Conference - Day Two

Friday, June 14, 2019

7:45–9:00 am                     Registration
8:15 am                               Breakfast

9:00–9:15 am                      Greetings

Wayne MacDonald (Conference Chair – University of Alberta, Faculty of Extension)

9:15–10:15 am                     Keynote Address: Michael McEvoy

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica: One Year Later

Michael McEvoy (Privacy Commissioner of British Columbia)


10:15–10:45 am                   Awards Presentation
IAPP Program Awards for Outstanding Leadership & Contribution to the Field of Access and Privacy in Canada

10:45–11:00 am                   Refreshment Break

11:00 am–12:00 pm            Breakout Sessions

  • Session G - The 4 PROs of Proactive Disclosure: Implications and Benefits
    David Watts (Proactive Disclosure Lead Energy and Resources Sector, Service Alberta) 

  • Session H - Health Information Act Mandatory Breach Notification: The First Year
    Rachel Hayward (Director–Compliance and Special Investigations, Alberta Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner) and Duncan Worden (Director–Health Information Systems Division, Alberta Health)

  • Session I - Workplace Harassment Allegation Investigations: Access and Privacy Processes, Checks, and Balances
    Joan Dunlop (Privacy and Information Management, Cenera)
    Wade King (Director - Safe Disclosure and Human Rights, University of Alberta), and

12:00–1:00 pm                    Lunch

1:00–2:00 pm                      Breakout Sessions

  • Session J - Creating a Healthy Work Place During a Time of Operational Change in Public Bodies: 5 Keys to Stress Reduction for Information Rights Administrative Professionals 
    Dr. Thomas Barker (Professor of Communication, Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta)

  • Session K - Risks, Threats, and Security: Safeguarding Your Data and IT Systems With Cutting Edge Technology
    Clinton M. Beck (President, Dragon's Breath Security) 

  • Session L - Crossing the Border with Digital Devices: Do you have any right to privacy?
    Dr. Steven Penney (Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Alberta)


2:00–2:15 pm                      Refreshment Break


2:15–3:15 pm                        Plenary Session: Barbara Bucknell

European Union Adequacy and Privacy and Data Protection
Barbara Bucknell (Senior Policy Analyst, Marketplace Framework Policy Branch, Strategy and Innovation Policy Sector –

Innovation, Science and Economic Development, Government of Canada)

3:15–3:45 pm                       Closing Remarks and Door Prizes

Wayne MacDonald (Conference Chair, University of Alberta's Faculty of Extension)

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