PrivSec Dublin is where privacy and security meet for a two-day event.

A carefully curated, content rich, Conference and Expo addressing the inextricable link between data privacy and data security.

Providing over 1,000 attendees with access to first-rate content presented by a line-up of international experts.

PrivSec Dublin will be the European hub where privacy and security leaders meet for two days of; learning, networking, discussion, and entertainment.




Taking place at the Convention Centre Dublin, the city’s leading conference and exhibition venue, PrivSec Dublin is located just a short walk from Silicon Docks, home to Ireland’s thriving tech scene. 

Dublin has established itself as a tech and IT hub, and may soon be the only English speaking capital in the EU.

The number of tech giants with European Headquarters in Ireland has positioned the country at the forefront of the tech industry.

CBRE has recently ranked Dublin as the 3rd largest tech cluster in Europe and the city’s technology boom, as a result in part to Brexit. 

The Convention Centre Dublin is the city's leading conference and exhibition venue, located just a short walk from Silicon Docks which is home to many of Dublin's leading tech companies. Dublin has established itself as a tech and IT hub, and may soon be the only English speaking capital in the EU. The number of tech giants with European Headquarters in Ireland has positioned the country at the forefront of the tech industry. 


PrivSec will bring together 70+ leading experts from privacy and security, to deliver a breadth of content via solo presentations, panel discussions, debates, roundtables and workshops. Our international line-up of expert speakers will combine practical and theoritical approaches to privacy and security, and explore how the two need to work together to achieve shared goals. 

PrivSec Dublin will consist of 3 theatres, our agenda is designed to enable you to pick and choose the sessions that are most valuable for you. The event will also consist of a number of shared knowledge roundtables and workshop opportunities that will be announced closer to the event. The event will run over two-days and there will be a whole host of learning opportunities for attendees to take advantage of. 

Content is at the heart of PrivSec; this two-day event will consist of over 60 hours of educational, insightful and inspirational content. PrivSec aims to deliver attendees with a variety of learning opportunities to suit their needs and wants. The conference content is designed to deliver practical advice and guidance, as well as a number of sessions focusing on theoretical learning and the bigger picture. 


With over 30 leading service and solution providers on-hand, PrivSec provides a perfect opportunity to understand the technologies and services that are currently aiding privacy and security professionals across the world. If you’re looking for a particular solution or service, our team will be on-hand to ensure you get face time with the right people.

As the lines blur between privacy and security, it is important that both disciplines have the opportunity to meet, network and share ideas. Over the course of the two-day event there will be a number of professional and informal networking opportunities, designed to drive collaboration and aid attendees in meeting the people who will help drive change, innovation and progression in their organisation. 


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Join OneTrust DataGuidance and the Data Protection World Forum for a complimentary webinar on ‘Global Privacy: Keeping-Up and Staying-Ahead’.

During this webinar, our speakers will discuss recent global privacy developments and navigate through key pieces of privacy legislation impacting global operations, such as GDPR, LGPD, CCPA, PIPEDA and Thailand’s Data Protection Act.

The webinar discussion will seek to assess the implications, importance and issues of the above-mentioned laws, as well as their impact on businesses.

Format: 45 minute presentation, 15 minute live audience Q&A


View high definition recordings of talks at our previous events.

Sir Rob Wainwright, Former-Chief of Europol

Talk on 'Cyber Threats and and the Interconnected Relationship between Data Protection and Data Security in Response'.

Sir Rob Wainwright is a highly experienced security professional with global profile and reputation.

He has had a 25-year career in intelligence, policing, government, EU and international affairs, including at the Serious Organised Crime Agency, National Criminal Intelligence Service and the British Security Service. 

Prior to joining Deloitte, Rob was the executive director of Europol where he established the European Cybercrime Centre. He is credited with leading the transformation of Europol into a world-class security institution and centre of innovation on cyber security, terrorism and financial crime.