Representing our subsidiary SCOPE Europe Jörn Wittmann speaks on Codes of Conduct and Certification: How to Prove Compliance under the GDPR? Together with Thomas Niessen, Managing Director Trusted Cloud, he presents the mechanisms under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) assisting businesses in safeguarding and proving compliance.

Independency is key for trust

SCOPE Europe will explain why it is of utmost importance that Codes of Conduct and Certifications are inevitably linked with an independent third party control as trust is based on credible checks and balances; independent structures prevent any systematic conflicts of interest.

Hereby, Codes of Conduct and Certificates do not conflict each other. Codes of Conduct are a perfect for especially for Small and Medium Sized Enterpizes (SME) whereas Codes of Conduct may require third party Certifications and Audits as additional prove of compliance; e.g. if highly sensitive data is concerned.

 

Read more at SCOPE Europe's website!

 

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