Bernard Woo

Bernard Woo

Sr Director Analyst
Bernard Woo is a Senior Director Analyst with a primary focus on data protection/privacy risk management and compliance programs. Additional coverage areas include data classification, operational technology (OT) security, and 5G security considerations.

Mr. Woo holds three privacy-related certifications: Fellow of Information Privacy [FIP], Certified Information Privacy Professional/Canada [CIPP] and Certified Information Privacy Manager [CIPM]. In addition, Mr. Woo holds the Lean/Six Sigma Yellow Belt designation and is a licensed Professional Engineer [P.Eng.] in the province of Ontario (Canada).

Throughout his career in privacy-related roles, Mr. Woo has excelled at working with stakeholders from various functions (e.g., IT, legal, marketing, security, HR) to devise innovative, efficient solutions that enable organizations to grow and achieve its objectives, while ensuring the protection of individual privacy rights.
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Tuesday, 16 June, 2020 / 03:30 PM - 04:15 PM AEST
Ask the Expert: The Impact of Privacy on Vendor Selection and Control

Modern day privacy tilts the business case for compliance, and losing customers is easier than ever before. GDPR in Europe, Brazil's LGPD, India's PDP and California's CCPA are only a few examples of over 60 jurisdictions worldwide. This brings privacy on the procurement table. Typical questions that might be asked in this “Ask the Expert” session include:
- How do I decide who to collaborate with?
- What should I mind when entering into a processing agreement?
Please note: Attendees should come prepared to ask questions and contribute to the discussion. Reserved for end-users only. Preregistration required.

Wednesday, 17 June, 2020 / 08:30 AM - 09:15 AM AEST
Outlook for Privacy 2021

Privacy is not slowing! Consumers continue to demand their privacy be protected, not just respected, and legislators continue to react by enacting data protection laws. It is not sufficient (or efficient) to focus on baseline compliance. This session describes the latest developments in the landscape and steps to evolve the privacy management program from focusing on compliance only to value creation in the business.

Wednesday, 17 June, 2020 / 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM AEST
Gain Trust in Digital Transformation by Reducing Privacy Risks in 5G Products and Services

5G is here and increases the speed and scale at which data is processed. Yet individuals are demanding their rights be protected and the regulatory environment is changing at an unprecedented pace. This session describes the crucial steps you need to take to process the data enabled by 5G while respecting privacy rights and fostering trust among all stakeholders in a rapidly evolving landscape.

Wednesday, 17 June, 2020 / 01:45 PM - 02:30 PM AEST
Ask the Expert: Mastering Privacy UX — Transparency, Subject Rights and Consent Management

Privacy UX is composed of the aspects of a privacy program that are exposed to the public. Come to this Ask the Expert session to join a discussion about balancing just the right level of transparency with your users to earn their trust, drive depth and turn privacy from a challenge to a market advantage.
Please Note: Reserved for end users only. Preregistration required.

Wednesday, 17 June, 2020 / 02:45 PM - 03:15 PM AEST
Data, CX, Trust and Privacy

You want to give the best experience to each consumer to attract and keep them as loyal customers. This requires the use of their data yet increasingly consumers are demanding organizations demonstrate trustworthiness before sharing their information. This session will examine how organizations can earn consumer trust and manage privacy expectations while delivering a winning customer experience.

Meet the experts face to face.