EU GDPR with the US Commerce Service

Complying with Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Are you ready?


When: Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am

Location: 510 Walnut Street, Mezzanine Level
Philadelphia, PA 19106

BABCPHL Members: $25
Non-members: $35

What You Need to Know:
Do you currently have or plan to have customers, clients or employees in Europe? If yes, join us and learn how the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may impact your business when it comes into force on May 25th, 2018. Failure to comply with the GDPR could result in stiff fines as high as 4% of your company’s overall revenue.
In 2016, the US Department of Commerce launched the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework to provide US companies with a mechanism to comply with EU data protection requirements when transferring personal data from the EU to the United States. Over 2,300 companies use this program to transfer data. Privacy Shield may play an integral role in your overall GDPR compliance strategy.


  • Find out why Eurpore is a key market for U.S. Businesses
  • Gain in-depth knowledge about GDPR requirements including
    • Accountability & transparency
    • Security and privacy by default
    • Communication with your customers and business partners
  • Discover how GDPR can impact your business including:
    • What processes and tools should be put in place
    • How to start the compliance process
    • How to turn GDPR into a business advantage
  • Learn about the Privacy Shield Program and how to apply:
    • New requirements under Privacy Shield
    • Application and Review Process
    • Know what to keep an eye our for in the future

Speaker Information:

Jordan Fisher – Managing Partner, X-pan Law Group

Rebecca Rakoski – Managing Partner, X-pan Law Group

Michelle Sylvester-Jose – Policy Advisor, Data Flows, and Privacy Team, International Trade Adminstration U.S. Department of Commerce

Alexandre Clovirola – Cybersecurity Data Analysis Expert, I-TRACING

Aaron Gardner – Vice President, KrolLDiscovery

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