“The one year countdown to GDPR enforcement starts now, and it is vitally important that companies worldwide get on board to ensure that they aren’t caught with a fine of €20 million or 4% of global annual turnover on May 25th, 2018."
New York, NY (PRWEB) May 17, 2017
Evidon, Inc., the global leader in simplifying the complex world of Digital Governance, Risk and Compliance, is hosting a free webinar to mark one year until GDPR enforcement with valuable advice for privacy, security, and marketing professionals. The event will feature Forrester Research Principal Analyst Fatemeh Khatibloo and Evidon’s CEO Scott Meyer and Chief Privacy Officer, Todd Ruback.
With one year to go until GDPR enforcement, companies in the US and around the world need to understand the requirements of gaining customer consent and managing customer data to avoid stiff financial penalties and reputational risk. This important webinar will provide a benchmark for attendees to assess their company’s progress toward compliance with the transparency and consent requirements of the GDPR and ePrivacy Directive.
Attendees will also take away:
- An understanding of the Forrester Privacy and GDPR Maturity Model that helps firms assess the effectiveness of their privacy practices and prioritize initiatives that ready them for GDPR compliance.
- Recommendations for prioritizing budget for GDPR and ePrivacy software.
- The necessary components of a comprehensive consumer data privacy program, with an emphasis on the roles that marketing and business strategy leaders must play.
Evidon CEO Scott Meyer says, “The one year countdown to GDPR enforcement starts now, and it is vitally important that companies worldwide get on board to ensure that they aren’t caught with a fine of €20 million or 4% of global annual turnover on May 25th, 2018. ”
Evidon’s industry-leading privacy-by-design solutions ensure that businesses are compliant with the EU’s GDPR and ePrivacy Directive (soon to be Regulation) transparency and consent requirements. Evidon enables companies to navigate the requirements needed for online compliance through site auditing, risk assessments, and regulation-specific consent notices, exposing their potential for data leakage, while protecting them against regulatory vulnerabilities.
Evidon will host “One Year Countdown to GDPR - What You Need to Focus on Now”
On: Tuesday, May 23rd at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Evidon is a global technology company focused on simplifying the complex world of Digital Governance. As companies add more technology to maximize the return on their digital investment, building consumer trust has become ever more important. Fulfilling this promise requires organizations to have a comprehensive approach to govern data collection across their sites, apps and ads while complying with global regulations. The world’s leading brands rely on Evidon to empower their Digital Governance success across millions of web pages and apps that drive billions of online revenue. Learn more at @evidon and http://www.evidon.com.