Programme and presentations

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Thursday 15th June 2017

09.00 – 09.20

Welcome

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar T.D.

Introduction

Minister of State for European Affairs, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Dara Murphy T.D.

Video

 

09.20 – 09.45

Opening Keynote: Data – A Regulator’s Perspective

Helen Dixon, Irish Data Protection Commissioner

Chair: Mark Little

Video

 

09.45 – 10.45

Opening Panel Discussion: Data Protection and other Fundamental Rights – Getting the Balance Right

  • Helen Dixon, Irish Data Protection Commissioner
  • Stewart A. Baker, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson
  • John Frank, Vice President, EU Government Affairs, Microsoft
  • Prof Joe Cannataci, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy

Chair: Mark Little

Video

10.45 – 11.30

Break

Forum, Ground Floor

11.30 – 12.30

Cloud Computing – The Fourth Industrial Revolution?

  • Barry Lowry, Irish Government Chief Information Officer
  • Prof Theo Lynn, Professor of Digital Business, Dublin City University
  • Paraic Nolan, Product Director, Big Red Cloud

Moderator: C. Sean Pike, Program Vice President, Security Products Group, IDC

Video

 

Research in Data Science: Public vs Privately Funded

  • Dr Karen Church, Senior Manager Product Analytics, Intercom
  • Prof Orla Feely, Vice President for Research, Innovation and Impact, University College Dublin (UCD)
  • Dr John Ghent, CEO, Sytorus
  • Prof Barry Smyth, Chair of Computer Science, UCD and a Director, Insight Centre for Data Analytics

Chair: Jonathan McCrea, Broadcaster

Sponsored by the Royal Irish Academy

Video

 

The Data Privacy Impact Assessment

GDPR Workshop – Delivered by the Office of Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC)

  • Ultan O’Carroll, Assistant Commissioner, Multinationals & Technology – Consultation, ODPC  
  • Cathal Ryan, Assistant Commissioner, Public Sector and Health Consultation, ODPC  

Video

 

12.30 – 13.45

Lunch

Forum, Ground Floor

13.45 – 14.15

Keynote: Three Apples – The Privacy Imperative Through History

Trevor Hughes, President, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) 

Chair: Mark Little

Video

 

14.15 – 15.15

Panel Discussion: Chief Privacy Officers – Our Emerging Privacy Challenges

  • Cristina Cabella, Chief Privacy Officer, IBM
  • Stephen Deadman, Global Deputy Chief Privacy Officer, Facebook
  • William Malcolm, Legal Director, Privacy, Google
  • Patrick Rowe, Deputy General Counsel, Accenture

Chair: Bojana Bellamy, President, Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL)

Video

 

15.15 – 15.45

Break

15:45 – 16:15

Keynote: Artificial Intelligence and its Impact on Society

Chris White, Principal Researcher, Microsoft

Chair: Mark Little

Video

 

16:15 – 17:15

Artificial Intelligence and Data – Future Challenges and Opportunities

Exponential Changes and Anticipating the Future Issues Surrounding AI, David Bray, Eisenhower Fellow; Harvard Executive In-Residence; Senior Executive and Chief Information Officer, FCC

Ireland’s AI Opportunity – Shaping the Right Environment, Ken Finnegan, Chief Technology Advisor, IDA Ireland

  • Geff Brown, Associate General Counsel, Microsoft
  • Catherine Watson, Senior Manager, Technology Strategy, Accenture
  • Bryson Koehler, Chief Technology Officer, IBM Watson
  • Prof Barry O’Sullivan, Director, Insight Centre for Data Analytics

Moderator: Mary Aiken, Cyber Psychologist

Video

 

The Transatlantic Digital Trade and Investment Economy

The Transatlantic Digital Economy 2017: How and why it matters for the United States, Europe and the world, Joseph Quinlan, Bank of America Private Wealth Management

  • Leo Clancy, Head of Technology, Consumer and Business Services, IDA Ireland
  • Shay Walsh, Managing Director, BT Ireland

Chair: Mark Little

Sponsored by the American Chamber of Commerce of Ireland

Video

 

Who’s the DPO and How Do We Clone Them?

GDPR Workshop – delivered by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

  • Paul Jordan, Managing Director, Europe, IAPP
  • Denis Kelleher, Senior Legal Counsel, Central Bank of Ireland
  • Alan Curley, EMEA Privacy Compliance Manager, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies

Video

 

17.15 – 18.15

Silver Bullet or Lead Shot? Can Better Data Drive Better Social Outcomes?

