The NIGF holds at least three events per year in a Northern location.

Events usually last half a day, include food and drinks, and are themed around a specific topic.

Upcoming events

Here’s a list of our planned events. Seats are limited so if you would like to attend, sign up now by clicking on the Eventbrite link in the event description.

Accountability - Wigan Event

Accountability - Wigan Event

Thursday the 30th January 2020

The Northern Information Governance Forum (NIGF) welcomes Information Governance and IT professionals to our second event. This event has a particular focus on Accountability and will be held at Wigan Town Hall on the 30th January.

It will host speakers from leading organisations including the Data Protection Officer from the Newcastle Building Society sharing his experience of implementing the GDPR’s accountability principle, the Information Governance Manager from Wigan Council speaking about making the best use of Social Media and the Internet and a series of breakout sessions to allow more in depth discussion on different areas of accountability including:

  • Third Parties - contracts and due diligence
  • Managing Data Subject Access Requests
  • Data Protection by Design and Default
  • Data Breaches - when to report

The event is free of charge and includes free refreshments.

If you would like to attend and for more information on the agenda, please register on our EventBrite page:

Find Out More and Sign Up on Eventbrite

Past events

Below is our list of past events

03/10/2019Our Inaugural Event