Alliance - A union formed for mutual benefit

CISO Digital Alliances Session Information

Date: Wednesday, 22nd March 2023

Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm (WAT)

Location:  Invite only by Regional Director – Microsoft Teams

The Alliances chapter is a gathering consists of business risk, information and cyber security leaders who have been highlighted as being able to offer value in terms of content and influence. It is designed to form alliances and to drive progressive change in the business world and beyond.

The content and format is designed to talk together, learn better and experience more. 

Format: Invite only Security Leaders debating pertinent, real life issues through the form of digital open forum.

Chatham House Rule will be applied.

Theme: The impact of NDPB on the Data Protection and Privacy Ecosystem in Nigeria.


Digital Alliances Chapter Overview

1100-1105 WAT

Welcome Remarks & Joining Time

1105-1200 WAT

Focused Session

Session Leader: Dr. Vincent Olatunji, CDPO, CPPPS, FIIM, National Commissioner/CEO – NDPB

Session Theme Title: “The impact of NDPB on the Data Protection and Privacy Ecosystem in Nigeria”

Session Synopsis:

On 4 February, 2022, the Federal Government of Nigeria approved the creation of the Nigeria Data Protection Bureau, the sole institution for the protection of data privacy and the cornerstone of a sustainable digital economy in Nigeria.

The Bureau focuses on key players in the data ecosystem, such as Data Controllers & Data Processors and ensures the protection of Data Subjects’ rights.

The National Commissioner/ CEO of the NDPB will be on hand to answer all questions relating to the objectives, roles and mandate of the Bureau and further address any concerns of industry leaders while interfacing with the Bureau.