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Freedom of Information/Privacy on Demand

Freedom of Information/Privacy on Demand

Due to the Covid-19 circumstances, this workshop is now delivered using Zoom Meetings on the following date:

Thursday, July 9, 2020 
REVISED FEE: Member $200 + HST / Non-Member $250 + HST 
(additional details will follow by email)

This workshop is designed to be tailored to address your organization’s burning FOIP questions and may include issues like:

  • Processing an MFIPPA request
  • Responding to a privacy breach
  • Building a privacy program

The structure of the workshop will allow for group work and scenario-based training, focusing on the FOIP areas that pose the greatest concerns to your organization. 


  • Strategies to mitigate risks associated with FOIP issues
  • Practical solutions for FOIP problems
  • Building support and understanding of FOIP in your organization


  • Gain a better understanding of responding to FOIP concerns through practical solutions
  • Gain a better understanding of broader FOIP risks and solutions


  • CAOs, Clerks and Deputy Clerks 
  • Anyone with responsibilities under MFIPPA 
  • Privacy Officers
  • Directors, Managers, Supervisors


Else Khoury is the Founder and Privacy Consultant with Seshat Information Consulting. She has a Masters of Information Studies from the University of Toronto, an Information Access and Privacy Protection certificate from the University of Alberta, and a Master in Electronic Records Management from AIIM International. Else is an Instructor with the School of Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto. She leads workshops on Access, Privacy and Records Management with AMCTO, and has a regular column in Municipal World magazine. She has worked in the field of Access/Privacy and Records Management since 2000 and in municipal government since 2004.