[Hanoi] Workshop: Keep Calm and Get GDPR Compliant
The New EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years.
It is a complex topic and many have heard about it recently. However, with the right guidance, it will be easy to understand and quickly learn the right steps to become compliant.
After four years of preparation and debate the GDPR was finally approved by the EU Parliament on 14 April 2016 and is in force since 25 May 2018. From now on, companies in the EU and companies in third countries storing data of EU citizens or companies may face heavy fines if non-compliant. The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens data privacy and to reshape the way organizations approach data privacy.
The GDPR not only applies to organisations located within the EU but it will also apply to organisations located outside of the EU if they offer goods or services to, or monitor the behaviour of, EU data subjects. It applies to all companies processing and holding the personal data of data subjects residing in the European Union, regardless of the company’s location.
If you are based in Vietnam but fall within that category, you are obliged to comply with GPDR. But doing so is definitely within your reach.
In this EuroCham Workshop, our expert – Mr. Bui Nguyen Dung – CEO of TechLab Corporation will guide companies through the fundamentals of GDPR and provide concise information on how companies can become compliant.
- 1. GDPR: What is it and what’s in it for me?
- 2. GDPR Compliance: What do I need to do?
Mr. Bui Nguyen Dung – CEO of Techlab Corporation
Dung is the CEO of Techlab Corporation (TECHLAB), a Cybersecurity company focusing in providing cybersecurity consulting services to support clients’ business growth and protection against information risks and cyber-attacks. Prior to TECHLAB, Dung was a senior manager at a Big 4 Firm in Vietnam, responsible for establishing the cybersecurity consulting services and has developed it to one of the top service providers in Indochina market.
Dung has 14 years of combined experience in Cybersecurity and IT consulting. Particularly, his hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge cover a wide range of cybersecurity areas including regulatory assessment and compliance, cybersecurity governance, operation and roadmap development, data protection, cybersecurity awareness and training, IT risk management, policies development and implementation, cybersecurity technical assessment (i.e. penetration testing, vulnerability assessment…), digital forensic, etc.
He holds CISM & CISA Certificate (ISACA), ISO 27001 Lead Implementer & Auditor, Microsoft MCP, MCSA, MCSE Certificate and IT Project Management certificate.
Dung is a key speaker in various cybersecurity events and summits organized by business chambers of commerce in Indochina such as Amcham, Auscham, Eurocham, BBGV, ICAEW, KICPPA.
Dr. Oliver Massmann – International Attorney of Duane Morris LLP
Dr. Massmann is an International Attorney at Law and a Certified Financial Accountant and Auditor. He has been working since 20 years as Commercial Lawyer in Vietnam and since 4 years in Myanmar.
He has expertise in the commercial and legal framework of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Expertise in Compliance Training according to SEC Rules in Vietnamese language, Expertise in advising on turnkey renewable energy projects in Vietnam, Expertise in International Taxation, International legal and commercial expertise, Expertise in setting up investment funds, commercial negotiation expertise in Vietnamese language, legal advice, commercial advice, country specific advice, special Vietnamese language skill:, Several certificates awarded by the Ministry of Justice in Hanoi for improvement of investment relations between the European Union and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. He is awarded LEADING LAWYER VIETNAM since last 4 years in a row by LEGAL 500 for Mergers and Acquisitions.
- Member: 250,000VND
- Non-member: 350,000VND
Registration: email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (024) 37152228.
Date:Thursday 01 January 1970
Time:12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location:EuroCham Hanoi Office Horison Tower, 3B Floor, Unit 08 40 Cat Linh Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi, Vietnam
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