilliant. A real feeling of having learned something to take away and think about"
Nicola Flannery
Paddy Power Plc

 

"Every subject was relevant and current"
Veronica O’Brien
Irish Water

 

"A very useful conference for all DP Practitioners and a great opportunity to share experiences with other practitioners in the field"
Catriona O’Sullivan
University College Cork

 

"This year, I was very happy with all the presentations. Thank you for organising it"
Irina Sharapova
Kerry Group Plc

 

"I found the conference not only to be practical, but enjoyable which was down to the standard and quality of the presenters"
Martina McKenna
Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board