Global Impacts of GDPR: Executive Briefing
by John Elliott and Troy Hunt
Regulatory compliance is important for all organizations, but inaccurate compliance represents wasted expenditure and creates regulatory risk. This course discusses where to find reliable information about GDPR.
What you'll learn
Tech leaders need a fundamental understanding of the environment in which they operate which includes laws and regulations. In this course, Global Impacts of GDPR: Executive Briefing, you will learn how to distinguish GDPR fact from GDPR opinion. First, you will learn who to trust for guidance on GDPR’s rules. Next, you will discover where to find in-depth information. Finally, you will explore the long-term effects of GDPR on global regulation. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of GDPR resources needed to establish organizational decisions.
Disclaimer: This is a general introduction to GDPR. It is not legal advice, and if you need legal advice make sure you talk to a qualified lawyer within your own jurisdiction.
About the authors
John Elliott is a specialist in regulated security and data protection. His fascination is the way that people engage with security directives: whether that’s a company following external regulation, an information security team developing policies, an IT team following them, or a colleague who is just trying to do their job securely.
John has led information security and data protection functions in aviation and financial services. He’s represented both Visa Europe and Mastercard on the PCI S... moreecurity Standards Council, and contributed to many of the PCI standards including PCI DSS v4.
He has LLM in Information Rights Law, holds the expected information security certificates (CISSP, CISA , CRISC, CDPSE) and is a Fellow of the British Computer Society - the Chartered Institute for IT.
Troy Hunt is a Microsoft Regional Director and MVP for Developer Security, an ASPInsider, and a full time Author for Pluralsight—a leader in online training for technology and creative professionals. Troy has been building software for browsers since the very early days of the web and possesses an exceptional ability to distill complex subjects into relatable
explanations. This has led Troy to become an industry thought leader in the security space and produce more than twenty top-rated courses ... morefor Pluralsight. Currently, Troy is heavily involved in Have I been pwned? (HIBP) a free service that aggregates data breaches and helps people establish potential impacts from malicious web activity. Troy blogs regularly about web security and is a frequent speaker at industry
conferences across the globe and throughout the media to discuss a wide range of technologies. Troy has been featured in a number of articles with publications including Forbes, TIME magazine, Mashable, PCWorld, ZDNet and Yahoo! Tech. Aside from technology and security, Troy is an avid snowboarder, windsurfer and tennis player