Takaya Terakawa, CIPP/E, CIPM, CIPT, FIP


Technica Zen


Mr. Terakawa is the founder of a compliance consulting firm, Technica Zen.

He is supporting customers to incorporate global regulations and standards into their daily operations and developments by providing consultancy services.

His wish is to make the world a better place through his work.

The privacy world is one of his focus areas since it promotes the rights and freedom of individuals.


Contributions by Takaya Terakawa

  • A Practitioner’s Perspective on Implementing Data Protection Management Tools
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • Heading East: A Global Privacy Leader’s Guide to Success in Asia
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2023
  • Operationalising Data Retention Programmes & Creating a Collaborative Process
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2022
  • Member of Asia Advisory Board 2022 - 2023
  • Challenges with Consent and the Way Forward in 2022
    Speaker at Virtual Philippines KnowledgeNet: 9 December 2021
  • Chinese Personal Information Protection Law and other laws in relation with Digital China strategy
    Speaker at Virtual Tokyo KnowledgeNet: 26 October 2021
  • COVID-19 and GDPR: Processing of employees' data and issues related to the new tracking app
    Speaker at Virtual Tokyo KnowledgeNet: 28 May 2020
  • Privacy Lightning Talk and Small Group Discussion
    Speaker at Tokyo KnowledgeNet: 19 December 2019
  • Privacy Incidents post GDPR and Recent Trend
    Speaker at Tokyo KnowledgeNet: 6 December 2018
  • CaCPA and Takeaways from the IAPP Asia Privacy Forum
    Speaker at Tokyo KnowledgeNet: 26 September 2018