REMINDER - Data Protection Workshops

Mon, Sep 26th, 2016 11:42:35 am

REMINDER: Please note Data Protection Workshop on-line registration is now open.

 These workshops are presented by Millet & Matthews Solicitors.

Dates & Locations

Registration (Tea/Coffee) at 1.45 pm and Workshop: 2.00 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.

Wednesday, 28th September 2016:  Horse & Jockey Conference Centre, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Wednesday, 5th October 2016: Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley, Dublin 22.

On-line registration can be accessed on or Click here to register.

 We encourage Principals/Deputy Principals/Board members/administrative personnel with responsibility for data processing to attend the workshop. Data Protection is a constantly evolving area and this workshop will bring participants up to date with the latest developments in the area, deal with common queries from our schools and will also give participants an opportunity to ask questions.

The areas covered on the day will include:

  •           Data Protection and the new GDRP (General Data Protection Regulation).
  • ·         Why is Data Protection important?
  • ·         Parents requesting information about their child.
  • ·         CCTV Policy.
  • ·         Releasing personal data to third parties.
  • ·         Taking photos of students at school events.
  • ·         School Social Media Account.
  • ·         Student’s private Social Media Accounts.
  • ·         BYOD.
  • ·         Vetting: Data Protection Implications.

Delegates who pre-registered with ACCS have been registered online by ACCS and should have received a confirmation email from the JMB.