Chair: Deirdre Mortell, CEO, Social Innovation Fund

Video

 

Self-driving vehicles and Ireland! Are we prepared?

  • Prof Vinny Cahill, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Mathematics and Science, Trinity College Dublin
  • Barry Napier, CEO, Cubic Telecom
  • Ray O’Leary, Assistant Secretary, Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport
  • Alessandra Sala, Global head of the Analytics Research Group, Nokia Bell Labs

Chair: Ken Finnegan, Chief Technology Advisor, IDA Ireland

Video

 

Living in an Informed Society – Data and the Public Sector

Chair: Jyn Schultze-Melling, Executive Director, Law, EY Berlin

Video

 

18.15

Evening Networking Event

Friday 16th June 2017

From 07.00

Registration and breakfast

08.00 – 08.40

Keynote: Unfinished Business on the Internet

Vint Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google

Chair: Mark Little

Video

 

08.40 – 09.30

Panel Discussion: The People-Centred Internet

  • David Bray, Eisenhower Fellow; Harvard Executive In-Residence; Senior Executive and Chief Information Officer, FCC
  • Vint Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google
  • Shari Langemak, Strategy and New Business Development, Philips

Chair: Mark Little

Video

 

09.30 – 10.30

Accountability 2.0 as the Basis for Trust in the Digital Age and GDPR Compliance

GDPR Workshop – delivered by the Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL)

  • Helen Dixon, Irish Data Protection Commissioner
  • Marie-Charlotte Roques Bonnet, Director, EMEA Privacy Policy, Microsoft
  • JoAnn Stonier, Global Privacy and Data Protection Officer, MasterCard

Chair:  Bojana Bellamy, President, CIPL 

Video

 

Fintech & Data: Getting the Benefits, Managing the Risks

  • David Dalton, Partner, Strategies and Operations, Consulting, Deloitte
  • Barbara Eggl, Data Protection Officer, European Central Bank
  • Denis Kelleher, Senior Legal Counsel, Central Bank of Ireland (Chair)

Video

 

Show me your Data and I will tell who you are

Dr Brian Mac Namee, School of Computer Science, University College Dublin

Chair: Prof Alan Smeaton 

Sponsored by the Royal Irish Academy

Video

 

10.30 – 11.15

Break

Forum, Ground Floor.

11.15 – 12.15

Cyber Security in the 21st Century

  • Richard Browne-Chair, Principal Officer, Internet Policy and Cyber Security, Department of Communications, Climate Action and Energy 
  • Zeta Dooley, Researcher, TSSG Research Group, Waterford Institute of Technology
  • Dr Michael Madden, Senior Lecturer, Information Technology, NUI Galway 

Video

 

eHealth: The Connected Patient

  • Conall Lavery, CEO, Real World Analytics
  • Tom O’Leary, Chief Information Officer, ICON
  • Fran Thompson, Delivery Director, eHealth Programme, HSE
  • Julie Brill, Partner and co-leader of the Global Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group of Hogan Lovells and former US Federal Trade Commissioner

Chair: Mark Little

Video

 

Assessing your Risk under the GDPR

GDPR Workshop – delivered by the Department of Justice and Equality

  • Seamus Carroll, Principal Officer, Civil Law Division, Department of Justice and Equality
  • Rob Corbet, Partner, Head of Technology and Innovation, Arthur Cox
  • Yvonne Cunnane, Head of Data Protection, Facebook Ireland

Video

 

12.15 – 13.15

Interfaces with privacy – user trust and user control

  • Prof m.c. schraefel, Professor of Computer Science and Human Performance, University of Southampton

Moderator: Niamh Sweeney, Head of Public Policy, Facebook Ireland

Video

 

So you think you’re ready for GDPR, what about the ePrivacy regulation?

  • Cornelia Kutterer, Senior Director, EU Government Affairs, Privacy and Digital Policies, Microsoft
  • John O’Connor, Partner, Technology, William Fry/Chair, Society for Computers and Law, Irish Branch

Moderator: Sally Hinfey, Senior Legal Counsel EMEA, SurveyMonkey Europe

Video

 

Leveraging Data to Build a Business

  • Parsa Ghaffari, CEO, Aylien
  • Dr Nora Khaldi, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Nuritas 
  • Cronan McNamara, CEO, Creme Global
  • Andreea Wade, CEO, Opening.Io

 

Chair: Martyn Farrows, Head of Digital Strategy, CJ Fallon

Sponsored by IBEC

Video

13.15

Closing Ceremony
Minister of State for European Affairs, the Digital Single Market and Data Protection

Video  

 

13.30

Grab and Go Lunch

 

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