GDPR and Blockchain : how will it affect your business – 6 March in Brussels

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Date:

March 06, 2018

Location: Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi 75 Brussels
Description:

Please join us for our GDPR and Blockchain conference on 6 March, 2018 in the European Quarter, Brussels. This is your opportunity to hear Bruno Gencarelli, head of international data transfers at the European Commission who will, among other aspects of GDPR, unveil new ways for international data transfers which are being prepared by the EU. Truly “a must do event”.

LES Benelux organizes this topic meeting on GDPR in cooperation with the Belgo-India Chamber of Commerce (BICCI), the Netherlands India Chamber of Commerce & Trade (NICCT) and the Europe India Chamber of Commerce (EICC)

Click here for full program as downloadable pdf-file.

Venue

Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 75, B-1040 Brussels. Located in the European Quarter of Brussels, Thon Hotel EU is your eco-friendly hotel in Brussels and is an ideal starting point for both business and leisure travellers. For directions see the hotel website

Fee

The fee for this meeting will be € 120,00 for members of LES Benelux, BICCI and NICCT and € 180,00 for non-members. Members of AmCham enjoy the member rate as well. For LES members 40 years of age or below there is a discount of € 20,00 under the condition of completing your date of birth at the online registration form.  Payment can take place by bank transfer or by credit card. Your registration will be confirmed with an invoice for the registration fee. The fee includes meeting materials, buffet lunch, coffee and tea in the break and drinks after the meeting

Participants

Please note that this topic meeting is open for LES members and non-members worldwide. However, from participants it is expected that they have at least an academic background (law, financial or technical).

Educational points

The program contains 5 substantive hours (5 points). Please contact the Registration Desk at the day of the meeting for the necessary lists to sign. A certificate of attendance will be send by email after the meeting.

 

Programme

9.00 Registration and welcome coffee
9.25 – 9.30 Welcome by the chairmen, Bill Bird, President of LES Benelux and Patrice Vanderbeeken, chairman of the Program Committee
9.30 – 10.15

 

General Introduction to the GDPR, Scope and Reach, Helena Verhagen, Privacy Valley, Amsterdam
10.15 – 10.45 What is the impact of  GDPR on your business model inter alia regarding data gathering and sharing, Jeremy Rollison, Director, Government Affairs, at Microsoft EU
10.45 – 11.10 Coffee break
11.10 – 11.45 Human factors of GDPR applied to company implementation and consent, Joris Groen, Creative Director and Founder Buyerminds, Amsterdam and Brussels.
11.45 –  12.30 Privacy by design: an IT and managerial view, Öykü Işık, Professor Information Systems Management at Vlerick Business School
12.30 – 13.45 Lunch
13.45 – 14.15 (i) Update on International data transfers including privacy shield, Standard Contractual Clauses and BCR and (ii) specific questions related to the Impact of GDPR on contractual agreements including licenses,  inventor data and portability of data versus IP rights? Bruno Gencarelli, Head of Unit – International Data Flows and Protection at European Commission – DG Justice and Consumers
14.15 – 14.45 International data transfers and anonymization/pseudonymization in practice, Sotirios Petrovas, Senior counsel privacy and data protection, Mastercard 
14.45 – 15.15 A view from India:  the Indian Supreme Court and its implications for International transfers, adequacy and business in India, Mr. Arun Prabu, partner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Bangalore
15.15 – 15.35 Coffee break
15.35 – 15.55 Practical implementations of the GDPR in pharma sector, Hans Constandt, CEO at ONTOFORCE
16.00  – 16.30 General introduction to Blockchain, implications for privacy, contracts and IPR management: Avinash Patil, Consulting  Partner Capital Markets Europe, TCS
16.30 Closing remarks and networking drinks

Speakers

Helena Verhagen
Privacy Valley, Amsterdam
Jeremy Rollison
Director Government Affairs at Microsoft EU
Bruno Gencarelli
Head of Unit - International Data Flows and Protection at European Commission - DG Justice and Consumers
Sotirios Petrovas
Senior counsel privacy and data protection at MasterCard
Öykü Işık
Professor Information Systems Management at Vlerick Business School 
Hans Constandt
CEO at ONTOFORCE   
Mr. Arun Prabu
partner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Bangalore
Avinash Patil
Consulting  Partner Capital Markets Europe, TCS
Joris Groen
Creative Director and Founder Buyerminds, Amsterdam and Brussels
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