25.11.2020 | Introduction to GDPR online Course

As part of the ReBound Programme, Animation Skillnet is proud to team up with Immersive Technologies Skillnet to bring you this 90 min introduction to GDPR & Data Protection Essentials.

Course Content

  1. What is GDPR
  2. The Six Principles of GDPR
  3. How to implement a policy – this includes how to classify data and implement retention periods
  4. What to do if there is a breach
  5. How to deal with breach notifications to the Data Protection Commissioner
  6.  What are the data protection implications for working from home.

This course will be delivered online, with an interactive element to the session, where participants will have the opportunity to pose questions to the tutor.

About the tutor

Sarah Kieran  is an Irish qualified solicitor who cut her teeth as a media lawyer in the Irish public service broadcaster, RTÉ, for six years, working mainly on pre-publication advice, litigation and broadcasting regulation. She then moved to Brussels to work in European regulation and policy making.

Sarah has particular expertise in pre-publication clearance advice and media related litigation. She has worked on many of the flagship current affairs and factual programmes produced in the Irish market. She has also been involved in many high-profile litigation actions for defamation, breach of privacy and copyright infringement.

Since Sarah’s return to Ireland she has worked variously with MediaLawyer, Solicitors during the firm’s set up stage, in a policy-development position with the Central Bank and The Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice on human rights related issues. She then re-joined Media Lawyer in January 2015 and became a Partner in 2016.

Dates & Times

This webinar will take place on Wednesday 25th of November from 9.30am to 11am.


There is no cost to the participants but places are limited and registration is essential.

Application Procedure

Please note that applicants must have a current, valid address in the Republic of Ireland in order to be considered for this course

To apply, please fill in the registration form below before Friday 20th of November at 12pm:

All applicants will be notified by email on Friday 20th of November before 5pm.


Course Information


Course Instructor

Animation Skillnet Animation Skillnet Author
This course does not have any sections.