Course Overview

The growth of the mobile internet and converged services is creating new challenges related to the use and protection of people’s personal information. The legal landscape is also evolving to address the challenges related to privacy and security posed by emerging technologies and enhanced data processing capabilities.

This three-week, self-paced course investigates the current state of mobile privacy and security, highlights research into consumer attitudes towards their privacy, and examines current and emerging regulations around the world.
The course also reviews the GSMA’s universal Mobile Privacy Principles, Privacy Design Guidelines for App Developers, and industry initiatives that give consumers more control over how their information is used and processed.

Course Objectives

  • Understand the key aspects of mobile privacy, data protection, security concepts and consumer trust.
  • Consider the role of mobile operators, internet content providers and consumers in respecting and protecting the privacy of consumers.
  • Discover how regulation can be applied effectively to protect consumer privacy and security in a converged world.
  • Explore practical solutions and initiatives that enable the operationalisation of privacy and security within mobile operator environments.
  • Establish a good foundation in privacy and data protection as well as security principles as they apply within the mobile industry.

Who Should Enrol on This Course?

  • Heads and vice presidents of regulatory policy
  • Policy managers and directors
  • Heads of network design
  • Telecommunications managers

Course Structure and Study Time

The course consists of three sessions and you will gain access to all of them as soon as you complete your enrolment.

It should not take you more than two to three hours of study time per week to complete the course in three weeks. You will have, however, six weeks to complete it.

Course Completion Certificates

To qualify for a course completion certificate, you must view all of the course sessions and correctly answer all of the quiz questions you will find as you progress through the sessions. You will have unlimited attempts to pass the quizzes. You will also need to fill out the course survey.

Course Fee

The course fee is US$790.

For group registrations, email [email protected].

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Duration: 3 weeks
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$790.00 Per Participant

20% discount available for GSMA Members

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