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Rocco Panetta will speak at the IAPP ANZ Summit in Sydney

29 November 2023, Sydney

Rocco Panetta, Italy’s Country Leader of IAPP, will speak at the IAPP Data protection congress in Sydney.

On 29 November, 12:45 – 13:45 (local time), Rocco will be joining the panel: Critical Insights on the EU AI Act for Data Protection Professionals.


  • Bojana Bellamy, CIPP/E, President, Centre for Information Policy Leadership
  • Rocco Panetta, CIPP/E, Country Leader, Italy, IAPP; Managing Partner, PANETTA Law Firm; Chairman, PTP Privacy Tech Professionals
  • Hilary Wandall, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Dun & Bradstreet

Privacy and data professionals around the globe are required to remain agile when it comes to AI, especially with the EU AI Act in play. This session will update the audience on the status of the EU AI Act, discuss the need for companies to innovate while safeguarding the fundamental rights of citizens, and provide insights from regional data protection authorities and data protection officers on how their roles may be shifting. Audience members will also learn when and how to initiate an AI governance framework within their organization.