Large Charities Meeting - Dec 2017

Thursday, 7 Dec 2017, 15:00 - 18:30


GDPR and Fundraising

New data protection regulations coming in next year will affect the way many charities carry out their operations and speak to their donors. This meeting  will discuss how GDPR will impact on those who rely on fundraising for the majority of their income. 

This event is kindly hosted by:



Registration, networking and refreshments


Chair's introduction

David Renton, Director of Finance and Investment, Guy's and St Thomas


Session 1: GDPR

This session will cover general rules of the GDPR, any recent updates and developments as well as guidance on how to prepare. 

Gavin Davis, Director - Technology Advisory Services - BDO LLP


Session 2: GDPR Case Study

Hear from a charity who is currently preparing for the incoming GDPR regulations and what steps they are taking to make sure that they are fully compliant with the rules. 

David Roberts, Director of Finance and Corporate Services, NSPCC


Session 3: What impact is GDPR having on fundraising?

The new regulations mean changes in the way that charities contact their donors and store their information. It will also affect income generation. Ian will talk about how the new regulations will impact how charities think about implementing GDPR and the impact this may have on giving practices, such as rushing to pre-empt opt-in and how this affect income.

Ian MacQuillin, Director of Rogare, University of Plymouth


  Questions for the panel


Chairs summary


Networking drinks

Venue Details


Quilter Cheviot, One Kingsway, LONDON, WC2B 6AN

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Bookings & Prices


  • Non CFG Member Charity - FREE;
  • CFG Charity Member - FREE;

Terms and Conditions:

Written notice of cancellations up to 21 days before an event will incur a 25% administration fee. After this time period, a 100% cancellation charge will apply. Substitutions (i.e. name changes) for the course booked can be made free of charge.

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It may be necessary for reasons beyond our control to change the date, time or the venue at any time prior to the event date. If this occurs you will be informed of changes and given the opportunity to cancel or transfer to an alternative date.

CFG reserves the right to amend the content of the programme or the speakers where necessary without consulting booked delegates.

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