The GDPR Effect
Thursday 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Ballroom

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, Distinguished Expert-in-Residence, leading the Privacy by Design Centre of Excellence, Ryerson University

Imran Ahmad, Partner, Miller Thomson LLP

Laia Bertran Manyé, Attorney and Privacy Fellow, Duke University School of Law

Jeff Ward, Director, Duke Center on Law & Technology Associate Clinical Professor of Law, Duke University School of Law (M)