Are you Prepared for Changes in Privacy Legislation?

Presented by SMS Management & Technology

Is your organisation prepared for the new Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) effective from March 2014?

Jan Lambrechts and David MoodieJan Lambrechts and David Moodie
The original Privacy Act from 1988 was amended 29 November 2012 and introduced significant changes requiring private organisations and public agencies to be compliant by March 2014. As a consequence of these changes the Privacy Commissioner has increased powers to enforce compliance of the new Australian Privacy Principles (APP).

Are you aware that significant penalties are applicable if Privacy compliance is not met by your organisation or agency?

This includes steep financial penalties of up to $1.7 million if the privacy breach is considered to be serious.

Why should you come along to this presentation?

  • Find out more about the implications of APPs and why the time to act is now!
  • Find out more about privacy risks and what they mean to your organisation
  • What are other organisations doing?
  • Sources of help for your organisation?
  • What is the value of doing a Privacy Risk Assessment now?

Presenter(s)

Jan Lambrechts

eDiscovery and Privacy Specialist, Information Lifecycle Governance
SMS Management & Technology

Jan Lambrechts is an accomplished legal technologist with over 14 years’ experience in a number of top tier Australian law firms including Herbert Smith Freehills and Clayton Utz. As a Consultant he has assisted customers with developing strategies for management of electronic information, collection of content and analysing large volumes of unstructured data. Jan has specific expertise in conducting privacy assessments for organisations and agencies, advising on the initiatives that can be implemented to ensure compliance with the new Australian Privacy Principles.

David Moodie

Director, Telecommunications, Clients & Markets
SMS Management & Technology

With over 20 years’ experience in strategy development, project office management and change management, David has successfully led major programs, cultural change projects and deployments in a number of industries including Telecommunications, Insurance, Government and Fast moving Consumer Goods. David has a broad breadth and depth of experience in the Telecommunications space and is the Director of the SMS Telecommunications industry space as well as Clients and Markets.

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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 - 12:30pm to 01:30pm AEDT

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No charge.
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Telstra Conference Centre
242 Exhibition St
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
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