Nevşehir Belediyesi KVKK Farkındalık Semineri
We have conducted a seminar where our CEO Selim T. Akdağ was the keynote speaker. The seminar presented to the municipality staff was regarding "Personal Data Protection Law" which is in force in Turkey, aiming to raise awareness on the law and the implications of the law.
In order to adapt with the fast paced digital world which constantly adapted to newly released technologies, the Nevşehir Municipality also informed and enlightened its staff with the "KVKK Awareness Training".
The aim was not only focused on the right of privacy, but to find a collaborative approach on raising an awareness for the municipality in general for conducting the services provided to the fellow citizens, within the scope of the data protection regulations and managing, processing personal according to the rules and procedures demanded by the law.
Within the scope of the program, the attendees were provided with in depth information on definition of Personal Data, why personal data shall be protected, the relevant law, KVKK and surrounding legislations, key actors defined in the Law, rights of the Data Subject, Administrative Responsibilities along with the the technical and administrative measures and required developments in order to have compliance with the Personal Data Protection Law (KVKK).
Personal Data Protection Seminar for the Büyükçekmece Municipal
CottGroup® and DDI Teknoloji collaborated together in conducting a symposium on "Persoanl Data Protection Law" for the Büyükçekmece Municipal Authority in Istanbul.
Büyükçekmece Municipality raised an awareness on "Personal Data Protection Law", KVKK, on assuring rights of protection with in-service training for not only the municipality staff but also for the civils who are benefiting from the services rendered by the Municipality.
"We are all aware on the great responsibility"
In his opening speech, the Büyükçekmece Mayor Dr. Hasan Akgün; highlighted the significance on the need of protection of personal data and rights of freedoms in line with the immersive usage of internet nowadays. He concluded his speech with the importance of the KVKK (law on personal data protection, numbered 6698) and that as the municipality they are very aware on what needs to be done to comply with the required measures, once again marking that every single citizen shall become conscious on the implications of the law.
Boss Governance (a CottGroup® company), the local payroll partner of ADP in Turkey, participated in the annual "ADP Partner Executive Convention" held in Vienna, Austria during November 6-8, 2019. Every year, the conventions are based on a metaphoric approach, enhancing the partnership between ADP and its local partners. This year, "music" was used as a metaphor to enhance the harmony of the collaboration between ADP, its local partners and the clients on the delivery of the payroll services, just as how an orchestra interacts its all parts to produce a piece that relies on the best musicians and instrumentalists to please its audience
ADP Partner Executive Convention - 2019 Vienna
By organizing a seminar at Bursa Ulutek Technology Development Zone on 09-10-2019 about the affects of KVKK (“Personal Data Protection Law”) and GDPR on the companies in Turkey; CottGroup® shared with the participants the rights and responsibilities of real and legal persons within the scope of the legislation in the first place, and then the requirements that companies have to fulfill in order to complete their compliance processes. In addition to compliance processes, the administrative and technical measures were shared with the participants, that must be taken by the companies to comply with the law.