Introduction

The workshop is designed to disseminate best practices on compliance with the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) in Malaysia with regards to the processing of personal data and compliance with the 7 data protection principles. Come understand the implications of EU’s General Data Protection Regulations which came into effect on 25 May 2018.

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the implications of the 7 Data Protection principles
  • Understand the latest PDPA Regulations
  • Review the essential provisions under the Personal Data Protection Act
  • Gain insights to PDPA Enforcement, Penalties and Offences
  • Implications of EU’s GDPR on Malaysian Companies as Data Controllers and Data Processors.

Key Content

  • Introduction to the Malaysian Personal Data Protection Act
  • PDPA Compliance
  • Dealing with the 7 Data Principles
  • Data Protection – What needs to be implemented
  • Ensuring successful compliance with the PDPA
  • PDPA Registration of Class of Data Users
  • PDPA Enforcement
  • Penalties & Offences
  • PDPA Regulations
  • Key features of EU’s GDPR

Recommended Attendees

  • In-House Legal Counsel / General Counsel
  • Lawyers
  • CEOs / Company Directors
  • Banks, Call Centres, Hospitals
  • Debt Recovery
  • Legal Managers / Legal Executives
  • Contract Managers
  • Business Development Manager
  • Personal Data Protection Officer
  • Any Industry Collecting & Handling Personal Data