The Institute for Leadership Studies in Partnership with U.S. Commercial Service Presents
The internet makes your company global.
GDPR: What does it mean for U.S.-based companies?
Prepare for the impending EU General Data Protection Regulation and EU–U.S. Privacy Shield. Beginning in May 2018, companies that collect, process, and/or store personal data from EU residents must comply with new EU data privacy legislation. Regardless of the company, the sector it operates in, or whether it actually sells anything in Europe, there will be new requirements and stiff fines imposed by European agencies in case of non-compliance.
What you’ll gain from attending:
> Find out why the European Union is a key market for U.S. businesses
> Gain in-depth knowledge about GDPR requirements, including:
- Accountability and transparency
- Security and privacy
- Communication with your customers and business partners
> Discover how GDPR can impact your business:
- What processes and tools should be put in place
- How to start the compliance process
- How to turn GDPR into a business advantage
> Learn about the Privacy Shield program and how to apply