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Janice Campbell, Risk Manager & Privacy Officer, SickKids
John Jager, CIPP/US, CIPP/C, CIPP/G, VP Research Services, NYMITY Inc.
In this practical workshop, we’ll introduce privacy to those new to the field. Learn the fundamentals of privacy law in Canada, understand the role of the privacy commissioners’ offices and explore the myriad of operational issues faced by organizations that collect, use and disclose customer and employee personal information. You’ll also learn the ins and outs of the creation, management and monitoring of an effective privacy program, and key elements of the privacy officer’s role within the organization. The workshop will provide an overall view of privacy applicable to all organizations and also address some unique privacy issues within the health and the public sectors.
What you’ll take away:
- Canadian privacy law fundamentals
- An understanding of the role of the privacy commissioners’ offices
- The basics of running an effective privacy program
- Key responsibilities of a privacy officer