On 19th March 2018, JBCE Digital Innovation Committee held a GDPR workshop inviting DPOs and related experts from member companies with Mr. Sugimoto, Of Council from Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP as a guest speaker.

The guidelines from Article 29 Working Party on Data Breach Notifications, Consent and International Data Transfer were explained. Two months before the end of this transition phase, it was a good opportunity to take stock the latest privacy developments,engaging in a peer-to peer discussion with Legal Experts and DPOs, lingering doubts on the GDPR and share experiences gained in the process of becoming GDPR-ready.