ACCA UK's Internal Audit Network is running a series of five webinars on GDPR for internal auditors.
The series will run from September to November and will feature two main presenters - Mike Hughes and Steve Connors (partners at Haines Watts):
14 September – 12.30-13.30
The 25 May enforcement of GDPR by the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) has occurred - what do we need to do now and how do we build this into the overall approach to an information governance framework?
26 September – 12.30-13.30
Big Data vs GDPR
Explore the issues faced by businesses looking to leverage value from the emerging digital economy while staying compliant with GDPR. This session will consider the impact of GDPR on a business's marketing strategy and introduce the concept of data rights versus data ownership.
9 October – 12.30-13.30
Managing your cyber risk
Increasingly we are becoming a very connected society. Learn about the vulnerabilities and threats the world of cyber brings, increasing business risk, and what we can do to manage this risk. We will look at some of the tools that are available to help organisations manage the cyber risk.
6 November – 12.30-13.30
Third party/supply chain assurance
How do you identify and manage your critical third party suppliers through your entire supply-chain - from the selection of the third party, through due diligence and then onto ongoing contract and service management? This webinar will consider these areas and also include tips on supplier relationship management and the use of metrics and key indicators to flag when issues may be around the corner.
21 November 12.30-13.30
Protecting IP and your business reputation in the digital age
This webinar will look at moving away from the traditional reactive approach to cyber security towards a proactive approach to monitoring by considering some of the latest thinking and products, and assessing the scalability of these enterprise level products and services to help an SME protect its intellectual property and reputation.