Please click on the links below to download the presentations from today’s speakers.

Please note that the presentations will be available for 2 weeks after the conference and will be deleted after that.




Opening Remarks by Conference Chairperson
Tricia Higgins, CEO, Fort Privacy


GDPR – How can we future proof compliance? What do you need to be prepared for next?  – Dropbox link

Speaker: Brian O’Connor, Head of Data Privacy – Aviva Ireland


Transparency in Data Collection – What you need to know about what they need to know

Speaker: Dr. TJ McIntyre, Lecturer, UCD, Chair, Civil Liberties Group, Digital Rights Ireland and consultant, FP Logue Solicitors – To follow


Proposed changes to the Electronic Communications Regulation

Speaker: Hugh Jones, Sytorus


Complexities with Consent – particularly around customer soft opt-in and accountability for same

Speaker: Simon McGarr, Solicitor, McGarr Solicitors, Director, Data Compliance Europe


Accountability – What do you need to do to meet the GDPR Accountability Principle?

Speaker: Liam McKenna, Partner and Head of Privacy, Mazars


SARs – Practicalities of Subject Access Requests – Practical aspects of meeting subject access requests

 Speaker: Tom Hulton, Head of Data Privacy, An Post


Personal Data Breaches and how to handle them

Speaker: Sean O’Donnell, Partner, ByrneWallace


Workshop – Data Breaches in practice – working through a real life breach case study

Speaker: Kate Colleary, Principal, Colleary & Co. Solicitors; Founder and Director Pembroke Privacy and IAPP Country Leader- Ireland