UPDATE: Here is a short podcast with details of a recent survey from the Irish Computer Society about Data Protection reported in the Sunday Bsuiness Post. You will also find an article in Business and Leadership about the survey.
If you are not able to attend the conference this week follow them on Twitter @IrishCompSoc and follow the Twitter hash tag for the conference #dpconf11. The collection of Tweets about the conference will be archived on WtHashtag.com.
Here is a conference that all business owners in Ireland need to be aware of an consider attending – hosted by the Irish Computer Society it is the 3rd Annual ICS Data Protection Conference 2011.The conference will be officially opened by Billy Hawkes, Data Protection Commissioner, and will also look at new and upcoming Data Protection legislation. At this year’s conference, topics will be led by industry experts from Ireland and UK and subjects covered include:
– Data Protection in relation to Cloud Computing
– Digital Marketing: Data Protection Rules and Regulation– Practical Tools for Electronic Data Management.
The event takes place on 24 February 2011 at the Radisson Blu Hotel Golden Lane, Dublin and the investment is €200 for ICS Members and €350 for Non Members.
There is also a great opportunity to submit your questions ahead of the conference for the speaker panel to discuss.
Speaker include representatives from An Post, BT and ESB.
You can register your place today HERE.
I would also recommed that you get access to the ICS recent newsletter which covers 8 ways to keep up to date with the 8 rules of data protection in Ireland – with fines of up to €100,000, and of course an impact to your corporate reputation it’s never been more important to ensure compliance with Data Protection