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WEISF Conference

27th June 2018

Anglia Ruskin University, Marconi Building, Chelmsford


Guest Speaker: Professor Slava Mikhaylov, Professor of Public Policy and Data Science, University of Essex

Conference fees are £50 per ticket (non members)

If your organisation has a current WEISF subscription, entry is free for 5 members of the organisation.

Please email all ticket booking requests directly to quoting the reference number F1928084

The following Mandatory booking information is required

WEISF members

o   Title:

o   Forename:

o   Surname:

o   Name of the organisation you are representing:

o   Your role within the organisation:

o   Please advise whether you prefer the vegetarian food option or have specific food allergies.

Candidates requesting to purchase tickets

o   Please provide the information requested above and the following additional information to enable ECC to invoice you for your ticket.

o   Full postal address for your organisation, including postcode.

o   Email address

o   Contact telephone number.



Conference Agenda

09:00 – Registration open

  • Welcome and scene setting
  • Video from ICO followed by Guest Speaker Professor Slava Mikhaylov, Professor of Public Policy and Data Science, University of Essex
  • Refreshment break
  • Workshop - Building blocks for effective and compliant information sharing
  • Lunch and networking
  • (2 hour) GDPR clinic panel session – providing delegates with the opportunity share experiences and ask questions from across the sectors.  Considering the following areas:
    • Individual Rights
    • Legal basis
    • 3rd party management/contracting
    • Breaches
    • Privacy by design / Data Privacy Impact Assessment (DPIA)
    • Roles and responsibilities – Data Protection Officer (DPO), Data Controller (DC), Data Processor (DP) etc
    • Records of processing activities (ROPA)
    • Overseas transfers
  • closing address

16:00 - conference closed

Please use the links on the right for materials used in the 2017 Conference