Data protection

Compact course on data protection


In just one day, you will learn practical examples from one of the country's most renowned data protection experts that you can immediately apply in your company. This strengthens data protection in your company and your position as an expert who integrates new trends into business processes with foresight.



  • Information security vs. data protection - objectives, motivation, perspective, standardisation, overview
  • Information security management system (ISMS) - BSI & ISO 27001
  • ISO 27002 Controls & Control Objectives (exemplary application in practice from a data protection perspective)
  • EU-DSGVO (General Data Protection Regulation) - the development
  • Current trends
  • NIS and NIS-2 (Network and Information Security Act) - What does this mean for data protection?
Your Benefits
  • Update on the legal framework: You will learn why the EU Data Act 2024, EU AI Act 2024 and NIS2 are relevant for your company. Learn from practical examples what steps you should take in your company now.
  • Data protection technologies: Get to know the latest technologies and tools that can be used in the area of data protection and data security. These include, for example, encryption techniques, anonymisation methods, data protection frameworks and compliance software.
  • Trends in data security and privacy practices: The training is designed to help participants identify and understand current trends and best practices in data protection using ISO27001 and NIS2. This may include analysing current data protection incidents, threat landscapes, security risks and data protection strategies.
  • Putting data protection into practice: The training is designed to provide participants with practical guidance and case studies to help them effectively implement data protection principles and policies in their organisations. This includes privacy programme design, employee training, privacy audits and collaboration with other departments such as IT and Legal.

Mag. Manfred Spanner, MSc.

Manfred Spanner, MSc. is Head of Department Group Data Protection Office at OMV Aktiengesellschaft and is also responsible for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation in his role as Data Protection Officer. Previously, as Group Chief Information Security Officer (Group CISO), he was responsible for information security at the ÖBB Group, successfully implementing the information security strategy and organising and implementing the initial preparations due to his involvement in the NIS Act. He also teaches at the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences and is the author of several specialist books and has multiple certifications (CISA, CISM, CRISC, ISO 27001, etc.).




Target group

(C)ISO, DPO or cyber security managers as well as people who want an overview of these topics in just one day.


990€ (excl. 20% VAT)


 990,00Regulärer Preis
exklusive 20% MwSt.

Please note that deviations from the new course program may arise in terms of content and participation fees.

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