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The Information Governance ANZ Mission is to bring together a community of information governance professionals in Australia and New Zealand to develop and promote best practices and innovations in information governance.

The Information Governance ANZ community provides a forum to learn from leading practitioners, keep informed of the latest developments, and shape the future development of information governance.


Information Governance ANZ Events

24 and 30 May -  An evening with Jason R. Baron
Presidential tweets, Self-destructing messages and the use of Shadow IT as the 'new normal':  The need for Information Governance more than ever 

Join us for an evening with Jason R. Baron, international keynote speaker and global Information Governance expert, and Co-Chair of US think-tank the Information Governance Initiative. Jason is a Washington DC lawyer who previously served as the first appointed Director of Litigation for the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration and as trial lawyer and senior counsel at the Department of Justice. He was named one of eDiscovery's trailblazers in The American Lawyer, August 2013 issue devoted to the ‘Top 50 Big Law Innovators of the Last 50 Years’.

Both evenings promise stimulating panel discussion chaired by Co-founder of InfoGovANZ and Principal of Sibenco, Susan Bennett, about technology and the challenge of securing information.

Melbourne Panel

Jason R. Baron - Co-Chair Information Governance Initiative
Rachel Dixon - Privacy & Data Protection Commissioner - Victoria
Paul Noonan - Technology Partner, Thomson Geer

Date: 24 May, 2018
Host: Thomson Geer, Melbourne


Sydney Panel

Jason R. Baron - Co-Chair Information Governance Initiative
Samantha Gavel - Privacy Commissioner - New South Wales
Simon Burns - Technology Partner, Gilbert + Tobin

Date: 30 May, 2018 
Host: Gilbert +Tobin, Sydney





GDPR: Change to European Privacy Laws and its impact on Australian Businesses

The GDPR imposes significant change to privacy laws in Europe and will apply and be enforced from 25 May 2018.  

Organisations that fail to comply with the GDPR face heavy fines up to €20 million or up to 4% of global annual turnover, whichever is higher. 

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APRA's New Cyber Security Regulation

At the Insurance Council of Australia’s Annual Forum in March 2018,  APRA Executive Board Member Geoff Summerhayes said: 'APRA views cyber risk as an increasingly serious prudential threat to Australian financial institutions.'

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Information Governance ANZ is delighted to present the results of our industry survey, which was conducted over a 12 month period from July 2016 to July 2017.

The survey was distributed to our members, promoted in InfoGovANZ communications and on the website.

This report details the responses to this industry survey with a focus on identified market trends.