On May 15, NordCham Philippines and the Chamber of Commerce of the Philippine Islands (CCPI), in partnership with the Republic of the Philippines – League of Provinces and Achieve Without Borders organised ‘A Multi-Pillar Discourse on: Data Privacy and Protection’ at the Conrad Manila hotel. Presentations from our speakers can be found below.
Session 1: Overview of the Data Privacy Act of 2012 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Hon. Raymund Enriquez Liboro, Privacy Commissioner, National Privacy Commission, gave an overview of the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (DPA) about its implementing rules and regulations. Download presentation here.
Walter Van Hattum, Head Economic & Trade Section EU Delegation, put focus on the implementation of the GDPR from a European Union macro level perspective. Download presentation here.
Session 2: Data Privacy Law Compliance
Atty. Marcelino Arias, Jr. provided us information on the legal requirements and principles that are required to comply with the DPA. Download presentation here.
Chester Que, CEO Achieve Without Borders, presented important technological and procedural aspects for compliance. Establishing good collaboration with ICT is key for compliance. Download presentation here.
Chadymae Barinan, Partner Technology Strategist – Modern Workplace Microsoft Philippines, illustrated a comprehensive ICT approach in overcoming the challenges of complying with the DPA. Download presentation here.
Antonio Soriano Jr. Senior Systems Engineer/Pre-sales – Asia Varonis Singapore, gave us insight on how to comply and the tools to comply with the data privacy law. Download presentation here.
Session 3: Accountability, Legal Enforcement & Roadmap of the Data Privacy Law
Atty. Leandro Angelo Y. Aguirre, Deputy Privacy Commissioner, National Privacy Commission, provided an update on the roadmap and implementation of the DPA with the key objective being about enforcement during the first year.
Atty. Jeff Datingaling, Legal & Enforcement Division, National Privacy Commission, presented the legal enforcement put in place. The financial penalties associated with non-compliance are very substantial. Download presentation here.
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