Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Ceisteanna (75)

Catherine Murphy

Ceist:

75. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Taoiseach the names of external consultancies that delivered and continue to deliver advice and training on all aspects of GDPR in the context of preparedness and ongoing upskilling of staff regarding the regulation; and the cost expended on the external advice and training of same to date in tabular form. [36421/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Taoiseach)

I wish to advise the Deputy that the names of the companies/consultancies that have delivered advice and training on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to staff in the Department of the Taoiseach since 2016 and the costs of same are set out as requested, in the following table.

Year

Course/Conference

Provider

Cost

(inc VAT where applicable)

2016

Privacy and Data Protection Conference

(2 participants)

Irish Centre for European Law

€ 320.00

2016

Data Protection Training

(14 participants)

DCM learning

€ 695.00

2016

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

- Training (1 participant)

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

€ 665.50

2016

IAPP Training Courses

(including annual IAPP membership for 2 persons)

IAPP

€3,485.00

2016

Annual Data Protection

Compliance Conference

PDP Conferences

€1,009.00

2017

Privacy and Data Protection Conference

(2 participants)

Irish Centre for European Law

€ 320.00

2017

Preparing for GDPR

(1 participant)

Commercial Media Group (CMG)

€ 448.90

2017

Preparing for GDPR

(1 participant)

CMG

€ 448.90

2017

GDPR for State Bodies – Training

(1 participant)

CMG

€ 365.00

2018

GDPR Compliance Course

(2 participants)

Legal Island Ltd

€1,217.70

2018

GDPR Training Course

(1 participant)

Sureskills Ltd

€ 395.00

2018

National GDPR Conference

(2 participants)

CMG

€ 971.70

2018

Preparing for GDPR DPO training

(1 participant)

CMG

€ 375.00

2018

GDPR and Media Relations

(1 participant)

Media hq

€ 50.00

2018

GDPR/FOI training

(1 participant)

CMG

€ 395.00

2018

DPO official training 5-days

(1 participant)

IACT

€ 888.00

2019

Customised e-training course in GDPR for Department Staff to take on their PCs

- All Grades included

Colleary & Co.

€8,118.00

2019

Data Privacy Conference

(1 participant)

CMG

€ 485.95

Total to date

€20,653.65