Named Person Service: Latest Update

for Senior Leaders/Named Persons and Governors Friday 19th May 2017

Location: Edinburgh Hilton Grosvenor Hotel, Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh EH12 5EF
Date:   19/05/2017
Course timings:   10 a.m. - 3 p.m. including lunch. Coffee & registration from 9.30 a.m.
Cost:   £95

Following the announcement in Parliament on Tuesday 7 March, (details of which can be found via the following links) we are facilitating this update for Senior Leaders and Governors.

The statement and debate is available to view:

See also BBC report -


The Programme will include input from Scottish Government, ICO and Lawyers: 

  • National Update: Colleagues from the GIRFEC Implementation Team at Scottish Government will provide an overview and associated timelines.  
  • Information Sharing: Maureen H Falconer, Regional Manager Scotland, Information Commissioner’s Office will outline best practice and approaches. 
  • The Legislative Framework: SCIS are working in partnership with Gilson Gray LLP to provide a suite of support in preparation for the GDPR.  In the context of this event there will be a 3-fold focus: 

-      Data Protection

-      Human Rights

-      Law of Confidentiality 

Please register as soon as possible and by Wednesday 10 May at the latest.



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