Managing the Convergence of Global Data Regulations presented at UKCISOExecutiveSummit 2019

by Miller Newton, Paul Watts, Elaine Bucknor,

Summary : Information security leaders navigate an increasingly complex matrix of national and foreign data privacy regulations. GDPR caused organisations to scramble to meet data protection directives and reassess risk management through new compliance reporting requirements and potential exposure to financial penalties. Now California has its own Privacy Act set to come into effect, and it’s one of potentially many different pieces of forthcoming regulation and policy. How can organisations create a unified data protection and compliance strategy that meets conflicting requirements?