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Paul Duller

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Paul is Tribal’s Information Consultancy Director. He is an international information management specialist with 30+ years experience. He is a chartered geologist & chartered scientist, certified GDPR practitioner, previous chair of the Information and Records Management Society; and chair of the Data Management Group of the PESGB & the Geoscience Information Group of the Geological Society. Paul is an editor of the IRMS Bulletin. He publishes extensively in the field of information and knowledge management & is author of a series of international training courses .Paul regularly runs data management workshops for the PESGB, and recently completed two tours of SE Asia, during which he training over 100 geoscientists, professional and technical staff in data & document management.

Recent Posts

GDPR best practice: how to reduce the risk of a data breach

Posted by Paul Duller on December 6, 2019

In recent months, it has become apparent that Universities and Colleges are ‘under attack’ or at risk of data breaches. Both the GDPR and the corresponding UK Data Protection Act (2018) are just two examples of international data breach notification laws that have come into play in recent years.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Skills, Training and Employability, Schools & Early Years, Blog

Student data and GDPR – what are their rights?

Posted by Paul Duller on February 13, 2018

By now, most of us are aware that come May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation will be coming into force – the biggest change to data protection laws in the last 20 years. This will affect how institutions will be able to communicate with students and prospective students – and with the fines being up to £20m Euros or 4% of global turnover, it’s certainly one not to ignore.

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Topics: Higher Education