GDPR and Big Data – Friends or Foes?

We have only just started to reap the benefits of “Big Data” – from foreseeing deadly infections to fraud detection.  It is a key source of value for many industry sectors: profiling, spotting market trends, product performance analysis and forecasting future outcomes. The use of large data sets that are collated and analysed to discern […]

Getting your ship in order for GDPR

Recent research has shown that UK companies are struggling to get ready for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in key areas such as the management of personally identifiable information and data breaches.  For example, only 40% of companies check on every occasion whether a customer has given permission for records to move between […]

GDPR Summit London: seize the opportunity

Organisations will inevitably be dreading the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force in May 2018. Although businesses face huge fines if they breach the regulation, there is another important reason why they should be keen to comply: to regain trust with customers. With regular news reports of data breaches compromising the […]

Whitepaper: Addressing the challenges of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation

In recent years, the integration of social and economic elements and the overlapping of the private, public and business domains have led to an increased ow of personal data. At the same time, the exchange of personal data between the public and private sector, the rapid technological developments and globalisation have brought new challenges to […]