The second African Conclave on Data Security (ADSC) will be held virtually on Thursday 14 and Friday 15 October 2021. The 2nd virtual conference builds on the success of the first conference held in October 2020 which received wide acceptance from the public and brought together more than 500 participants from across Africa.
The theme of the session is “Data Security Considerations for a Continental Free Trade Area: Challenges and Prospects”. The conference is an offshoot of the first ADSC virtual conference, designed to bring together leading African countries in data protection and cybersecurity.
The conference is structured according to 4 distinct axes of intervention, the emergence and the implementation of a uniform framework for the security of personal data in Africa: recommendations of the first African conclave on data protection. Enforcement of Data Protection Measures in AfCFTA Member States – Levels of Compliance, Issues Arising and Enforcement Strategies. Africa Continental Free Trade Area and Cross-Border Transfer of Personal Data: Impacts, Implementation and Challenges. Data Protection and Cybersecurity in Africa’s Growing Digital Economy
The 2nd Africa Data Security Conference has as main sponsors 21Search Limited, Taxaide Technologies Limited (Taxtech), NDP Academy, Taxaide Professional Services Limited, Anaje Olumide Oke and Akinkugbe (AO2LAW) and is ably supported by a multitude of brands and organizations. The conference features over 15 seasoned speakers including policymakers, prominent data privacy and cybersecurity professionals, legal authorities and other stakeholders from Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda and the rest of Africa.
Participation is free and potential attendees can register for the invigorating and enlightening 2-day conference at www.africadpconclave.com/register and visit www.africadpconclave.com for a list of outstanding panelists.
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