Eric Dieterich to Present on GDPR Compliance at Infosecurity North America Conference

October 3, 2017

Tampa, FL – Focal Point Data Risk, one of the largest pure-play data risk management firms, announced that Eric Dieterich, leader of Focal Point’s national Data Privacy practice, will present at the Infosecurity North America conference on Wednesday, October 4 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dieterich will present in the conference’s “Special Focus: Navigating EU GDPR” track, in a session titled “Integrating EU GDPR into Your Organization’s Risk Framework to Enable Cross Border Business.” He will discuss key issues and compliance strategies for global businesses affected by the implementation and enforcement of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) measures next year. The session will address evaluating third-party business relationships for GDPR compliance, analyzing cybersecurity and data privacy functions and accountability within organizations and aligning GDPR oversight into organizations’ existing risk frameworks.

  • What: “Integrating EU GDPR into Your Organization’s Risk Framework to Enable Cross Border Business”
  • Who: Eric Dieterich, Principal, Data Privacy, Focal Point Data Risk
  • When: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 2:10 p.m. ET
  • Where: Hynes Convention Center, (900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115)

Dieterich is an active member of the privacy community, where he works extensively with clients across industries, including healthcare and financial services and develops privacy programs for multi-national organizations. A noted authority on GDPR and similar cross border privacy and regulatory issues, Dieterich recently received SC Media’s prestigious Reboot Leadership Award in the “Chief Privacy Officer” category.

Focal Point’s Data Privacy practice provides a wide array of services and resources helping organizations identify GDPR priorities affecting their organizations and build reliable compliance roadmaps reflecting clients’ unique operations and business requirements. For more information, listen to Focal Point’s on-demand webinar: “The Keys to a Tactical, Scalable GDPR Implementation Plan.”

Infosecurity North America is run by the Infosecurity Group that has 22 years of experience connecting professionals from all branches of the information security industry. This innovative security event attracts over 2,000 attendees from every level of the industry. Attendees are invited to attend sessions that showcase innovation and discovery in the information security industry.

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