Complying with Privacy Laws & GDPR through Electronic Informed Consent

Sponsored by: CRF Health

Focused on:

  • G D P R

Date: 6 November

Days to go: 46

Time: 3PM London/10AM New York

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a recent regulation that affects all global clinical trials. There are a lot of industry questions about how informed consent (paper and electronic) is relevant to GDPR. This session is an opportunity to hear from our regulatory experts and learn about managing the impact of privacy laws on your clinical trials.

Presented by

Greg Gogates,

VP Regulatory Affairs, Risk And Compliance - Quality

Greg Gogates is the VP of Quality and Regulatory at CRF Health. He has over 35 years of experience in the software, pharmaceutical, wireless, electrical, controls, and nuclear industries. Mr. Gogates holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Widener University. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the IEEE Computer Society, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Experts Program, American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA), and Drug Information Association (DIA). Mr. Gogates is also a Lead Electrical & Software 17025 Assessor, 17020 Inspection Body Assessor, ISO Guide 65 Assessor, and A2LA Accreditation Council member. Finally, he is also a PDA Lead Pharmaceutical Software Auditor, a Bluetooth Technical Assessor (BTA), Certified Nuclear (NQA-1) Auditor, a Cellular Telephone Industry Association Assessor (CTIA), a WiMAX/AeroMax Assessor (WMA), NFC Auditor, Mirrorlink Assessor, NTIA/NIST-P25 Assessor, and Gaming Standards Association Certified G2S Engineer.

Mika Lindroos,

Director of Product Management

Mika Lindroos is the Director of Product Management and an eConsent expert at CRF Health, and he says he is most at home where technology meets humanity. With over 23 years of experience in software product management in the global environment, Mika’s breadth of experience spans from product and portfolio management, strategy and business development, and heading a product line at Nokia to revenue and business relationship development at Digia Pic. Mika is a specialist in developing and managing relationships both internal and external to his organization, as evidenced by his varied roles in team motivation, change management, as well as customer relationship development.

Key Learning Objectives

  • How eConsent supports GDPR compliance
  • Best practices for protecting PII (Personally Identifiable Information) when using eConsent
  • Clarify doubts on the potential impact of privacy laws


  • C-Suite Executives
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Clinical Data Management
  • Clinical Innovation
  • Clinical IT Directors
  • Clinical Operations
  • Clinical Outsourcing
  • Clinical Program Director
  • Clinical Project Manager
  • Clinical Technology
  • CRA Management
  • eClinical Innovation Teams
  • eCOA/ePRO Managers
  • eConsent
  • Medical Affairs