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)
- Video Presentation by Paolo Balboni, President, European Privacy Association (EPA)
09:20 - 09:50 Keynote Address
Public Dimensions of Staying Private
Dr. Aditya Sondhi, Senior Advocate - Additional Advocate General, State of Karnataka
09:50 - 10:05 Microsoft Presentation - "Why Privacy Matters?"
Meenu Chandra, Senior Attorney, IP & DCU Lead (India Region), Microsoft India
10:05 - 10:25 Tea/Coffee break
10:25 - 11:25

Session 1 : Comparative analysis of emerging privacy and data protection regimes

Moderator: Sunil Abraham, Executive Director, Centre for Internet & Society
Panelists:
  • Anirudh Rastogi, Managing Partner (Corporate Law and Investments), TRA
  • Elaine Khoo, ‎‎Regional Legal Counsel, (IP&O&T) Law Group, Citibank N.A.
  • Sonal Basu, General Manager and Head of Legal (US), Mindtree
  • Stephen Mathias, Partner, Kochhar & Co.
  • Priyanka Jain, ‎Head of Legal and Compliance, ‎Experian (invited)
Theme:
  • Jurisprudential trends in privacy & data protection (India, Singapore, Russia, Japan, Israel, China)
  • Cultural understanding of privacy across different countries
11:25 - 12:25

Session 2 : Legal and Ethical issues in Disruptive Technologies

Moderator: Rakhi Jindal, SVP, Operations & Technology and IP Law Group, Citi
Panelists:
  • Kavitha Babu, Director & Commercial Attorney, Microsoft India
  • Supratim Chakraborty, Associate Partner, Khaitan & Co.
  • Blake Brannon, Vice President, Product, OneTrust
  • Sivaram Nair, Executive Vice President, Company Secretary, General Counsel and Ethics Officer, Mphasis
  • Kanchan Paralkar, ‎Legal and Governance Officer, Tata Industries Ltd.
  • N. S. Nappinai, Advocate & Author of "Technology Laws Decoded"
Theme:
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • IoT
  • Drone technology
  • Big Data
  • Cloud
12:25 – 12:40

Session 3 : Platinum Partner Presentation

12:40 - 13:45 NETWORKING LUNCHEON
13:45 - 14:45

Session 4 : Interface of data protection & competition laws

Moderator: Gowree Gokhale, Partner, Nishith Desai Associates
Panelists:
  • Pranav Mehra, Principal Legal Counsel, Snapdeal
  • Sameer Chugh, ‎Director - Legal & Regulatory, Airtel
  • Pandurang Acharya, General Manager – Legal, Swiggy
Theme:
  • Regulating companies that control the valuable resource - data
14:45 - 15:45

Session 5 : Fraud in electronic transactions

Moderator: Dr. Tabrez Ahmad, Professor & Director, College of Legal Studies, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
Panelists:
  • Avik Biswas, Partner, INDUSLAW
  • Dr. Amar Prasad Reddy, Director General, National Cyber Safety and Security Standards (invited)
  • Benild Joseph, ‎President, Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) - India
  • Hemant Dusane, Chief Information Security & Risk Management Officer, Rage Frameworks Inc.
  • Agnidipta Sarkar, Global Information Risk & Continuity Officer, DXC Technology
Theme:
  • Vulnerabilities; security controls and mitigation measures
15:45 – 16:00 Tea/Coffee break
16:00 - 17:00

Session 6 : Privacy Issues and Challenges in emerging business models

Moderator: Probir Roy Chowdhury, Partner, J. Sagar Associates

Panelists:
  • Seema Manku, Vice President - Legal, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
  • Pragati Ogal Rai, Director - Technology Strategy & Innovation, Deutsche Bank
  • Parul Sabharwal, Head of Legal, Times Internet Ltd.
Theme:
  • Privacy issues in Health-tech sector
  • Privacy issues in Fin-tech sector
  • Privacy issues in online learning / education
17:00 – 17:10 Closing Remarks
17:10 onwards Beer Reception
*subject to changes.