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Data Protection Workshop

Event type
13 October 2017
Hennessy Park Hotel, Cybercity Ebene
08:30 – 12:00



Mauritius has amended its Data Protection Act to be compliant with international standards and in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679.

In this regard, MCCI, in collaboration with Global Finance Mauritius, OTAM, AHRIM and MBA, is organising a Data Protection Workshop on Friday 13th October 2017 at Hennessy Park Hotel from 9h-12h.

We shall have the opportunity to hear and interact with an eminent expert based in Estonia Mr Raul RIKK and with the Data Protection Commissioner Mrs. Drudeisha Madhub.

Kindly note that this event is free of charge.

Should you be interested, please confirm you attendance with Mrs. S. Rasen on, by latest Thursday 12 October 2017.


8h30 – 9h00 Registration
9h00 – 9h10 Welcome and Opening Remarks – Mr. Raju Jaddoo, Secretary-General, MCCI
9h10 – 9h20 Address- Mr. Krish Bissoonauthsing, Consul Estonia
9h20 – 10h15 “The New World Paradigm for Business: Data Protection and Cyber Security” – Paul RIKK, International Expert
10h15 – 10h30 Questions & Answers
10h30 – 10h50 Tea Break
10h50 – 11h30 The New Data Protection Act: Challenges and Opportunities –

Mrs. Drudeisha Madhub, Data Protection Commissioner
11h30 – 12h00 Question & Answer