Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA) is the Data Protection Law for South Africa which was enacted into law on 1st July 2020. PoPIA has a set of conditions for lawful processing of Personal Information to help protect privacy which is a constitutional right. Non-compliance can result in serious consequences such as fines, bad media exposure (damage to reputation) or even jail time.
This workshop will provide participants with an overview of PoPIA and an understanding of all aspects of the Act.
The following topics will be covered in this workshop:
This workshop is run on request
* A certificate of attendance will be provided at the end of the workshop
Facilitator: Joe Newbert
Joe Newbert is a Business Consultant, a writer, a speaker and an enthusiastic educator in Data Quality Management and Data Governance. For over 20 years, across five continents, Joe Newbert has helped individuals and organisations advance their skills and leverage the benefits of global best practices in business, business process, data analysis, as well as project and change management.