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Law, Money and Courage: The Roles of the UK Information Commissioner

  • Venue: Appleton Tower
  • Date: 14 Mar '18
  • Time: 18:30 - 20:30
  • Price: Free, register in advance
  • Showing Notes: Lecture Theatre 1. Door open 6pm.
  • Venue Address:
    11 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9LE

  • Free

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CRISP is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Denham, the UK Information Commissioner, will deliver the CRISP Annual Lecture on Wednesday 14th March 2018.

Elizabeth Denham was appointed UK Information Commissioner in July 2016, having previously held the position of Information and Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia, Canada and Assistant Privacy Commissioner of Canada. Since her appointment, she has been closely involved in a host of challenging issues that confront data protection and freedom of information regulation. This activity includes preparation and guidance for the implementation of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation in May, 2018, the production of an important discussion paper on ‘Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning’, and work on international enforcement co-operation as well as on cyber security and information rights.

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