Conference Schedule - Day One

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Time

Topic

Speaker

Moderator

9:00 - 9:15am

Welcome Remarks

9:15 - 9:30am

Keynote Address

Dr. Isa Ali Pantami

9:30 - 10:00am

Data Security. Considerations for a Continental Free Trade Area: The Challenges and Prospects

10:00am - 11:30am
Session 1

Africa Continental Free Trade Area and cross-border Personal Data transfer: Impacts, implementation and Challenges

11:40 - 1:10pm
Session 2

The Enforcement of Data Protection Measure in AfCFTA member states - Compliance levels, issues arising and enforcement strategies

01:20am - 02:50pm
Session 3

The Future of Data Parotection in AfCFTA: The Benefits and Challenges to Africa Businesses

Conference Schedule - Day Two

Friday, October 15, 2021

Time

Topic

Speaker

Moderator

9:00 - 9:05am

Welcome Remarks

9:05 - 10:35am
Session 1

Emergence and Implementation of A Uniform Framework for Personal Data Security in Africa: Recommendations from the Africa Data Protection Conclave

10:45 - 12:15pm
Session 2

Sustainable Data Protection Practices in Africa through Cyber Security Measures.

12:25pm - 01:55pm Session 3

Data Protection and Cyber Security in the Growing Digital Economy Across Africa.

Closing Remarks and Vote of Thanks