We were at the Independent Schools’ Bursars Association Annual Conference on both Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th May 2018 at The Brighton Centre.
The ISBA a professional development programme & a popular annual conference attracting many of the independent education sector’s leading experts offering topical updates for schools plus networking opportunities and an exhibition of more than 130 professional advisers and companies dedicated to providing top quality services to the education sector. The event has over 420 bursars and senior management staff from independent schools every year. As the administrative managers of schools they are the key decision-makers in sourcing their school’s services and supplies.
Our Director Julian Fraser was invited to speak on the panel about how to eradicate the risks posed by sensitive data held on end of life computers, smart phones, hard drives and other electronic assets. Julian explained protecting against company reputation and financial damage that could arise from a data breach in an environmentally responsible method.
Visitors to our stand were showcased our destruction shredded samples and taken through the process of Data Destruction and Disposal as a critical service the independent schools should implement. With highly sensitive data on both teachers and pupils, data protection and safely disposing of hardware containing this data is paramount for independent schools.