3rd Global Summit on "Data Protection, Privacy & Security - Reforms, Challenges & Opportunities"

The European Union has mandated the GDPR to re-inforce data protection rights of individuals by replacing General Data Protection Directives,1995 w.e.f 25 May, 2018 in the each of 28 EU member states. Government of India had constituteda Committee of Experts to study the various issues relating to data protection in India and make specific suggestions on principles to be considered for data protection in India and suggest a draft Data Protection Bill.

The objective of ongoing researches, drafts, white papers and workings of IT and Law experts in the government as well as private sector stakeholders is to ensure growth of the digital economy while keeping personal data of citizens secure and protected. In this backdrop, the draft regulatory mechanism and legal framework for data protection in India is yet to be set forth for majority consensus and constitutionalisation.

Considering various significant aspects of GDPR towards aligning the requirements of India’s data protection and privacy laws as well as equipping the stakeholders on appropriate technical and organizational measures, and compiling their comprehensive views, the ASSOCHAM has very successfully organized the first Global Summit in New Delhi on 11th May, 2018 and 2nd Global Summit on 27th July 2018 at Bangalore. The summit was graced by several eminent speakers and participants from government of India & industry of India and abroad.

Western region of the country plays a very crucial role in the IT industry of the economy and the stock of perspectives, views & experiences from the region would be a milestone for India’s data protection and privacy laws, therefore, to discuss and deliberate upon the various issues and accordingly level-up the advancement for detailed suggestions and responses to the govt. on this highly significant subject, the ASSOCHAM is organizing 3rd Global Summit on “Data Protection, Privacy & Security – Reforms, Challenges & Opportunities-” on Friday, 24th August, 2018 in Mumbai, India.

The summit aims at inviting the views & suggestions from a multi-stakeholder community on the regulatory and judicial processes, and submit the same for consideration by the government in building an Indian data protection law and process of reforms in the interest of development of a strong and contextually relevant data protection framework.

Invited Eminent Speakers

  • Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon'ble Minister for Law & Justice and Electronics and IT, Govt. of India
  • Shri Gopalakrishnan S., Joint Secretary, Department of Electronics and IT, Govt. of India
  • Shri Deepak Kumar, Chief General Manager-in-Charge, Department of IT, Reserve Bank of India
  • Dr. Goutam Chatterjee, Principal Adviser, Department of Statistics & Information Management, Reserve Bank of India
  • Shri Sunil K. Gupta, Secretary, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India
  • Mr. Sandeep Jajodia, President, ASSOCHAM & Chairman & Managing Director, Monnet Group
  • Mr. Manas Kumar Chaudhuri, Chairman, ASSOCHAM National Council for Competition Law and Partner, Khaitan & Co.
  • Mr. Kishor Pradhan, Co-Chairman, ASSOCHAM National Council for Factoring and Member, ASSOCHAM National Council for Corporate Fraud and Internal Audit and CEO, Global Trade Consultancy Services
  • Ms. Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, Director, Risk Services -India and South Asia, Visa
  • Mr. Bithal Bhardwaj, Chief Information Security Officer, GE South Asia
  • Mr. Ashutosh Jain, Chief Information Security Officer, Axis Bank Limited
  • Mr. Anubhav Kapoor, General Counsel & Company Secretary, Tata Technologies Limited
  • Mr. Siddharth Vishwanath, Leader, Cyber Advisory, PwC
  • Mr. Sriram Sivaramakrishnan, Partner, Cyber Security, PwC
  • Mr. S Sridharan, VP & Chief Information Security Officer, NCDEX Ltd
  • Ms. Kriti Trehan, Partner, Law Offices of Panag & Babu
  • Mr. Saurabh Anand, Senior Associate, K&S Partners
  • Mr. Manish Dureja, Managing Director, JetPrivilege
  • Mr. Srinjoy Banerjee, Assistant Vice President – Legal (IP & Data Privacy), Genpact
  • Ms. Meghana Ramkumar, Software Analyst, OneTrust
  • Mr. Sourabh Chitrapur, Quality Assurance Lead, OneTrust
  • And many other eminent experts

Program Schedule

  • Date: Friday, 24th August, 2018 Summit Time: 10:00 am – 06:00 pm
  • Venue: Hotel Four Seasons, Gallery Hall, 1/136, Doctor E Moses Road, Worli, Mumbai - 400018
  • Registration: 09:00 am - 10:00 am (Pre-registration is compulsory)

Discussion Areas

Panel 1: Where we are today: On the Privacy & Data Protection and creating an Industry Standard

  • Creating a universal assumption on the scope of privacy functions
  • Prioritising risk: What should we all be concerned with?
  • Establishing an ongoing dialogue with regulators to streamline the compliance process and ensure you are on the same page
  • Driving flexibility into the vendor relationship to meet the needs of the privacy community

Panel 2: Big Data - Security & Privacy Issues and Challenges in the emerging business models

Panel 3: Legal and Ethical issues in Disruptive Technologies

  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Internet of Things (IoT) & Blockchain
  • Drone Technology
  • Cloud Computing

Panel 4: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

  • Changing attitudes to data and information governance
  • Your data breach management system
  • Understanding how GDPR has changed consent
  • What are the obligations placed on the employees by GDPR ?
  • What to automate in your privacy programme
  • Compliance on the tight budget
  • Balancing regulatory compliance with commercial needs
  • Followed by the Q&A

Who Should Attend

  • Data Protection Officers
  • IT Industry, Social Media and Security Industry
  • Head Cyber Security
  • Forensic Accountants & Head IT Security
  • Legal Heads & CFO
  • Banks, FIs & FII
  • Finance Controllers & Directors
  • Merchant Bankers & Investment Bankers
  • Head Compliance
  • Chief Privacy Officers
  • In-House Counsel
  • Chief Information Security Officers
  • Cloud storage providers
  • Legal Professionals
  • Chief Finance Officers
  • Data management and analytics Professionals

Registration Fee

  • Per delegate @ Rs. 3,000/- inclusive 18% GST
  • 10% Discount to ICSI members and Award of 4 PCH
  • 10% Discount to Computer Society of India members

Click here to download the brochure and registration form

For more details, please contact:

Abhishek Saxena
M: +91-11-46550547 / +91-9971975142
E: abhishek.saxena@assocham.com / assocham.abhishek@gmail.com

Jatin Kochar
M: +91-9711904890
E: jatin.kochar@assocham.com / assocham.jatin@gmail.com

Event from : 24 August 2018
Event to : 24 August 2018
Events Venue : Hotel Four Seasons, Gallery Hall, 1/136, Doctor E Moses Road, Worli, Mumbai - 400018

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