For workshop details, visit the Schedule and Program.

The conference before the conference, our workshop day on May 22 offers you that extra education you’re looking for, featuring deep-dive sessions on specific topics in privacy. Separate registration required.

Half-day Workshops

8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

  • Privacy Impact Assessments: The Full Picture

1 – 5 p.m.

  • Canadian Privacy Bar Section Forum*

*New for workshop day 2019: Canadian Privacy Bar Section Forum

Join data protection law professionals for a special half-day event held in conjunction with Symposium workshops on May 22. The Forum features a distinguished panel of legal and data protection experts in an information-packed program designed for Canada’s privacy pros.

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Workshops are a fantastic value, but don’t take our word for it. See what others have said:

"The workshops provided me volumes of valuable information and knowledge."


"Best IAPP session I have ever attended. Content was rich and offered tactical guidance, and speakers were very knowledgeable."


"Extremely informative workshop with a great deal of practical advice".