Conference Structure*



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08:30 Registration of Delegates, Speakers & Partners & Welcome Tea/Coffee
08:45 - 09:20 Inaugural Session
- Kaviraj Singh, Secretary General, Indian National Bar Association (INBA)
- Senior Professional from European Privacy Association (EPA)
09:20 - 09:50 Keynote Address by 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:
Panelists:
  • Rajesh Sreenivasan, Head, Technology, Media & Telecommunication Laws, Rajah & Tann Singapore
  • Sonal Basu, General Manager and Head of Legal (US), Mindtree
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:
Panelists:
  • N. S. Nappinai, Advocate & Author of "Technology Laws Decoded"
  • Sivaram Nair, Executive Vice President, Company Secretary, General Counsel and Ethics Officer, Mphasis
Theme:
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • IoT
  • Drone technology
  • Big Data
  • Cloud
12:25 - 13:25

Session 3 : EU privacy laws – The New World Order

Moderator:
Panelists:
  • Srinivas Poosarla, Vice President and Head (Global), Privacy & Data Protection, Infosys (invited)
  • Kavitha Babu, Director & Commercial Attorney, Microsoft India
Theme:
  • GDPR
  • E Privacy Regulations
  • Role of Data Protection Officers
  • "The right to be forgotten" doctrine
13:25 - 14:15 NETWORKING LUNCHEON
14:15 – 14:30

Session 4 : Platinum Partner Presentation

14:30 – 14:45

Session 5 : Platinum Partner Presentation

14:45 - 15:45

Session 6 :

Track 1: Fraud in electronic transactions
Moderator:
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Vulnerabilities; security controls and mitigation measures

Track 2: Privacy Issues and Challenges in emerging business models
Moderator:
Panelists:
  • Seema Manku, Vice President - Legal, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Theme:
  • Privacy issues in Health-tech sector
  • Privacy issues in Fin-tech sector
  • Privacy issues in online learning / education
15:45 – 16:05 Tea/Coffee break
16:05 - 17:05

Session 7 :

Track 1: Surveillance
Moderator:
Panelists:
Theme:
  • Balancing national security & individual privacy

Track 2: Interface of data protection & competition laws
Moderator:
Panelists:
  • Gowree Gokhale, Partner, Nishith Desai Associates
Theme:
  • Regulating companies that control the valuable resource - data
17:05 - 17:15 ROOM CHANGE
17:15 – 17:25 Closing Remarks and Thanking Attendees
Aditi Jha, General Counsel (India), LinkedIn
*subject to changes.