NADPO Annual Conference 2018

The 2018 AGM was postponed. Conference speakers were:

  • Paul Chadwick, Guardian Readers Editor
  • Ibrahim Hasan, Act Now Training, Guest lecturer at the University of Northumbria, writer for the Law Society Gazette.
  • Samantha Sayers, Data Protection Solicitor, Legal and Compliance Services, PwC
  • Brian Davidson, Senior Manager, PWC
  • James Cornwell, Barrister, 11KBW
  • Heather Burns, WebDevLaw
  • Professor Charles Raab, Professional Fellow, Politics and International Relations, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh
  • Stewart Room, Partner, PwC Legal, Global Head of Syber Secufity and Data Protection

Agenda for the day:

  • 09:30 – 10:45 Registration, coffee and networking
  • 10:45 – 11:20 Paul Chadwick:The need for a law to regulate AI
  • 11:20 – 11:35 Break for coffee and networking
  • 11:35 – 12:10 Ibrahim Hasan: “FOI: The new section 45 Code of Practice”
  • 12:10 – 12:45 Samantha Sayers & Brian Davidson: Role of the modern DPO – evolution or revolution?”
  • 12:45 – 13:45 Lunch and networking
  • 13:45 – 14:20 James Cornwell: Recent EIR cases
  • 14:20 – 14:55 Heather Burns:Raising awareness of data protection in open-source projects
  • 14:55 – 15:10 Break for coffee and networking
  • 15:10 – 15:45 Professor Charles Raab: Privacy and ethics
  • 15:45 – 16:20 Stewart Room:Roller-coaster review of the year
  • 16:30 – late Post-conference Tweet-up

NADPO Summer Conference 2018

12 June 2018 in Leicester.

Speakers were:

  • Tim Turner, 2040 Training (Cambridge Analytica)
  • Kevin Mulley, National Archives (Historic data and the GDPR)
  • Lynn Wyeth, Leicester City Council (Update: Keeping a local authority on the road to GDPR)
  • Angela Middleton, Leicestershire Police (What to do when the police come calling)
  • Inga Kroener, Qualogue Ltd (Data protection challenges for international aid and development organisations)