Derek is Managing Director of Newport Thomson, a data protection & privacy Trusted Advisory firm based in Toronto. Offering CASL, PIPEDA, GDPR, ePrivacy and CCPA/CPRA full compliance services or review programs, Derek and his team can bring a client into compliance quickly and with the least amount of change to their systems. Derek is also Chairman, Response Marketing Association, a 60 year old marketing association committed to helping marketers be better marketers.
With more than 30 years of marketing and advertising experience, he is focussed on data protection & privacy and its effect on the brand. The author of CASL Compliance: A Marketer’s Guide to Email Marketing to Canadians, he looks to simplify the implementation of new data management practices within organizations such that they comply with global laws while taking good care of their prospects and customers. Derek believes making compliance practical makes compliance feasible.
A huge number of firms in Canada are preparing themselves for changes to the Data Protection and Privacy Laws in Canada, but are these reforms going to happen? This panel will look at where things stand now and explore what the future may hold?
Host: Constantine Karbaliotis, J.D., CIPP C/US/E, CIPT, CIPM, FIP, CDPSE, Counsel, nNovation LLP
Eda Uludere, Data Governance Advisor, FASKEN
Ashley Goren-Gibson, Goren-Gibson Consulting
Derek Lackey, CIPM, Managing Director, Newport Thomson
Sylvia Kingsmill, BA, LLB, Partner, Risk Consulting, National Privacy, Regulatory & Information Management (PRIM) Lead, KPMG Canada