Data Protection Essentials

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In this session, Steph Kyne of TrimTab will help you better understand key issues around data protection compliance for your organisation.

It will give you an overview of:

  • the legislative landscape
  • key definitions
  • data protection principles
  • lawful bases for processing data
  • data subject rights
  • data processor contracts
  • data breaches
  • transfers of data
  • practical application into the VCSE sector.

The session will be interactive, allowing you to ask questions and participate in a couple of exercises.

This free session is part of a programme of support designed to encourage innovation in North East Small and Medium Enterprises in the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector.

VONNE is part-funded by ERDF as part of the Catalysing Innovation in North East Clusters 2021-2023 project, delivered by the Innovation SuperNetwork.

Notes to Editors

Innovation SuperNetwork includes the Catalysing Innovation in North East Clusters 2021-2023 project, which is receiving up to £1.28m of funding from the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020.
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September 28th, 2021 1:30 PM   to   2:30 PM