PrivSec South Africa


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About PrivSec South Africa

South Africa has the third largest and most technologically advanced, and diversified economy on the African continent.

Digital transformation and the pandemic have driven home the high value of personal data to the global economy, while also highlighting its vulnerability to abuse and attack.

PrivSec SA will welcome senior decision makers from across South Africa as well those engaging in business with the country, seeking the latest advice, guidance and information from subject matter experts, industry leaders and academics.

Focusing on both practical and ethical issues attendees can expect presentations, panel discussions and debates, delivering unique insights and actionable content.

PrivSec South Africa will take place via livestream on 18 January 2022.


  • Embedding a culture of privacy


    Embedding a culture of privacy

    This sessions is hosted by Steve Wright, partner at Privacy Culture discussing the key ambitions companies wish to demonstrate what we mean by privacy compliance and the importance of people and process. 

  • The POPIA and Cookie Compliance


    The POPIA and Cookie Compliance

    Most businesses use cookies and other tracking technologies to raise ad revenues, target prospective customers, or maintain their websites and apps. In Europe, the U.S., and several other regions, cookies have become a major compliance concern for legal teams.

  • South Africa 5pm


    The Growth of Data Protection and Cybersecurity Across Africa

    South Africa has one of the strongest data protection and cybsecurity regulatory regimes on in Africa—but it’s far from the only African country that it developing its digital legal framework.

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“The event was a great way to learn about
the latest topics in the sector. The array of
speakers is first-rate, and the organizers
make a sincere effort to provide something
for everyone.”





30+ Speakers


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10+ Sessions

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“PrivSec is the most comprehensive
& professional privacy event I’ve ever been to,
and I’m already excited for the next event.”






What will be covered?

PrivSec South Africa will explore:

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GDPR Compliant? The Extra Steps You’ll Need to Take to Comply with South Africa’s POPIA

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South Africa’s Cybercrimes Act: How Will the Law Impact Finance Firms?

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How to Avoid Sanctions Under the POPIA

Black Hex

South Africa’s New International Data Transfer Rules: Tougher Than Europe’s?

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The POPIA and Cookie Compliance

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The Growth of Data Protection and Cybersecurity Across Africa

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COVID-19 and the Rise of Cybercrime in South Africa: How to Turn the Tide




“One of the most interesting events on Privacy
and Data Protection. It gives the possibility to
hear from the most important privacy experts
and to network with other professionals.”


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