What you need to know about securing your event’s data
12 Sep 2017 - by Staff reporter
With the increasing proliferation of technology throughout business operations, growing emphasis is being placed on security of personal data, and meetings and events are no exception.
While data security may not top the list of priorities for meeting and event professionals, as a recent article on Meetings and Conventions points out, meeting planners play an important part in an organisation’s overall information security strategy.
The publication also provides a checklist of questions for your technology service provider. Amongst these are questions such as: Where is your data stored and what is it used for? Also important is whether or not that data is encrypted and how your tech provider ensures it is secured.
These are all important points for meetings planners to consider to ensure they align with their organisation’s data security strategy. For the full checklist of questions, read the article here.