Jo Pedder

Head of Policy & Engagement, Information Commissioners Office

Jo Pedder is Head of the ICO’s Policy and Engagement department. In her current role she is responsible for overseeing policy lines, advice and guidance related to data protection and freedom of information legislation. Jo is also responsible for the ICO’s engagement teams that focus on strategic stakeholders in the private sector and public services. Prior to taking on her current role Jo has worked in a number of policy and operational roles for the ICO since 2004. Before joining the ICO Jo worked at the Charity Commission dealing with large charities.

Session Details

Opening Keynote:

Leading the Implementation & Effective Oversight of the GDPR Data Protection Reform
09.05am - 09.45am

Jo Pedder leads the ICO's own GDPR implementation programme, so she is ideally placed to share the regulator's perspective on the new legislation. Join Jo, one month on from GDPR enforcement, for an insight on the future and her own top tips for making the most of forthcoming issues and policies.