The fast approaching General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) comes into effect May 25, 2018 and will be bringing significant change to the way businesses operate and handle personal data. This is not just a “European” issue, this law covers anyone that offers a service in Europe, including many cloud applications and cloud vendors, from startups to enterprise companies.
Join Justin Antonipillai, CEO of WireWheel.io, and former Acting Under Secretary for Economic Affairs at the US Department of Commerce, to learn more about how the GDPR will affect your business, what you need to know, and major phases and activities you’ll want to prepare for compliance.
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About the Speaker:
Justin Antonipillai, CEO, WireWheel.io
Before WireWheel.io, Justin most recently served as Acting Under Secretary for Economic Affairs at the US Department of Commerce. In that capacity, Justin led the Economics and Statistics Administration, which includes the Office of the Chief Economist and two of our nation's leading information agencies: the Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Justin also led open data and data management issues for the Department, including building a software and data science team (the “Commerce Data Service”). Justin has also led a number of high-priority international efforts around privacy and security.