Introduction to Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 (PDP Bill 2019) by CIOs Of India and FDPPI
The Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 (PDP Bill 2019) was tabled in the Indian Parliament in December 2019. Currently, this Bill is under discussion with JPC and can become a reality any time soon.
Did you know that this bill proposes significant disruption in the executive structure in an organization. The DPO will be a senior designation that will supersede the CIO and CISO in the corporate structure hierarchy
The Bill covers mechanisms for protecting personal data and proposes setting up of a Data Protection Authority of India. The implications of this Bill are many folds for the Indian organizations, and as a CIO and CISO, it is evident that this will bring a lot of changes in the existing IT landscape. CIOs Of India has tied up with FDPPI for bringing awareness about these laws.
This is the introductory session by Naavi.