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Practical Privacy for Recruiters – POPI is not a 4-letter word

June 26, 2020 @ 09:00 - 12:00 SAST


As a recruiter, you’re dealing with TONS of personal information. All day. Every day. The upcoming POPIA legislation is going to have quite the impact on your business, but it’s not the end of the world!

Sifting through the fear mongering and rumourmill can be difficult. In this 3 hour seminar, I’ll take you through an introduction to what the South African (and global) regulations say about privacy, and how you can comply and continue business-as-usual. POPIA will not stop you from operating, it will however mean some changes for your business.

Topics covered:

  • What is POPIA and how does it affect you?
  • Components of an effective Privacy Programme
  • The principles of POPIA
  • The impact of POPIA on a recruitment business
  • Policies and Procedures you need to have in place
  • Quick wins that you can put in place now

The workshop will take place on the 26th of June 2020 on Zoom, from 9:00 – 12:00. It is an interactive workshop, so bring your questions along!

The password to attend the online meeting will be sent to registered attendees on Thursday the 25th of June. You MUST have registered to receive the password.

Uniquely positioned with a technical background (software development, networking and cyber security) as well as privacy law, Ross has hands-on GDPR and POPIA compliance experience in a number of multinational software companies. As co-owner of Attraqtiv – a niche recruitment training company – he also has key insights into the recruitment industry and the impact POPIA will have on it. Ross has the technical know-how, the practical application experience, and the legal exposure to give a holistic, practical, and reasonable approach to compliance, without all the complicated legalese!


June 26, 2020
09:00 - 12:00 SAST
Event Category:


Zoom Online Meeting
South Africa


Ross Saunders
+27 74 104 7147


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