23 May 2017

TheGeneral Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires the appointment of a DataProtection Officer (DPO) for many data intensive businesses. The DPO, who willadvise on compliance and act as a contact person for the data protectionauthority as well as data subjects, is a new requirement for the UK.

Failureto appoint can lead to fines as high as €10,000,000 or 2% of the company’sworldwide turnover, depending on which amount is higher.

JoinJulie Corney from the MRS Standards Team to understand whether you need to getDPO Ready? Who should be the DPO in your business? What is their role?

TheGDPR comes into force on 25 May 2018 so now is the time to get ready.

The second speaker, Charlotte Vicary will draw on her own experience as a customer immersion specialist, andthose of her field recruitment partners, to explores this thorny issuewith her own examples of high drop out and low drop out. She’ll beraising questions for us all to debate. This will be an interactive session socome ready to discuss.


The next Operations Network Meeting is on 23 May 2017.

The meeting will be held in the 4th floor training suite at MRS, 15 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0JR. A map is availablehere.

Please arrive in time for the meeting to start at 6.30pm


The Old Trading House, 15 Northburgh Street,London,EC1V 0JR

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