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Amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, things have to move on, including getting ready for the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) compliance from 27 May 2020 onward.

The PDPA has been published in the Royal Gazette on 27 May 2019 with one-year grace period. This act reflects global trends in personal data protection (e.g. EU GDPR). If you fail to comply with the act, you may face administrative fines of up to THB 5 million and criminal fines of up to THB 1 million.

Hear from our experts and be prepared!

About the Speakers:

  • Dr. Roland Amoussou-Guenou, Senior Partner & Managing Director, Vovan & Associés

Dr. Roland specializes in International arbitration and ADR, Intellectual property law, Public private partnerships (PPPs), Contract management, Construction law, Energy law, Telecommunication law, Banking law.

Dr. Roland is the team leader of Cybercrime law and Cryptocurrency emerging regulations. As well as, Cyber law, GDPR and PDPA department of Vovan Law Digital.

  • Bernard Collin, CEO, Safecoms

Bernard has been a resident of Thailand since 2003 when he opened Asian branch of SafeComs, with an objective to "Control of your Data, Systems, Process and Activities".

Today SafeComs hosts 2 separate divisions: I) IT support and Security; II) Software development

Prior to SafeComs, over 10 years, Bernard was the CEO of Pacer Software inc. in Europe. He also served as European Marketing Manager, for Digital Equipment. Earlier, he was GM of Apple Belgium.

Bernard holds a degree in Nuclear Electronics from the Institute of Nuclear Sciences in Brussels. He also holds various certifications on Network analyzers and Security programs. He is a private pilot and as a hobby, used to build ultralight aircrafts in the south of France.

  • Laurent Landié, Chief Strategy Officer, Asia Data Destruction

Graduated from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Laurent founded in 2008 Thai Ecotrade now Asia Data Destruction. He is currently Chief Strategic Officer at Asia Data Destruction.

In 2014 Laurent launched Lim and Partner, an executive search and consulting company member of Praxi Alliance he is Board member of Praxi Alliance.

Laurent is also Vice-President of Thailand Chapter of French Foreign Trade Advisor (CCE) and Country Representative of the OSCI.

Event details

Date: Monday, April 20, 2020

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Venue: Online via Zoom webinar. Please register here to receive link and log in code to webinar.


  • 14:00-14:30 New data privacy law by Roland Amoussou, Vovan & Associés
  • 14:40-15;00 Cyber Security: By Bernard Collin, Safecoms
  • 15:10-15:30 Data destruction, IT asset destruction By Laurent Landié, Asia Data Destruction


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