Program on Data Protection, Data Privacy and Data Localization

Learning Event,
Monday, September 11, 2023
Rendezvous, Hotel Taj Mahal Tower, Colaba, Mumbai
Senior officers Banks, NBFCs and Financial Institutions, working in the areas of risk management, compliance, audit, strategy, legal dealing with aspects relating to data processing, data storage, data security, data privacy and data protection. This program is suitable for Board members who are keen to enhance their learning in this area.


Banks, NBFCs and other Financial Institutions are handling an ever-increasing volume of data including personally identifiable information of individual customers. This requires dynamic strategies and processes to ensure data privacy, protection and integrity on a continuous basis while also ensuring its availability. Key attributes of good data management include efficient data processing, robust data security and principled data usage from governance and strategic perspectives. Increasing volume of data flowing through banks and into their database has to be handled in responsible and efficient ways, keeping in view reputational, legal and regulatory risks, providing assurance to their Boards that data is secured and data privacy is ensured.


The program aims at sensitizing participants on the significance of data and analytics as amongst the most significant enablers of business requiring sound and robust data management, data protection and data processing. It also seeks to emphasize the need for a strong internal control and governance mechanism besides a robust cyber security framework including the use of technological solutions for ensuring data protection and privacy.

Program Highlights:

The Program will deal with the following:

  • Data Protection and Privacy – Policy Issues and Relevance in an Increasingly Digitalised World
  • Implementation of Data Protection Policy - Regulatory framework
  • International Trends in Data Protection and Privacy Security
  • Data Localisation – Regulatory outlook and Issues
  • Bank Data Offshoring & Supervisory requirements
  • Technological Challenges and Solutions

Program Description
Address N/A Timing 09:45 AM-05:45 PM

Photo Gallery

  • Group Photo
  • Jyoti Kumar Pandey, Senior Program Director, CAFRAL
  • Indrani Banerjee, Additional Director, CAFRAL
  • J K Dash, Executive Director, Reserve Bank of India
  • Chandan Kumar, General Manager, Department of Regulation, Reserve Bank of India
  • Program Participants
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  • S Dinesh, Partner, Risk Consulting, Financial Services, PwC India
  • Program Participants
  • Sudhanshu Prasad, Chief General Manager, Department of Payments and Settlement Systems, Reserve Bank of India
  • Program Participants
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  • C Maheshwaran, General Manager, Department of Supervision, Reserve Bank of India
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  • Akhil Handa Chief Digital Officer, Bank of Baroda
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