Data Protection in Financial Services Week 2022


From February 28-March 3, Sidley and OneTrust DataGuidance hosted their annual Data Protection in Financial Services (DPFS) Week, a series of webinars looking at the impacts of data privacy across the financial sector. Industry speakers covered a range of issues including:

  • How the latest privacy and cybersecurity developments in Europe and the U.S. have impacted financial services
  • How new and existing privacy and cyber requirements intersect with finance-specific regulation
  • What financial organizations can do to keep ahead of the curve in the ever-evolving data privacy and cyber landscape
  • How to deal with and manage the key issues for 2022, such as AI, data governance, and international transfers

General Session: Government Keynote and International Transfers – Monday, February 28

  • Bruno Gencarelli, Head of Data Flows and Protection, European Commission
  • Joe Jones, Deputy Director, International Data Transfers, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, UK
  • Noah J. Phillips, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
  • William Long, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Alan Raul, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Managing Cybersecurity – Tuesday, March 1

  • Justin Herring, Executive Deputy Superintendent, Cybersecurity Division, New York State Department of Financial Services
  • Ryan J. Leszczynski, Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Corey Schuster, Assistant Director, Asset Management Unit at U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Colleen Brown, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Max Savoie, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Fintech, Data Rights, Data Governance, and AI – Wednesday, March 2

  • Vivienne Artz OBE, Data Strategy and Privacy Policy Advisor, Centre for Information Policy Leadership
  • Sina Kian, VP of Strategy, Aleo
  • Caroline Louveaux, Chief Privacy Officer, Mastercard
  • Ari Redbord, Head of Legal and Government Affairs, TRM Labs
  • Francesca Blythe, Senior Managing Associate, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Sujit Raman, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Privacy and Cyber Issues in PE and Corporate Transactions – Thursday, March 3

  • Brett Habstritt, Partner, ShoreView Industries, LLC
  • Mike Jones, Associate General Counsel, Privacy M&A, Meta Platforms, Inc
  • Jordan Rae Kelly, Senior Managing Director, Head of Americas Cybersecurity, FTI Consulting
  • Sally Wagner Partin, Partner Sidley Austin LLP
  • Clayton Northouse, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP


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