Data Governance | Privacy | Risk & Compliance | Information Security
Conference Date
27th & 28th February 2019
Location
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne
Early Bird - Save $200
Book by 18/01/19

Overview

Protecting your greatest asset
With the introduction of the Mandatory Data Breach Notification scheme and growing consumer expectations to protect privacy and personal information, data risk is a top priority for boards and businesses across Australia.

Now in an era of evolving AI and data analytics capability, companies are grappling with how they can continue to innovate with their data within the context of this heightened privacy and data protection landscape.

With the risks to businesses both financial and reputational evident - businesses are asking the question “not can we - but should we?”

The Data Privacy & Protection conference will give you practical steps to go beyond compliance to manage privacy, risk and data governance effectively.

Attend to hear insights on how to
  • Understand the evolving digital ethics, trust & privacy landscape
  • Map your data & identify the risks
  • Build & implement a robust data governance framework
  • Drive accountability & awareness across the business
  • Get executive buy-in to strategic privacy & data protection programs
  • Determine metrics to demonstrate framework success
  • Create a plan to effectively prevent & respond to a breach

Who will attend?
Public & Private sector professionals with responsibilities for:
  • Data Protection
  • Information Security
  • Privacy
  • Data Governance
  • Data & Information Management
  • Data Analytics & Insights
  • Risk & Compliance
 

Attend to learn:

  • Manage data risks & breach response
  • Adapt to the evolving privacy landscape
  • Implement best practice data governance
  • Drive awareness & ownership across the business
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Key Speakers

Rachel Dixon
Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner
Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner (OVIC)
Kate Carruthers
Chief Data & Analytics Officer
University of New South Wales
Stephen Bolinger
Chief Privacy Officer
Cochlear
Stuart Harrison
Chief Information Security Officer
Medibank

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What People Are Saying

  • “This conference was informative and invaluable. It opened our minds to the importance of privacy and data protection, and the value of compliance in our business, for our customers. Was a great way to get us started on our journey to compliance.”

    Past Data Privacy & Protection 2018 conference attendee
  • “The best conference I have attended. Relevant, presenters with skills and experience who really know what they are talking about and can present it in an interesting format.”

    Past Data Privacy & Protection 2018 conference attendee
  • “A great well organised conference on emerging issues in the field of privacy and data governance. Great expert speakers provided practical guidance to common issues in management of data.”

    Past Data Privacy & Protection 2018 conference attendee

Blog

  • Date: 22 Jun 2017  By: Emily Mason

    Policy makers and service designers are always striving to find out ‘what works’, but traditionally this has been a time-consuming and expensive process.  We’ve also been limited to using small, specifically collected data sets to produce aggregated results, which can’t easily be used to improve services. The upshot is we’ve been using data to represent …

  • Date: 30 May 2017  By: Jessica Farrelly

    The Government is set to invest $130 million in data analytics teams over the next three years, under the newly announced Data Integration Partnership for Australia (DIPA) initiative. Financed by the Public Sector Modernisation Fund, the DIPA will maximise use of the Government’s vast data assets, allowing cost effective and timely insights into data that …

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    Chris O’Dell, Manager of Planning Statistics at the Department of Planning & Environment NSW shared his insights into building an analytics team at the Data Analytics for Effective Decision Making conference in Sydney this week. The Planning Statistics team is newly formed and was built based on ‘4 Ps’: purpose, position, people and product. Purpose …

  • Date: 3 Nov 2016  By: Jessica Farrelly

    Australian government agencies must take a more contemporary approach to sharing and releasing data, according to a new draft report from the Productivity Commission. Proposing significant reforms, the report recommends a new Data Sharing and Release Act, a National Data Custodian and a suite of sectoral Accredited Release Authorities to improve transparency and confidence in …

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