Westminster eForum

The future of data protection regulation in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Emmanuel Centre, 9-23 Marsham Street, London SW1P 3DW

THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED


This conference will consider next steps for developing data protection regulation in the UK.


Speakers

There will be keynote addresses from Steve Wood, Executive Director - Regulatory Strategy, Information Commissioner’s Office and Harry Lee, Deputy Director, Domestic Data Protection Policy, DCMS - as well as from Chris Combemale, Chief Executive Officer, Data & Marketing Association and Hugh Milward, Director, Corporate, External and Legal Affairs, Microsoft UK.


Further confirmed speakers include: Ruth Boardman, Bird & Bird; Ines Fitzgerald, Verizon Media; Professor Douwe Korff, London Metropolitan University; Dyann Heward Mills, HewardMills; Dawn Monaghan, NHS England; Linda NiChualladh, Citi; Zoe Rowland, Cancer Research UK and Mark Thompson, KPMG.


The agenda

  • The impact of GDPR in the UK since its implementation;
  • Developing best practice in data handling across the wider economy - lawful processing bases, subject access requests and breach reporting;
  • Assessing the future outlook for data protection in the UK:
    • Developing and implementing sector-specific data protection codes of conduct;
    • Options for UK alignment with EU data protection regulation after Brexit.
  • Next steps for UK data protection policy; and
  • The ICO’s future regulatory approach.

Engagement with policy officials at this conference

This Westminster eForum conference has attracted strong interest from policymakers. It will be an opportunity for stakeholders to engage with officials who have reserved places representing: BEIS; Cabinet Office; DCMS; DfE; DfT; DHSC; DWP; FCO; Food Standards Agency; Government Legal Department; HMRC; Home Office; MHCLG; NCA; Ofgem; ONS; The Scottish Government and UK Visas and Immigration.



Keynote Speaker

Steve Wood

Executive Director - Regulatory Strategy, Information Commissioner’s Office

Keynote Speakers

Harry Lee

Deputy Director, Domestic Data Protection Policy, DCMS

Steve Wood

Executive Director - Regulatory Strategy, Information Commissioner’s Office

Chairs

Charles Courtenay, the Earl of Devon

Partner, Michelmores

Rt Hon the Lord Tom McNally

Speakers

Mark Thompson

Global Privacy Lead, KPMG

Ruth Boardman

Partner and Joint Head of International Privacy and Data Protection Group, Bird & Bird

Dawn Monaghan

Head, Data Sharing and Privacy Unit, NHS England

Linda NiChualladh

Head of Privacy (Legal), EMEA, Citi

Zoe Rowland

Head, Data Governance, Cancer Research UK

Chris Combemale

Chief Executive Officer, Data & Marketing Association

Professor Douwe Korff

Emeritus Professor of International Law, London Metropolitan University

Hugh Milward

Director, Corporate, External and Legal Affairs, Microsoft UK

Ines Fitzgerald

Privacy & Security Legal Director, Verizon Media

Dyann Heward Mills

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, HewardMills