Posts by Janus Conferences

Hire international students? Now, that’s a thought!

Montreal National | In fall 2016, there were over 33,000 international students enrolled in post-secondary education in Greater Montréal (MEES, 2017), and the number of students attending university went up 10% in fall 2017 (BCI, 2017). That spells opportunity for Montréal businesses. In its new video, I Choose Montréal features Montréal-area employers who consistently leverage…

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The R3P Mandatory Breach Notification Preparedness Assessment

A special assessment conducted by R3P Consulting if your organization has data across various providers.  This assessment involves an analysis of the current environment, and the state of preparedness of the organization in question. An examination of contractual agreements the organization has with providers to ensure that key requirements are covered, and contingencies understood. Explores…

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Failure to report Canadian privacy breaches

Failure to report Canadian privacy breaches could mean big fines after Nov. 1 Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien holds a news conference to discuss his annual report in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. After more than three years of legislative fine-tuning, Canadian businesses will be required as of Thursday to alert their customers and the…

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Mandatory Breach Notification Readiness Assessment

Is your Organization Ready? Submitted by The Poirier Group As of November 1, 2018, new regulations are in force for mandatory reporting of privacy breaches under Canada’s Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). These regulations better harmonize Canadian breach reporting with the recent European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Failure to comply…

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