Agenda18 April 201915:00 - 19:00

Conference’s moderator – Bogdan Manolea

15:00 – 15:30 – Registration and welcome coffee
15:30 – 16:15 – Operational management decisions to effect digital transformation by digitalizing business processes – Sorin Popescu, VP and Operating Leader for Genpact Europe
16:15 – 17:00 – HR decisions to ensure smooth transition to digitalization of processes – Andrey Kulikov, HR Value Advisor SAP Germany
17:00 – 17:30 – Coffee break
17:30 – 18:15 – Adapting contracts to reflect the digital transformation. Specific liability clauses (especially where data is kept in cloud) – Benoit Van Asbroeck, Partner Bird & Bird Brussels
18:15 – 19:00 – Regulatory measures to be considered to ensure compliance of the company’s digital transformation process – Iulian Matache, Data Protection Consultant
19:00 – Alira Wine tasting

Andrey Kulikov

HR Value Advisor, SAP Germany

Andrey Kulikov works for SAP SuccessFactors, helping customers create strategic HR transformation roadmaps and build HR business cases. He has been doing HR software consulting for 15 years, designing and delivering HR projects in different industries in Russia and Europe.

Andrey Kulikov helps customers identify their HR transformation decisions with the benchmarks, customer studies, HR value methodology and proper ROI and NPV calculations.

Iulian Matache

Data Protection and Privacy consultant

Data Protection and Privacy consultant, CIPP/E and CIPM certified Having held various positions in Legal and IT management, Iulian is the typical knowledge domain “trespasser”, bringing cross-disciplinary views into projects he delivers as freelancer. For the past two years he has been heavily engaged in GDPR compliance audit and implementation projects for clients in telco, healthcare, retail DIY, oil & gas and aviation.

Benoit Van Asbroeck

Partner, Bird & Bird

Benoit is a data protection specialist and a partner in Bird & Bird, Brussels office. He leads the Data Protection, Tech & Comms and Media practices of Bird & Bird Belgium. Benoit advises clients on a variety of legal matters around privacy, data, e-commerce, digital marketing, cloud computing, the internet of things, AI, 3D printing, cookies, electronic signatures, intermediary liability and automated objects.

Benoit has also successfully conducted matters with the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) and lobbied public authorities in the context of CJEU procedures and legislative processes, including a landmark privacy case (Scarlet – CJEU). Benoit has participated as a legal partner in different H2020 EU funded consortia. He is a guest lecturer at the Katholieke Universiteit Brussel and at the University of Valenciennes (France). He acts as a substitute commercial judge and mediator/arbitrator at the World Intellectual Property Office. He recently co-authored the book “Vers un droit européen de la protection des données?” published by Larcier, where he focused on companies’ compliance obligations with respect to the GDPR.

Sorin Popescu

VP and Operating Leader for Genpact Europe

Sorin Popescu is a progressive transformation leader and business executive with over 12 years’ experience in professional services, digital transformation and business development. He brings a unique blend of sound expertise in shared services strategies and change management, digital disruption and client relationships, within different industries and across multiple cultures. His out of the box critical thinking and flexibility enable a clear vision on ever-changing business climate, coming up with disruptive solutions to overcome challenges, and making strategic decisions to support the development and growth of the business.

Sorin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Management and a Master’s degree in Management and Business Communication. He is also Six Sigma certified and is recognized as one of the most engaged people leaders, having a key impact on career development for many individuals across the organization. Sorin is currently based out of Bucharest.

Bogdan Manolea

Bogdan Manolea is the Executive Director of Association for Technology and Internet – APTI Romania. Mr. Manolea has a legal background and a vast experience in the Law and IT&C. Author of over 150 presentations and articles on subject related to IT&C Law (e-commerce, privacy issues, domain names, Internet jurisdiction or e-government etc.) in national and international conferences. Owner of the only Romanian web page dedicated to the IT Law – Internet Laws –

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