In May 2016, the official regulations of the EU General Data Protection Regulations directive were published in all official EU languages. This new directive was expected to have a major impact on how companies were legally allowed to handle the data of EU citizens, sending some businesses into a panic. Many of their systems were non-compliant, and failure to follow these new regulations could result in a fine of either €20 million, or 4% of the company’s worldwide annual revenue of the prior financial year, depending on what was greater.
......GDPR asks how The UK’s week has been. “Horrible,” he replies. “This whole Brexit thing is ridiculously complicated”. The UK then asks how things are with GDPR. GDPR says he can’t tell him that until he’s verified he’s got adequate data protection systems.
GDPR came into effect in May 2018, and companies are still struggling to wrap their heads around its impact. While companies are taking steps, or have already taken them, to ensure that they’re GDPR compliant internally, they also need to make sure that any business partner that makes use of their data is doing the same.
GDPR, the EU’s new personal data regulations arrived in May 2018, forever changing the way businesses are allowed to handle the data of EU citizens. A report from Ernst & Young expects GDPR compliance to cost the top 500 companies around the world a total of $7.8 billion dollars, but that number could be even higher.
Many organisations are taking advantage of the promotional and sales opportunities conferences and events provide. But these opportunities will only be available if your event has attendees.
Here are five of the best registration approaches to ensure you get the attendees you need for your event to be a success.
A critical trade show is coming up and everything is going smoothly for the event. Registrations are high, the venue and vendors are prepared and your product line is ready. Now only one question remains: how do you convert visitors into actual customers?
In this blog, we’ll share 4 tips and strategies to help you achieve this goal.