Nymity Announces 36 Free Privacy Management Workshops in 34 Cities in 20 Countries

TORONTO, June 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nymity, the leading global research company specializing in privacy accountability, risk, and compliance software solutions for the privacy office, is excited to announce an innovative series of privacy management workshops entitled, "Getting to Accountability: Maximizing Your Privacy Management Program". These interactive workshops will support privacy officers around the world who aim to maximize the effectiveness of their privacy management programs.

This series of hands-on workshops, led by Nymity's team of privacy and data protection experts, are designed to help privacy officers leverage their available resources and to communicate the business case to justify an investment in additional resources. During the workshop, privacy officers will learn: key concepts of accountable privacy management, a new process for privacy management self-assessments, and three privacy management program strategies (Managed Privacy Strategy, Advanced Privacy Strategy, and Demonstrating Accountability and Compliance Strategy).

The series of 36 worldwide workshops will be held in the following locations:


  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Brussels, Belgium
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • London, UK
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Munich, Germany
  • Paris, France
  • Rome, Italy
  • Sofia, Bulgaria

North America

  • Boston, MA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Denver, CO
  • Houston, TX
  • Kenilworth, NJ
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • New York, NY
  • Reston, VA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Seattle, WA
  • Toronto, ON
  • Vancouver, BC

Latin America

  • Bogota, Colombia
  • Lima, Peru
  • Mexico City, Mexico
  • Saõ Paolo, Brazil
  • Santiago, Chile


  • Hong Kong
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Manila, Philippines
  • Singapore

For individuals that cannot attend one of the scheduled workshops in person, video recordings will be made available.

"These free workshops will allow Nymity to help privacy offices take an accountability approach to ongoing demonstrable compliance, which we believe is an outcome of an effective privacy management program. I would like to thank our hosts for providing the facilities to make this possible," said Terry McQuay, President and Founder, Nymity Inc.

Attendees will receive an Accountability Status Workbook to help them effectively communicate the status of privacy management in their organization and build a business case to justify investment in the necessary resources to take their privacy management programs to the next level. During these interactive workshops participants will gain insight into how other organizations are dealing with the issues related to their region's unique compliance requirements and develop a network of peers with similar experiences.

The workshops are open to all privacy officers responsible for privacy management in their organization. All workshops will run from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Maximum enrollment varies by location. Workshops will be conducted in English with the exception of select locations in Latin America, where they will be conducted in Spanish.

These accountability workshops are the result of many years of Nymity's cumulative research efforts. Nymity's long-term commitment to furthering data privacy management and accountability best practices began in 2002, when Nymity began its research to help organizations implement and maintain effective privacy management programs in order to achieve ongoing compliance and accountability. In 2009, Nymity expanded its research to help organizations demonstrate accountability and compliance.

Registration information is available at nymity.com/accountabilityworkshops

About Nymity

Nymity is the leading global research company specializing in accountability, risk, and compliance software solutions for the privacy office. Nymity's suite of software solutions helps organizations attain, maintain, and demonstrate data privacy compliance. Organizations all over the world rely on Nymity's software solutions to proactively and efficiently manage their privacy programs – empowering them to comply with confidence. For more information visit www.nymity.com

CONTACT: Karinna Neumann Director of Marketing Email: karinna.neumann@nymity.com Telephone: +1 647 260 6230 x221Source: Nymity