Data Protection (DIFC Compliance Series)

In this session we will cover the basic principles of data protection as well as potential conflicts with financial crime / fraud laws, which law wins such conflicts and how to comply.


Data Protection (DIFC Compliance Series) - 400.00 AED
From : 26 Oct 2020 10:00 AM || To : 26 Oct 2020 12:00 PM



Vice President- Legal & Director of Data Protection

DIFC Authority

Lori Baker, FIP, Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Data Protection and Privacy is an experienced attorney with expertise in data protection and regulatory compliance, as well as broad practice in commercial contracting. She is qualified in both the USA (in the states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania) and the UK, and is a Fellow of Information Privacy as certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. Lori now provides data protection and security strategy and support in DIFC Authority, while in her own time she writes and speaks on various data protection and compliance topics. 

Prior to relocating to Dubai in 2016, Lori was based in London, UK for 10 years, having worked most recently for Fieldfisher LLP in the technology and outsourcing team as a senior privacy and cybersecurity associate. She held in-house roles as Senior Compliance and Privacy Counsel at Dun & Bradstreet, Head of Ethics and Compliance at Orange Business Services and Global Regulatory/Privacy Specialist at BT Global Services. 

Lori attended DeSales University, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in politics with a minor in philosophy, followed by Widener University School of Law (the Delaware Law School), where she was awarded a Juris Doctor with an emphasis in international business transactions. While at Widener, Lori enrolled in the Geneva International Law Institute, directed by instructors from the WTO, the UN and other international organisations.



Head of Public Policy UAE

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Narrimane leads Amazon Web Services (AWS) Public Policy activities in the UAE, focusing on cloud and data regulations across both the public and private sectors. Prior to joining AWS, Narrimane served as Director for Public Affairs at Standard Chartered Bank, Middle East & Africa and held several Risk & Compliance roles at HSBC for the MENA region. Narrimane holds a Master’s degree in International Affairs from Columbia University, New York and SciencesPo Paris, and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from SciencesPo Paris.  


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Data Protection (DIFC Compliance Series)
Oct 26, 2020 10:00 AM -To- Oct 26, 2020 12:00 PM

Data Protection (DIFC Compliance Series)

In association with DIFC Authority- Legal Affairs

2 CLPD Accredited
Total - 400 AED