Do you understand the privacy laws that affect your business in the digital space? Failing to comply - even inadvertently can have disastrous consequences for your business and its reputation. Join us on April 27, for an informative seminar with keynote speaker, Brent Homan and our expert local panel to help you ensure that the privacy of your customers is being protected.
About Brent Homan
Joining the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) in 2012, Brent Homan is currently the Director General for PIPEDA investigations which includes oversight of the OPC's Toronto Office with its dedicated enforcement and stakeholder engagement programs.
Mr. Homan's accomplishments in the Privacy world include key matters in the 'Digital Society and Economy' such as overseeing: the Bell Relevant Advertising Program investigation (2015), the Google Online Behavioural Advertising investigation (2014), the Apple Transparency Investigation (2014), and alongside global partners, multiple international investigations including the first international joint-investigation in the field of Privacy which was carried out in collaboration with the Dutch Privacy authority. With a rich background in International enforcement, Mr. Homan also conceptualized and spearheaded the Global Privacy Enforcement Network (GPEN) International Privacy Sweep, now in its third year and involving 29 Privacy Authorities from around the globe (2015 Sweep – Children's Privacy). With respect to electronic privacy threats, Mr. Homan is the lead for the OPC's responsibilities under CASL.
Our local expert panel will include:
Andrew Schiestel - President of tbk Creative and CASL marketing expert
David Canton - Business Lawyer at Harrison Pensa specializing in technology issues