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11/04/2018 to 20/06/2018
When: 11 April 2018
6:30 pm
Where: DIT Management House
Aungier Street
Dublin 2
Contact: Jenny Bishop
01 295 2355

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Executive Diploma in GDPR for Marketers

The Executive Diploma course has been developed in response to the General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) legislation which comes into effect on 25th May 2018.

The course will ensure you have the skills, knowledge and competencies required to understand and prepare for GDPR.

It will take place on Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm to 8:30pm and run for 10 weeks.


Duration: Part-time - 10 weeks

Start Date: September 2018

Location: DIT Aungier Street, Dublin 2


Marketing Institute Members: €1,200
Non-Members: €1,400 - includes one year MII Membership 


Enquire today

Register Online or Contact Jenny at or 01 216 0220

Is it for me?

All marketing professionals will be affected by the implementation of GDPR. The legislation will have a significant impact on the way marketers approach their work and how organisations obtain, store, manage or process the personal data of EU citizens.

What will you get?


• A fully accredited CPD qualification at Level 8 on the NFQ awarded by DIT

• An Executive (CPD) Diploma delivered over 10 evening sessions, with pre-work, additional self-study and a real-life project

• A practical route to competency in devising a GDPR implementation, monitoring and control plan for an organisation

• Exposure to leading and respected marketing practitioners and experts

What will you learn?

• an in-depth understanding of GDPR

• manage the impact of GDPR

• identify ethical dilemmas 

• write a GDPR implementation, monitoring and control plan

• specific preparation strategies 




Register online or contact Jenny at or 012160220

Course Trainer

Robert Dunne

Robert is a barrister in Ireland and a qualified attorney-at-law in New York since 2011. Robert specialises in data protection and employment law; lecturing in DIT on, inter alia, the Masters in Digital Marketing and Analytics course specifically dealing with the law and regulation surrounding digital marketing. Along with this Robert has advised multi-national and large Irish enterprises on their data protection policies and procedures, including various hotel groups, retail companies and financial institutions in Ireland.


Guest Speakers

Evelyn Wolf

Evelyn Wolf

Co-founder and Inbound Marketing Strategist at Business Brew

Evelyn Wolf is co-founder and inbound marketing strategist at BusinessBrew.

She has built a 15-year marketing career focussed on the digital space and inbound marketing. 

GDPR is a natural progression of her skills ensuring that all BusinessBrew clients are fully compliant and successful in their customer generation.

BusinessBrew is certified as a Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe through the IAPP under the ISO standard 17024:2012.

Evelyn and her BusinessBrew co-founder met during their tenure at inbound marketing powerhouse HubSpot where they assisted businesses of all sizes and industries as well as marketing agencies in building their lead to customer generation funnels.

When she's not driving inbound marketing strategies, she rocks sailing boats. 


Carl Kane

Carl Kane

Data Tech Lead at BOI






Rachel Barry

Rachel Barry

Associate at Arthur Cox

Rachel is a solicitor in the employment law group at Arthur Cox. She helps organisations prepare for the implementation of GDPR and deal with data protection issues as they arise in practice.

She advises clients on all arising out of the employer-employee relationship including investigations, litigation, the termination of employment contracts, recruitment, redundancies, atypical workers legislation, settlement agreements and unfair dismissal/discrimination complaints, and employment aspects of corporate transactions


An important note on accreditation

As the professional body for marketing in Ireland, the Marketing Institute recognises the importance of academic accreditation. That’s why we have teamed up with DIT, Ireland’s largest marketing educator, to jointly operate this Executive Diploma programme. Accreditation speaks to a sense of public trust, as well as to professional quality. 


Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply. Membership is non-transferable and non-refundable. All event and course cancellations must be made 2 weeks prior to the event/course date. Payment is due in advance. Refunds will not be issued for non-attendance.

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