CFM Personal Data Protection Seminar for Members and Licensees

10 May 2011, by CFM

Seminar Audience

With the advent of the Personal Data Protection Act, organizations have a period of 3 months to implement from the date of enforcement of the act. In view of this, CFM have recently organized a seminar for CFM members and SKMM licensees to reveal and share what the PDPA entails and how it applies to processes within an organization. The half day seminar, features 3 speakers (KPKK,SKMM & Subject Matter Expert), followed by a Q & A panel session. The key speaker of the seminar was Tuan Haji Daud Ismail, Assistant Principal Director, Communications Sector, Ministry of Information Communications and Culture for updates from the Ministry and Professor Abu Bakar Munir from University of Malaya who was also the Advisor to the Malaysian Government on data protection for understanding of the PDPA.

CFM Executive Director, Azizan moderating Q&A

The key objective of the seminar was to provide a platform for understanding of PDPA to service communications and multimedia service providers. It is also for service providers to be well informed on this PDPA and ensure their readiness to comply with the PDPA.
This seminar aims to help the service providers answer certain questions specific to their industry regarding the PDPA.

Chairman of CFM presenting token of appreciation to Hj Daud of KPKK

Chairman of CFM presenting token of appreciation to Key Speaker, Prof Abu Bakar

The seminar was for invited members and licensees only, a total of 82 companies were invited and 76 representatives responded to attended the seminar. Seminar attendees includes communications and multimedia licensees as per advised by SKMM, as well as representatives from Malaysian Retailers-Chain Association, Malaysian Hotels Association, The Association of Banks Malaysia and Malaysian Mobile Content Providers Association. Representatives from KPKK and SKMM were also present.

Chairman of CFM presenting token of appreciation to Pn Sharizan of Compliance,SKMM

Q&A Panel

The following presentations were presented in the seminar; members and attendees can download the slides from the links below. Due to the large size of presentation slides from the main speaker, Prof. Abu Bakar Munir we are unable to allow download on this website. Members and licensees can request for a copy of the slide ‘COMMUNICATION AND MUTIMEDIA INDUSTRY AND THE PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION ACT 2010: PREPARING FOR COMPLIANCE’ by writing in to Puan Athirah Tan from the Communications and PR Department at

Download slide here | Download CFM Chariman Speech

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