Nomination Categories for the PrivCon Privacy Awards
This category is not open to nomination but is awarded to an exceptional individual who has significantly contributed to the development of privacy/data protection in Nigeria.
Privacy Leading Light (Legal)
Nominate lawyers in private practice or in-house counsel who have demonstrated excellence in the field of privacy and data protection
Privacy Leading Light (Tech)
Nominate privacy professionals in the tech industry (non-lawyers) who have made outstanding contributions to privacy.
Privacy Leading Light (Academics)
Nominate University lecturers teaching law, cybersecurity, ICT and other related courses.
Privacy Leading Light (Research)
Nominate Researchers with published works in the area of privacy, data protection, cybersecurity or related subjects in Nigeria.
Privacy Leading Light (Women category)
Nominate women in tech and female lawyers who have made a mark in the privacy field.
Privacy Leading Light (Advocacy)
Nominate non-governmental organizations leading privacy advocacy in Nigeria.
Privacy Team of the Year (Private Sector)
Nominate private and public companies with a formidable privacy department.
Privacy Team of the Year (Public Sector)
Nominate government agencies with a formidable privacy department or developmental programmes
Best Privacy Culture Development
Nominate Nigerian organizations with the best privacy culture.
Best Privacy Product/Programme
Nominate Nigerian companies with privacy-enhancing products or programs.
DPO of the Year (Private Sector)
Nominate Data Protection Officers (DPOs) in private companies/entities.
DPO of the Year (Public Sector)
Nominate DPOs in government departments.
DPCO of the Year
Nominate licensed Data Protection Compliance Organizations (DPCOs) with track records of excellence in Nigeria.
Rising Star (Legal)
Nominate young lawyers making a mark in privacy.
Rising Star (Tech)
Nominate young privacy professionals who show promise in the tech industry
Rising Star (Student)
Nominate university students (including postgraduate and law school) showing exceptional talents in privacy and data protection.