Since the UK left the EU, two data protection regulations are running in parallel – the ‘original’ EU GDPR and the new UK GDPR. This has implications on #eventtech businesses in North America – not least that they may have to appoint separate representatives if they process the data of individuals in both the EU and the UK. This session will describe the implications of Brexit on personal data, and list the steps North American businesses have to take to ensure they comply with both laws.
Adam Parry is the co-founder and editor of the event industry’s global online magazine, www.eventindustrynews.com (EIN). As an avid technology evangelist, Adam coupled his 10+ years’ experience in the event industry with his passion for the latest tech trends to co-create Event Tech Live, Europe’s only show dedicated to event technology. On top of this, Adam is also the co-organiser of the Event Technology Awards, a world-renowned awards scheme showcasing the very best in event technology.