Conference Agenda*



08:30 Registration of Delegates, Speakers & Partners & Welcome Tea/Coffee
09:00 - 09:20 Inaugural Address
- Kaviraj Singh, Secretary General, Indian National Bar Association (INBA)
09:20 - 09:50 Keynote Address
To be Announced
09:50 - 10:05 Platinum Partner Presentation by OneTrust
10:05 - 10:20 Platinum Partner Presentation - TBA
10:20 - 10:35 Tea/Coffee break
10:35 - 11:30

Session 1A : Data localization and how it will impact businesses in India

Moderator: Kazim Rizvi, Founding Editor, The Dialogue
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Securing data in India (Technical and Legal Perspectives)
  • The integrity of the data and datacenter infrastructure
  • Big Data and associated challenges
  • Upcoming data protection bill – framework and time frame challenges

Session 1B : Extra-Jurisdictional Application of the Law

Moderator:
Panelists:
  1. Representative of British Deputy High Commissioner
Theme:
  • Categorizing ‘Indian’ Data
  • Challenges to the overseas application of the law
  • Bilateral cooperation with countries
11:30 - 12:25

Session 2A : Disruptive Technologies: Legislation, Implementation & Enforcement Challenges in a fast changing complex privacy and security environment

Moderator: Amit Dubey, Deputy CTO, Tech Mahindra
Panelists:
  • Jayadev Parida, Researcher, Observer Research Foundation
  • Tabrez Ahmad, Head, Government Relations, Walmart
  • Ranjeet Rane, Public Policy Research, ReBit (RBI)
Theme:
  • Cloud & Secure cloud technologies – ownership and contractual implementation challenges
  • AI, Machine Learning, IoT
  • Third party liabilities and regulatory issues
  • Vulnerabilities, Security controls and Mitigation challenges

Session 2B : Compliance by Data Fiduciaries – What will change?

Moderator:
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Increased costs by data fiduciaries on enhancing compliances
  • What are the internal systems and processes to this effect?
  • Auditing and Monitoring
12:25 – 12:40

Gold Partner Presentation

12:40 – 12:55

Gold Partner Presentation

12:55 - 13:55 NETWORKING LUNCHEON
13:55 - 14:50

Session 3A : Enforcement Challenges of the Personal Data Protection Bill 2018

Moderator: Rahul Das Gupta, The Dialogue
Panelists:
  1. Mukesh Jain, CTO, VFS Global
  2. Biju Nair, Software Freedom Law Centre
Theme:
  • Extra-Jurisdictional application and its implementation challenges
  • Remedial application defined under the bill
  • Compliance and audits defined under the bill
  • Right to be forgotten

Session 3B : Penalties, Remedies and Offences

Moderator:
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Steep penalties along the lines of the GDPR
  • Defining Harm and Compensation
  • Should data breach liability amount to corporate fraud?
  • Non-bailable criminal offences and applicability to State authorities
14:50 - 15:45

Session 4A : Privacy Regimes in India, EU & USA – A critical comparative analysis

Moderator:
Panelists:
  1. Sajai Singh, Partner, JSA Law
  2. Pranav Mehra, Principal Legal Counsel, Snapdeal
Theme:
  • Jurisprudential trends in privacy & data protection in India, EU and USA
  • Cultural understanding of privacy across different countries
  • Impact assessment of overseas privacy regulation on Indian businesses

Session 4B : Tracking Cross-Border Data Flow

Moderator:
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Monitoring cross-border transfer of personal data
  • What are the exemptions can justifications for such monitoring?
  • Link with the IT Act
15:45 – 16:00 Tea/Coffee break
16:00 - 16:55

Session 5 : Privacy and its impact on the services sector

Moderator:
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Quantum changes in functioning of services sector
  • Increased technological impact on processes and delivery mediums
  • Privacy issues in customer engagement, IP and data ownership
16:55 – 17:05 Closing Remarks
*subject to changes.