May
31
2019

Reaching Out to Ontario – Waterloo

Dates:
Start: 31-05-2019
End: 31-05-2019
Details:

This free morning event will feature updates on access and privacy issues facing the province’s child and family services, health and public service sectors.

Date:                   Friday, May 31, 2019

Location:            Wilfrid Laurier University

75 University Avenue

Room N1001, Science Building (corner of Bricker Avenue and King Street N)

Waterloo

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Agenda

8:00                       Registration

9:00                       Welcome by Shereen Rowe, General Counsel and Privacy Officer of Wilfrid Laurier University

 Opening remarks by Ron Gagnon, President and CEO of Grand River Hospital

9:05                       Welcome by Brian Beamish, Commissioner

Key Developments in Access to Information and Privacy

Presentation by Brian Beamish, Commissioner, and David Goodis, Assistant Commissioner Policy & Corporate Services

This session will explore key issues related to access to information and open government, recent decisions, and access and privacy implications of recent changes to legislation.

Q and A to follow.

10:10                    Networking break

10:30                    Concurrent presentations and QA sessions

Session A:           Latest Developments in Protecting Personal Health Information

Presentation by Manuela Di Re, Director of Legal and General Counsel and Suzanne Brocklehurst, Registrar

This session will provide an update on health privacy and explore mandatory breach reporting and other matters under Ontario’s health privacy law.

Q and A to follow.

Session B:           Responsibilities under Part X of the Child, Youth and Family Services Act

Presentation by Brian Beamish, Commissioner and Emily Harris-McLeod, Senior Policy Advisor

This session will explain the responsibilities of the child and family services sector, including children’s aid societies under Part X of the Child, Youth, and Family Services Act when it takes effect on January 1, 2020.

Q and A to follow.

 11:45                    Event ends

 

While this is a free event, we ask that you RSVP to rsvp@ipc.on.ca and let us know which panel session you would like to attend.

 

Location:
Wilfrid Laurier University 75 University Avenue Room N1001, Science Building (corner of Bricker Avenue and King Street N) Waterloo N2L 3C5