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CGOC Survey Shows Enterprises Still Face High Risk from Immature Information Governance Processes

November 15, 2018

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The CGOC reports results of its 2018 Information Governance Benchmark Survey. The study reveals that many organizations trust the current state of their information governance (IG) processes more than their IG process maturity warrants. This gap between perception and reality increases organizational risk and vulnerability. These and other insights in the IG Benchmark Survey report are a call to action for organizations to improve IG processes.

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Press Release: CGOC’s GDPR Resource Guide Provides Essential Guidance on Compliance Journey

February 28, 2018

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The CGOC (Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council) today announced the availability of the GDPR Resource Guide, a compendium of unique resources developed by and for members of the CGOC to help organizations understand and chart their GDPR compliance journey.

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Press Release: CGOC Survey of Top Corporate Data Protection Challenges Reveals Only 6 Percent of Companies Feel Ready for GDPR Compliance

October 31, 2017

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The CGOC (Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council) today released the results of a survey and accompanying infographic that reveals most enterprises are not ready to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect on May 25, 2018. According to Top Corporate Data Protection Challenges, a survey of 132 compliance officers from organizations around the world and across multiple industries, only 6 percent of respondents feel their organizations are currently compliant with the upcoming regulation. The results also indicate most organizations are concerned about their poor data disposal practices and ability to demonstrate compliance, key elements of GDPR readiness. Organization size had no significant impact on readiness levels. Read more for the complete Top Data Protection Challenges Survey results and to download the infographic.

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Press Release: Registration Open for CGOC Regional Meeting in London on Nov 14, 2017

October 17, 2017

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MEDIA ADVISORY, Oct. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The CGOC (Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council) announced that registration is now open for the Council’s regional meeting in London, England on November 14, 2017. “This year’s CGOC event in London will provide attendees the vital information they need to navigate today’s most pressing data challenges, including incidence response to a security breach, mobilizing a GDPR program and aligning GDPR with other regulations,” said Heidi Maher, Executive Director, CGOC. “It also provides a rare opportunity to network with some of the top experts in privacy, compliance and information governance.”

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