WEBINAR: Protecting Personal Data in a Pandemic

WEBINAR: Protecting Personal Data in a Pandemic

CategoryWebinars Archive Author Rory Dunlop KC, Jennifer Thelen Date

In the current healthcare crisis, data protection issues are fundamental considerations for all. Whether a public body or commercial organisation, managing staff and resources or dealing with the pandemic on the front line, data protection has an important part to play in navigating our way through these challenging times.

Rory Dunlop QC and Jennifer Thelen of 39 Essex Chambers, and Charlotte Clayson of Trowers & Hamlins LLP will look at key issues and the latest developments for managing data in a pandemic, including:

  • The ICO’s shift in approach on regulating and enforcement and what it means for you.
  • Data Sharing during the pandemic – how to identify the risks and take robust decisions
  • Contact Tracing Apps – the risks and benefits



Charlotte Clayson’s presentation, to view click here
Rory Dunlop QC’s presentation, to view click here
Jennifer Thelen’s presentation, to view click here

You can download the very clear paper from Dr Veale on the Isle of Wight pilot DPIA, to view click here
Interview with Dr Kendall of Oxford University that Rory referred to in his presentation, to view click here – My thanks to Dr Kendall and Tom Clarke of ITV for responding so quickly and giving me permission to use this interview, Rory Dunlop QC





Date and Time:

Wednesday 13th May, 4pm – 5.30pm

PLEASE NOTE: This webinar is hosted by Zoom. Please visit the Zoom website for their Terms & Conditions.

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