By Keziah G. Huelar
Participants eagerly listen to the seminar lecture.
The Central Philippine University Review, Continuing Education and Consultancy Center in partnership with the Human Resource Development Office held a seminar on the Data Privacy Act at the 4th Floor, Henry Luce III Library Conference Room.
The opening prayer was led by Rev. Dr. Bernabe C. Pagara, Dean, CPU College of Theology. It was then followed by the singing of the national anthem by Ms. Claire M. Fernandez, RCECC Staff.
For the rationale of the seminar, Prof. Rodel C. Palomar, Director, HRDO emphasized the importance of the Data Privacy Act in securing internal and external information in the university.
During the lecture proper, Atty. Krishna Aira A. Tana, Attorney II, Compliance and Monitoring Division of the National Privacy Commission, talked about the purpose, importance and salient features of the Data Privacy Act.
After the lecture, a workshop on Privacy Impact Assessment was conducted. The participants presented the output afterwards.