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GDPR has been in force since 25 May, 2018, and all entitles established in non-EU jurisdictions that handle EU personal data are required to comply with the new regulation under specified circumstances. This GDPR course helps participants understand what their responsibilities are under the regulation as well as the the Hong Kong Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO).

Introduction of GDPR
• Aims of GDPR
• Processing, consent and subject rights
• Data controller and processor obligations

Introduction of the HK Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO)
• Definition of personal data
• The six data protection principles of PDPO
• Supervision and enforcement
• Legal impacts and major differences between the GDPR and PDPO

Legal Obligations of PDPO on "Direct Marketing Activities"

Practical workshop and Scenario Training on PDPO
• Problems frequently encountered by organisations dealing with personal data

Court Case Studies and Scenario Training Workshop
• How to handle information of clients and employees under GDPR and PDPO

Speaker(s) Albert So
University Lecturer, Executive Committee Member of International Chamber of Commerce (Hong Kong), Accredited Mediator, Accredited Family Mediator, Arbitrator, Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, Certified Financial Crimes Specialist, Member of Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and Honorary Legal Advisor of Tung Wah Group of Hospitals ( Long Love Integrated Family Services Centre )

BEng(Hons); LLB(Hons); PCLL(HKU); PGCert(Cambridge); ExeEd(Harvard); MHKIoD; FHKMAAC; FHKIArb; FRAS

Fellow of International Bar Association; Honorary Legal Advisor;
Chairman of Hong Kong Mediation and Arbitration Centre
Date and Time 2019/01/04 09:30 to 17:00
Venue Chamber Theatre, 22/F United Centre
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Enquiries Kelly Leung
Tel: 28231239
Fee Members @ HK$1,600 / Non-Members @ HK$2,100
+$50 for booking offline
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
Notes - Bookings will only be confirmed with full payment, on a first-come-first-served basis.
- Substitution is allowed for corporate members only with advanced notice while walk-ins will normally not be accepted.
- Please note that the Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking or cancel the event without explanation. In any such instance, the event fee will be returned in full.
- There will be no refund for attendees cancelling or not showing up for the event unless the cancellation request is made in writing at least 7 days before the event, and in such cases the refund will be subjected to a 10% administration fee, or HK$100 deduction, whichever is higher.
- Members paying with their BOC HKGCC Visa Card will enjoy a 30% discount on their reservation. The discount is only applicable to the card holder, and does not extend to their guests. The discount cannot be used in conjunction with Chamber Coupons.
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- Priorities are given to corporate members. The decision to accept or decline any bookings shall be at the sole discretion of the Chamber.