PANABO CITY – Davao del Norte State College’s Office of the Data Protection Officer, in partnership with the Human Resource Management Office, conducted a webinar on the Data Privacy Act of 2012, as well as the Principles of Data Privacy, last March 30, 2022, via Zoom and YouTube Livestream.

The activity was attended by faculty members and staff across the College’s institutes. Data Protection Officer Ian Jay T. Padios served as the resource speaker. He also covered other related topics, such as, the Rights of Data Subjects and Criteria for Lawful Processing of Personal Information and Penalties, and Ways to Protect Personal Data Online.

After the talk, an open forum was held to allow the participants to send in queries. Some of the questions were on the posting of virtual classroom screenshots, grades, and photos of DNSC employees in the official social media handles and website of the College.