conferenceThe Annual Protection of Personal Information conference is to be held on the 9th and 10th March 2011 at the Gallagher Estate, Midrand, Johannesburg.

Attending the conference will enable entities to promote the protection of personal information processed by public and private bodies so as to establish minimum requirements for the processing of personal information. Speakers at the two day conference will be elaborating on the establishment of an Information Protection Regulator that controls the issuing of codes of conduct.

Key issues to be discussed include the provision for the rights of persons regarding unsolicited electronic communications and automated decision making as well as the regulation of the flow of personal information within the constitution.

Key speakers include:
Ananda Louw – Principal State Law Advisor, Sa Law Reform Commission
Louise Jooste – Deputy Director Documentation Centre, Department Of Defence
Sheilla Ngxeke – Deputy Director: Information Technology Security & Risk Management, National Department Of Human Settlements
Nokwanda Molefe – Advocacy Officer, South African Human Rights Commission
Ivan Holman – Information Security Officer, Medscheme
Khumo Mpye – Junior Legal Advisor: Legal Services Unit, Alexander Forbes Risk Services
John Jeffery MP – Member of the Justice and Constitutional Development Portfolio
Committee, National Assembly Parliament & Convener of the subcommittee of the Portfolio Committee processing the Protection of Personal Information Bill
Eddie Laubscher – National Deputy Information Officer, Eskom Holdings Limited
Prof. Iain Currie – Professor of Law, University Of The Witwatersrand
McDonald Netshitenzhe – Director: Commercial Law & Policy, The Department Of Trade & Industry

A special 2 hour overview on “Gain An Understanding Of The Conditions Governing The Lawful Processing Of Personal Information” by Mark Heyink, Director of Information Governance Consulting and a partner at Mark Heyink Information Attorneys

Who Should Attend?
CEO’s • Directors • Compliance Managers & Officers • Principal Archivists • Information & Records Managers • Systems Analysts • IT Security Managers • Data managers & Data handlers • HR Practitioners • Business Analysts • Head Of Privacy • Intelligence Officers • Audit Risk • Business Intelligence Managers • Lawyers • Communications Practitioners

For registration call Faye Narayanasamy on 27 (0)31 539 7347.


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