Practical Experiences from GDPR implementation: join the DataPRO Online International Conference

IHF asbl and the DataPro Partners are glad to invite you to the Online International Conference that will take place on the 25th February 2021 (Virtual Meeting: 14:00 – 16:30 CET).

The conference is addressed to Data Protection Officers as well as any other parties interested in the protection of personal data. It will be an opportunity to hear about the practical experiences of the GDPR implementation as applied by SMEs and other organisations in the countries of Cyprus, Germany and Greece, but also from a pan-european view point.

The conference will also deal with the COVID-19 implications on cybersecurity dynamics, as well as with the challenges faced in the certification process of DPOs training.

Please register for this Conference by 23 February 2021 (click below)

The link to join the conference will be emailed to you the day before the event.

Conference Programme

13:55 – 14:05Registration
14:05 – 14:10    Welcome and Intro – Union of Hellenic Chambers of Commerce and Institut de Haute Formation aux Politiques Communautaires
14:10 – 14:20Supporting Companies to comply with GDPRMr. Christoph Riedmann – EUROCHAMBRES
14:20 – 14:30Application of GDPR: Decisions by the Cyprus CommissionerMrs. Karolina Argyridou – Cyprus Association of Information Protection and Privacy
14:30 – 14:50    Practical Experiences with the GDPR in German SMEs Mr. Michael Zerkowski – INMACOM
14:50 – 15:00Current developments on data protection VET educationAkmi Metropolitan College (AMC)
15:00 – 15:10    DataPRO Project in the EU context and programme overview Union of Hellenic Chambers of Commerce and Akmi Metropolitan College (UHCC and AMC)
15:10 – 15:20The DataPRO online course – a microlearning approachResearch Innovation and Development Lab (ReadLab)
15:20 – 15:30Online Coffee Break
15:30 – 15:40    Certification of training programmes: opportunities and challenges Accreditation, Certification and Quality Assurance Institute (ACQUIN)
15:40 – 15:50    A long-term approach on Quality Assurance of the DPO Curricula National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications & Vocational Guidance (EOPPEP)
15:50 – 16:00    COVID-19 impact in digitalisation and the consequences on cybersecurity dynamics – Center for Risk and Decision Science (CERIDES)
16:00 – 16:20    Q&A Session: DataPRO lessons learned from implementation – Moderator: Institut de Haute Formation aux Politiques Communautaires
16:20 – 16:30  Final remarks and closing of the Conference

DataPro is a Project co-funded by the Erasmus Plus Programme of the European Commission, implemented by ten Partners from Belgium, Cyprus, Germany and Greece