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ZL Technologies’ CEO to Present at MER Conference 2017

Published by: Marketwired

ZL’s appearance includes Gold Sponsorship, and speaking sessions covering new developments in data privacy and records management

MILPITAS, CA–(Marketwired – May 04, 2017) – ZL Technologies, Inc. (ZL), the leader in unified information governance and analytics for the large enterprise, today announced its appearance at MER Conference 2017 in Chicago. Taking place May 8-10, MER is a prestigious records management conference that brings together industry leaders and premier solution providers for three days of thought leadership, educational sessions, and networking. ZL’s presence will comprise Gold Sponsorship, a solution showcase, and two speaking sessions given by ZL CEO Kon Leong.

In collaboration with founding partner of IMERGE Consulting, Robert Smallwood, Leong’s first speaking session will address the effects of the Internet of Things on data privacy, as it concerns RIM, eDiscovery, and information governance professionals. The details are as follows:

Title: Privacy Versus IoT: Can Governance Answer Both?

Speakers: Kon Leong, Robert Smallwood

Time: Tuesday, May 9, 11:15-12:15PM

Location: The Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

The second of Leong’s speaking sessions will be a solution showcase that provides specific direction for records managers, given the approaching GDPR and changes in the landscape of information privacy:

Title: Finding Privacy by Rediscovering RIM

Speakers: Kon Leong

Time: May 9, 2:45-3:45PM

Location: The Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

MER Conference falls during an event season for ZL that includes appearances at the IICE Summit, the Ascent Conference, Data Summit 2017, as well as multiple ARMA chapter meetings. ZL’s executive keynote speeches and education sessions at events such as these mark its continued commitment to thought leadership in the information governance, compliance, records management, and eDiscovery spaces.

“In our march towards utilizing more and more data, it’s vital that privacy is not left behind,” said Leong. “GDPR should serve as a reminder of the preciousness of information, and the fact that even digital actions can have real-world consequences.”

Please visit the event webpage for more information on MER Conference 2017, or view ZL’s spring calendar for the full event schedule.