The GDPR Effect

Ripple or Tsunami? It is anticipated that the European Unions’ General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will have a significant impact beyond the EU individuals it is designed to protect. This session will explore the practical implications on North American shores and identify immediate responsibilities that will need to be addressed. Learn more about Privacy and Data Protection by Design and understand the underlying tensions between cybersecurity and principals of privacy and what they mean for your approach to eDiscovery. 


Dr. Ann Cavoukian, Exec. Director, Privacy & Big Data Institute, Ryerson University

Imran Ahmad, Partner, Miller Thomson LLP

Michael Power, Managing Director, Privacy, Valencia IIP Advisors Limited

Eric P. Mandel, Director, Solutions Architecture, eDiscovery, Ricoh USA