Privacy Panel Session: Navigating The Changing Landscape of Privacy
Date & Time
Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 2:20 PM - 3:10 PM
Olga Ganopolsky Carolyn Lidgerwood Thomas Daemen

As the privacy landscape continues to evolve both domestically and globally, handling privacy issues remain at the forefront of legal professional's minds. During this dynamic time for privacy, we have seen significant societal and technological growth but how does this impact privacy regulations and its core principle of protecting personal information? The ACCC's digital platforms report released in July 2019 contained specific recommendations which provide greater particularity and clarity and strengthened privacy protections. With GDPR already having its impact in Australia, will other global regulations such as the California Consumer Protection Act also have a similar effect? Join this session as we highlight current privacy regulations affecting Australia and hear our experts provide predictions on the future of the privacy landscape.


  • Olga Ganopolsky, General Counsel, Privacy & Data - Macquarie Group
  • Carolyn Lidgerwood, Head of Privacy - Rio Tinto
  • Thomas Daemen,┬áDirector of Corporate, External & Legal Affairs - Microsoft Australia & New Zealand