Day 1 Itinerary

18 March 2019 (Monday)

8.00am – 9.00am

Guest Registration 

Welcome Tea Networking

9.00am – 9.15am

Arrival of the Guest of Honour –YB Tuan Gobind Singh Deo 

(Minister of Communications and Multimedia)

9.15am – 9.45am

Keynote Address by YB Tuan Gobind Singh Deo

(Minister of Communications and Multimedia)

9.45am – 10.15am

Introduction and Preparation for EU GDPR 

by Prof Dr Abu Bakar Munir (Leading Authority on Data Protection)

10.15am – 10.45am

Coffee Break & Networking

10.45am – 11.30am

EU GDPR vs Asia – Impact on Organizations in Malaysia 

by Prof Dr Abu Bakar Munir (Leading Authority on Data Protection)

11.30am – 12.15pm

EU GDPR – Enforcement in Malaysia 

by MCMC Officer

12.15pm – 1.00pm

EU GDPR vs PDPA – The Differences & Similarities

by Ambigah Krishnan (Legal Consultant & Data Protection Specialist Trainer)

1.00pm – 2.00pm

Lunch Break & Networking

2.00pm – 2.45pm

Personal Data Protection & Privacy – The Malaysian Experience & Case Studies 

by Irene Yong (Partner of Shearn Delamore & Co.)

2.45pm – 3.30pm

Europe’s Stand on GDPR compliance and its effect on Malaysian Businesses 

by Peggy Chow (Senior Associate of Herbert Smith Freehills)

3.30pm – 4.00pm

Coffee Break & Networking

4.00pm – 5.00pm

General Data Protection Regulation Audit and Risk Management 

by Tom Reynolds (Partner of Trowers & Hamlins)

5.00pm – 6.00pm

End of Day 1 & Networking


19 March 2019 (Tuesday)​

Steps to Sustainable GDPR Compliance Workshop

These workshops are presented by: 

  • Ambigah Krishnan (Legal Consultant & Data Protection Specialist)
  • Pathmanathan Kaliappan (Master Trainer & Legal Consultant)
  • Suresh Kumar (Risk Management Consultant & Trainer)

8.00am – 9.00am

Guest Registration

Welcome Tea & Networking

9.00am – 10.30am

  • What is GDPR?
  1. What is Personal Data / Sensitive Data
  2. Picking your team
  3. Understanding GDPR terms
  4. Privacy by design and Privacy by default

10.30am – 11.00am

Coffee Break & Networking 

11.00am – 12.30pm

  • Appointing a team
  1. Choosing the people to help with GDPR (Legal, Marketing, IT, HR)
  2. What is a Data Protection Officer (DPO) and do you need one?
  • Permissions
  1. Determine if its Personal Data
  2. Who can access data?
  3. How and where data is stored i.e. electronically or paper-based
  4. Securing Data

12.30pm – 2.00pm

Lunch Break & Networking 

2.00pm – 3.30pm

  • Rights & Obligations under GDPR
  1. Data Subjects and their Rights
  2. Controller’s obligation
  3. Processor’s obligations
  4. Dealing with data requests
  5. What is a data breach?
  6. Fines and penalties
  7. Third-party services
  8. International data transfers

3.30pm – 4.00pm

Coffee Break & Networking 

4.00pm – 5.30pm

  • Developing GDPR policies and procedures (Legal issues)
  1. Creating a data privacy policy for employees and clients
  2. Document legal basis for having the data
  3. Establish codes of conduct for collecting data
  4. Establish outside third-party contracts with supplier
  • Maintenance
  1. Updating data
  2. Updating contracts as needed
  3. Updating privacy notices and procedures as GDPR changes

5.30pm – 6.00pm

End of Day 2 & Networking

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