Meeting the GDPR challenge

At the second GDPR Summit last week, businesses discovered that now is the time for them to be looking at the data they have, the legal basis with which they acquired it, and how it is being processed.

10th December, 2017
Meeting the GDPR challenge
From left: Linda NiChualladh, Regulatory, Competition and Data Protection Senior Counsel, An Post Group; Ian Evans, managing director, EMEA, OneTrust; Francesca Comyn, Legal Affairs Correspondent, The Sunday Business Post; and Dr Johnny Ryan, FRHistS, head of ecosystem, PageFair Pictures: Maura Hickey

Last September, the GDPR Summit, which covered the new general data protection regulation, brought fear, uncertainty and panic. Businesses were told they must have stricter regulations to secure client data or face huge fines from the EU. Enormous alterations would be of vital importance, and the clock was ticking. Murmurs of concern bubbled among the crowd. “We know what we need to do, but how do we do it?”

The second GDPR Summit,...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Emer McLysaght: Dazed and confused in a new age of A&E

Columnists Emer McLysaght 11 hours ago

Nadine O’Regan: Will the pandemic finally deliver a revolution in comfort dressing?

Brian Keegan: A solidarity tax would be a step backwards

Tax Brian Keegan 11 hours ago

Tony O’Brien: Our quarantine approach seems designed with failure in mind

Coronavirus Tony O'Brien 11 hours ago