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Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data
25th Anniversary Event -
Webinar on "The Personal Information Protection Law of the Mainland"
The Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL), the first piece of legislation in the Mainland dedicated to the protection of personal information, was passed by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress on 20 August 2021 and will come into effect on 1 November 2021. The PIPL marks a new milestone in the protection of individual’s right to privacy and personal information in the Mainland. As Hong Kong’s economy and daily life are closely intertwined with the Mainland, the transfer of personal information between the two places takes place from time to time. Local enterprises therefore have a need to know and understand the provisions of the PIPL.
Against this background, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD), supported by the City University of Hong Kong School of Law, organises this webinar at which the Mainland’s renowned expert on civil law and seasoned legal practitioner will explain the contents and features of the PIPL to participants, so as to assist enterprises understand the new law, and prepare themselves for compliance. The webinar is also one of the celebratory events of the PCPD’s 25th Anniversary.
Enrolment is on a first-come-first-served basis.
|Date||13 October 2021 (Wednesday)|
|Time||3:00 pm – 4:30 pm|
$450 (Standard fee) /
|Accreditation||Accreditation of the Law Society of Hong Kong is being sought|
|Target Audience||Legal professionals, Compliance Officers, Data Protection Officers, IT professions and others who have business operations in the Mainland or have business relationships with the Mainland|
Please enrol by completing the online enrollment page, and settle the payment on or before 8 October 2021 (Friday) 5pm via the following methods:
- Enrolment will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. The PCPD reserves the right of final decision.
- Confirmation email will be sent by 12 October 2021.
- Payment should be settled before the date of the webinar.
- Personal Information Collection Statement: Personal data provided in this form will be used for the purpose of carrying out the above-mentioned event. You have the right to request access to and correction of your personal data held by the PCPD. You should make your data access request by completing the Data Access Request Form (OPS003) and sending the completed Form directly to the Data Protection Officer of the PCPD by fax (2877 7026), by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or in person or by mail to the PCPD, Room 1303, 13/F, Dah Sing Financial Centre, 248 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
- Please note that the webinar may be filmed, photographed and/or recorded for PCPD's future educational purpose.
- The PCPD reserves the right to modify the content and the date of the webinar.
- For enquiry, please email email@example.com or call 3423 6678 (Ms Chan)/2877 7169 (Mr Chiu).
Security measures taken by the PCPD for webinar:
- The personal data collected in connection with the enrolment in webinar will be used for arranging the sharing session. The PCPD will take security measures for storage. The PCPD will not disclose the personal data collected to other parties.
- Login information provided by participants is used for statistical purposes and carrying out the above-mentioned sharing session only by the PCPD.
- No participants shall publish the content of the webinar in any format (including but not limited to recording audios and videos) without prior written consent from the PCPD.
Importance notes for participants on data security:
- Please log in with your Reference Number. Avoid using misleading name or online nickname so that the host can identify users easily.
- Do not share or publish the meeting ID, meeting links and password sent by the organiser arbitrarily.
- Ensure that the network connections are safe and secure (e.g. do not use public Wi-Fi, and use strong encryption for Wi-Fi network). Ensure that all devices are installed with the latest security patches and anti-virus software, and properly protected by firewalls.
- Participants are recommended to stop screen sharing, mute the microphone and turn off the webcam after logging in.
- Do not click any suspicious links during the webinar.
- Do not share confidential information during the webinar.
- Participants should be aware of any suspicious account activity. Sign out all Zoom account when in doubt.