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MBN are delighted to partner

with Purple on a GDPR

Preparation Workshop in London

GDPR Preparation Workshop

With the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force this May, join us for our GDPR Preparation Workshop. Develop a strong working knowledge of the GDPR using real workplace scenarios. Learn how the GDPR will affect you and your organisation with practical examples and guides.

The workshop will cover the following areas:

- Brief overview of GDPR, its background, implications and implementation challenges
- A Practical guide to building your “Personal Data Inventory”
- Working with third party organisations, data controllers, volunteers and contractors
- Practical steps you need to take to prepare for GDPR
- Training your workforce on GDPR and ensuring organisation wide compliance
- Optimising your privacy management practices and remaining compliant after May 2018

Learning outcomes:
The workshop will be interactive to show you how to take steps on becoming compliant. Come prepared and get ready to walk away from the session equipped with how to undertake the necessary steps yourself which include:

- A practical guide to doing a personal data inventory
- Identify your third parties and the gap you need to fill
- Overview of processes and policies you will require
- How to deliver staff awareness and education programmes



Paul Forrest

Paul is the Chair of Purple Management Consulting. An industry recognised thought leader with a successful track record of working with the worlds leading data enabled digital businesses, Paul has in excess of 30 years experience in the advisory areas of:

- Business strategy, performance improvement and operational effectiveness
- Data strategy, insight and analytics and Big Data trust, privacy, cybersecurity and cross border data licensing/use
- Offshoring advisory, structured finance and business process outsourcing
- Lead advisory, commercial due diligence, operational due diligence and post deal; transformation

Paul has advised a large number of client organisations on issues relating to trust, privacy and security, including the US and UK Governments, FTSE100 and many household name ventures in the connected economy. Paul contributed to the development of the Safe Harbor privacy regime and was involved at the early stages of the consultation on the GDPR.

Janine Chasmer

Janine is an Executive Consultant at Purple Management Consultancy and has over 9 years experience working within the 3rd sector, specifically within membership. Her principle areas of expertise include:

- Strategy & Business Performance Improvement
- Organisational change
- CRM & CMS strategy development and implementation
- Data Privacy, Protection & Management

Janine has been pivotally involved in a number of GDPR reviews for clients in a variety of sectors. With hands on experience as a Data Protection Officer (DPO), Janine has exceptionally robust knowledge of the pain points for organisations seeking to become compliant with the GDPR whilst maintaining their "business as usual”.


Purple & MBN Organiser of GDPR Preparation Workshop


Purple are a leading strategy and technology consultancy practice.  Working with the country’s leading businesses, membership organisations and the public sector, Purple’s consultants have undertaken in excess of 40 GDPR and CyberSecurity Readiness Reviews within the last two years.  What this has provided is a unique and in depth appreciation for operational issues facing UK organisations in respect of their implementation efforts.  The lessons learned and the practical tools developed as a result are now
available to you through events such as this.


MBN Solutions

MBN are Europe’s leading recruiter of top talent for Data, Insight and Analytics, Blockchain and GDPR.  With a reputation for being more than a recruiter, MBN are proud and active participants in the data community and host some of the most successful events seen in the UK.  Whether hosting leading speakers on subjects relating to the emergence and use cases of Blockchain, or describing opportunities to materially enhance customer trust, privacy and security, MBN are at the centre of the debate focusing on how best to extract value form such activities.

We would love to hear from you if you have any feedback on our newsletters, or any suggestions for future articles.
If you would like more information on our specialist recruitment services for Technology, Data Science & Analytics, Big Data and Digital Industries, call us today on 0845 070 1130 or email us.

MBN Solutions, Ingram House, 227 Ingram Street, Glasgow, G1 1DA
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