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upcoming events, conferences and workshops.
November 26-28, 2013
Managing Access to Information under
Kamloops, Vancouver, and Victoria BC
Cenera will be offering a series of one-day workshops at venues
across the province on access to information under the BC Freedom
of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). The seminar
will provide detailed description and analysis of the legislative
right of access standards, allowable exceptions, search, severing
and response procedures, fees, requests for correction, and third
party notices. The focus will be on Part 2 of FIPPA, but will
identify key relationships to the other parts of the legislation
and to the regulatory review process. The session will also
disuss current hot issues and regulatory decisions.
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December 9, 2013
The Future of Records Management
Join ARMA Vancouver Island as they celebrate their 10th
anniversary with three afternoon sessions (1:30 to 4:30pm) on
the future of records management and information governance in
For more information, visit the ARMA Vancouver
Data Privacy Day
Held on January 28 each year, Data Privacy Day is intended to
promote greater awareness about digital and online privacy, and the
impact technology has on our personal information. Visit the
official Data Privacy Day
website for more information.
of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) has produced
posters and web graphics, which you can download and use to promote
Data Privacy Day in your organization.
Privacy Awareness Week
An initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA).
Privacy Awareness Week is an opportunity to promote privacy rights
and responsibilities in both the public and private sector. For
more information, visit privacyawarenessweek.org.
Right to Know Week
Right to Know Week is an extension of international Right to
Know Day, celebrated on September 28 of each year. The right of
access to information is an important human right and is essential
for transparent and accountable governance. It also makes it
possible for citizens to get more involved in the decision-making
processes of government. For more information about Right to Know
Week across Canada, visit the
Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada website.