Training on General Data Protection Regulation in Student Accommodation


Thank you for your interest in attending our training event on General Data Protection Regulation in Student Accommodation on 24th April 2018.  Unfortunately this course is now full.  If you are interested in attending another course on this subject or would like to be entered on a waiting list please email conferences.

Meet the Speaker


9.30am - 9.45amRegistration (tea and coffee)

9.45am - 10.05amIntroduction of Delegates and Issues to Be Raised

Sessions Led by Hilary Crook, Solicitor, Hatch Legal

10.05am - 10.20amBrief History of Data Protection in the UK: Where we are now and how we got here. How globalisation, social media, bots and other developments are affecting the way we function

10.20pm - 11.15amThe New Law Part 1:  Data Subject Access Rights in student accommodation including:
.>  The need for meaningful consent;
.>  Self-reporting of data protection breaches;
.>  Answers to where and why personal data is being processed;
.>  The right to be forgotten
.>  Data portability

11.15am - 11.30amBreak (tea and coffee available)

11.30am – 12.25 pmThe New Law Part 2: Organisational changes, including the data protection officer; design of systems and procedures and cultural change.  Does new EU law mean Br-exit or Brit-in?  The £20 million question: do we have to comply … and what could happen if we don’t? 

12.25pm - 12.45pmQuestions and Discussion



Hilary Crook, Solicitor, Hatch Legal

Hilary Crook is one of Unipol's regular panel of trainers. She is a practising solicitor and has over 20 years’ experience of advising universities and colleges on their property assets and student relationship management. She has won several awards for her work. More than 60 universities and student housing organisations have come to her for advice and training since she formed Hatch Legal in 2007.