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Calgary May Luncheon: "The Social Media Revolution"
Thu, 05/03/2012
Event Location: 



Westin Hotel, 320 - 4 Avenue SW, Calgary 

Start Time

5/3/2012 11:30 AM 

End Time

5/3/2012 1:00 PM 

The Social Media Revolution: It’s here, are you ready?

Tara Perverseff, Privacy Commissioner‘s Office

Attend May’s lunch seminar with Tara Perverseff from the Privacy Commissioner‘s Office and learn about how the social media revolution is changing the business landscape and how to avoid the pitfalls.

CIPS Alberta invites you to attend an informative luncheon about the business impacts of Social Media and Social Networking. Tara Perverseff of The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta (OIPC) will be on hand to share her vast experience in the area of Risk, Privacy and Compliance. Her presentation will equip you with helpful advice on today’s issues. You will learn about the Rise of Social Media its interaction with business and privacy and practical ways to use social media from a business perspective while still considering the implications with respect to the collection, use and disclosure of personal information. 

The evolution, or revolution of social media is changing the way people interact, and the way businesses interact with people. Social networking has become an integral part of our lives with our friends, families and now is making major inroads into the world of business. In this timely seminar Tara will be discussing:

  • Social media and social networking;
  • The role of the OIPC;
  • The OIPC’s guidelines on the use of social media for background checks;
  • Reputational risk;
  • Privacy risks associated with the use of social media;
  • Investigations conducted by privacy regulators regarding complaints involving social media;
  • Examples of case law; and
  • Compliance considerations.

Member $35, Future member $45, Student member $20

Register now! 



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