20th Annual Data Protection Compliance Conference - UK

     7th & 8th October 2021 - London, UK



20th Annual Data Protection Compliance Conference - LIVE EVENT


Attend in-person


Attend Virtually



Conference Agenda:



Day 1 - Speakers Presentations

(Thursday, 7th October 2021)




The Speakers Presentations will be hosted 'in-person' and live-streamed from the venue in Central London. A limited number of 'VIP' in-person passes are available to allow for social distancing




Conference Chair

Bridget Treacy

Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth


The Future of Data Protection in the UK

Glen Hymers

Head of Data Privacy, UK Cabinet Office
Glen Hymers

Data Protection Litigation - a Greater Threat than Actions from Regulators

Ashley Hurst

Partner, Osborne Clarke

Asley Hurst

What Does Cybersecurity 'Preparedness' Require?

David Dumont

Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth

David Dumont

Is Consent to Processing Special Category Data Becoming the Exception Rather Than the Norm?

Robert Bond

Senior Counsel, Bristows

Robert Bond

What is a ‘TRA’ and when is it required?

Bridget Treacy

Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth

Bridget Treacy

What I Wish I’d Known Earlier in my Data Protection Career

Ellis Parry

Data Privacy Compliance Solutions

Ellis Parry

Joined-up Digital Regulation: How the Changing Relationships Between the Regulators will Affect Your Organisation

Rosemary Jay

Senior Consultant Attorney, Huntons Andrews Kurth

Rosemary Jay

Accountability in a Global Context

Bojana Bellamy

President (CIPL), Huntons Andrews Kurth

Bojana Bellamy



Read a full description of each Presentation HERE >






elearningDay 2 - Virtual Workshops

(Friday, 8th October 2021)


On the second day, delegates join two interactive workshops (from a choice of eight) to attend via a virtual meetings-based platform. Led by Industry Experts, a broad range of key topics/themes are explored at the workshops.





Morning   (choose one from the following):   

WORKSHOP A: Age Appropriate Design - Practical Guidance for Children’s Data

Bridget Treacy - Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth

Bridget Treacy

WORKSHOP B: Home Working - Key Data Protection Issues for the New Normal

Peter Given - Legal Director, Womble Bond Dickinson LLP

Peter Given

WORKSHOP C: Standard Contractual Clauses - Practical Implications of Relying on SCCs for Data Exports (SESSION FULL)

Victoria Hordern - Partner, Bates Wells

Victoria Hordern

WORKSHOP D: Outsourcing Processing - Avoiding Pitfalls and Achieving Compliance

John Fitzsimons - Barrister, Cornerstone Barristers

John Fitzsimons

 Read a full description of each Workshop HERE >




Afternoon (choose one from the following):   

WORKSHOP E: FOI in the Data Protection Environment

Damien Welfare - Barrister, Cornerstone Barristers

Damien Welfare

WORKSHOP F: Data Protection by Design and Default - Ensuring Practical Compliance

Olivia Whitcroft - Solicitor, OBEP

Olivia Whitcroft

WORKSHOP G: Records Management for Data Protection Professionals

John Wilson - Records Management Consultant

John Wilson

WORKSHOP H: Apps - Unique and Challenging Data Compliance Issues

Simon Elliott - Partner, Dentons

Simon Elliott
 Read a full description of each Workshop HERE >




Attendance Options:


microphone-pdp-conferencesDay 1 - Speakers Presentations

Participation for the Speakers Presentations Day (7th October 2021) can be made in either of two ways:

  • VIP PASS - a limited number of 'in-person' tickets are available to ensure safe social-distancing. Lunch will be provided and there will be plenty of opportunity to network with fellow delegates. 
  • Virtual Attendance - the day will be live-streamed for delegates joining virtually via a dedicated events platform. As well as experiencing each of the presentations LIVE, delegates are also welcome to network via virtual 'round tables' and online chat facility. 


gdpr-conversion-online-programeDay 2 - Interactive Virtual Workshops

Attendance at the Virtual Workshops (8th October 2021) will be hosted live via an interactive meetings-based platform. 






Attendance Fees:


Delegates can participate virtually or upgrade to the VIP pass which also includes in-person attendance at Day 1.


(Limited availability to allow for social distancing on Day 1
- allocated on a first-come-first-served basis)


VIP pass includes access to the following:

  • Day 1 Speakers Presentations - IN-PERSON ATTENDANCE
  • Day 2 Virtual Workshops - VIRTUAL ATTENDANCE


£995 plus VAT 










Full Conference (Speakers Presentations & Virtual Workshops)


Day 1 -  Speakers Presentations only


Day 2 -  AM & PM Virtual Workshops only

£895 plus VAT*


£695 plus VAT*


£595 plus VAT*

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