Data Protection Forum

Location: Museum Hotel, 8-10 Vakhtang Orbeliani Street, Tbilisi

Language: EN

Time: 10:00

Price: Free

We are glad to invite you to the Data protection forum in Georgia, Tbilisi on 22.02.2018.

We will discuss how to care for your data from a legal standpoint in Georgia in the context of
the new EU data protection Regulation. We will share local and international experience and
tell you how to prepare your IT infrastructure and find the right IT solution to protect your
data, reduce costs and boost your business growth.

The Forum agenda includes:

Legal part. Data protection regulation in Georgia and the new EU GDPR requirements. Recommendations for how you need to prepare and act in regards to GDPR.
IT Audit. Organize your data. Assess your potential security risk and realise the gaps in your
IT infrastructure.
IT solutions for information security and data protection tools.

Forum agenda:

10.00 – 10.30 Registration. Welcome coffee



Global economic trends. Data value.

·        Kaspars Gerhards – Latvian Minister of Environmental Protection and Regional Development

·        Gatis Ošs – Latvian IT Cluster, Member of the board

·        George Shubitidze, PMP President, ICT Business Council of Georgia

11.15 – 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 – 12.10

Business part.

Data protection regulation

Data protection. Requirements of the European Union General Data Protection Regulation.

Speaker: Raivis Kronbergs, Executive State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice

Data protection in Georgia and how companies should prepare for EU GDPR in Georgia.

Speaker: David Gelashvili, Legal Advisory team – BDO Legal

12.10 – 12.40 How to prepare a business for the new Regulation. IT Audit.

Speaker: Edgars Ozols, Squalio Latvia

12.40 – 13.20 IT solutions and data security tools.
Speaker: Aleksey Shishlyannikov, Squalio Ukraine
13.20 Questions and Networking


Come participate in our forum and prepare your business for the data driven economy!

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