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The news section provides a constant update on activities of NAID-ANZ and its members and concerns. Check this section for the latest developments on issues important to our members and other reports on important news.

Date Article
06-30-2016 Bucket List: See Sydney, Australia and improve your business
06-16-2016 Save the Date: Sydney conference keynote announced
04-28-2016 Sydney to host NAID-ANZ conference in Sept.
01-20-2016 NAID-ANZ makes impactful debut at ANZ privacy summit
  Privacy Awareness Week coming in May
  Members cautioned on misuse of NAID trademarks
  NZ Privacy Commissioner announces successful research applicants
11-25-2015 NAID-ANZ Board focus on outreach
  2016 NAID-ANZ conference planners look to spring for annual event
  Compliance event is strategic milestone for NAID-ANZ
  NAID CEO speaks at industry event in Japan
  Fall NAIDnews available now
10-15-2015 New Zealand firm achieves NAID Certification
  NAID hires executive to bolster Australian and New Zealand success
  NAID-ANZ to Sponsor/Exhibit at regional conference
  OAIC seeks comments on Health Privacy Guidance
06-30-2015 NAID-ANZ Committee formalizes strategic outlook
  NAID CEO to speak at first industry conference in Japan
  Privacy concerns top environment for consumers
  New Zealand privacy commissioner creates research fund
04-29-2015 NAID-ANZ prepares for budgeting process
  ANZ committee to meet in Melbourne next month
  Join NAID-ANZ's LinkedIn group
  APC enforcement powers reach milestone
03-30-2015 NAID-ANZ conference garners praise
  Committee investigates strategic initiatives
  NAID-ANZ is official partner of Privacy Awareness Week
  OAIC marks anniversary of Privacy Act changes
  Controversial retention law moves forward
02-18-2015 Shred-X is nationally certified in Australia
  ISO audits accepted for NAID scheduled audits
  Still time to register for NAID-ANZ conference
  Session focuses on region’s data protection laws
  Paul Hurst to fill ANZ director seat
01-22-2015 Speaker, exhibitors added to ANZ conference
  OAIC releases guidance on protecting personal info
  New Zealand appoints new assistant commissioner
  NAID launches new dashboard
  Conference session to focus on strategic plan
12-22-2014 Happy Holidays!
  NAID-ANZ conference building momentum
  Disturbing survey results show how much work is still ahead
  Privacy regulators attend Pacific summit
  Two companies become certified in ANZ
  Online membership directory change coming in January
11-20-2014 NAID-ANZ conference adds prestigious speakers
  Elimination of OAIC slated for January
  PAW will be in May 2015
  NAID-ANZ Committee meets in Melbourne
  NAID-ANZ committee wants your input
10-14-2014 Save the date: NAID-ANZ conference coming to Sydney
  NAID’s CEO discusses future of breach notification
  New Zealand OPC plans to shame offenders
  Victoria appoints commissioner as privacy law takes effect
  OIPC says improper disposal of records qualifies as breach
  OPC announces privacy directory
  Welcome to the NAID-ANZ e-newsletter
08-21-2014 CEO to speak at Security Shredding and Medical Waste Conference
  L.A. Shred School reaches target capacity
  NAID 2015 conference planning in full swing
  CSDS training, exams coming soon
08-06-2014 NAID partners with group to form Japanese chapter
  Free certification notification program continues to grow
  NAID CEO to speak at upcoming customer events
  New NAID certification videos in production
  Board changes focus of SSD research
  Board veteran tapped to fill vacancy
07-15-2014 Certification modifications enhance regulatory weight of program
  Portland board meeting looks to industry's future
  NAID CEO clarifies perspective, role of NIST guidelines
  NAID to bring HD sanitization verification in house
  Proposals welcome for NAID 2015 presentations
  Shred School coming to Chicago, LA, Nashville
06-25-2014 Follow NAID on Google Plus to improve your SEO
  NAID-Canada reaches out to new privacy commissioner
  Newsroom is hotspot for weekly destruction news
  Downstream Data growth sign of the times
  PHI disposal website resource for medical practitioners, members
06-12-2014 Article warns about current ITAD reconciliation practice
  Webinar focuses on Downstream as sales tool
  Compliance toolkit gets resurgence in interest
  Certification video still racking up views after two years
  New brochure promotes qualifications of CSDS accreditation
  Dallas to host 2015 NAID conference
  In Memoriam: David Wright
05-30-2014 NAID CEO writes articles for two industry journals
  Blog post discusses likelihood of Target suits going to Supreme Court
  Last CSDS exam on eve of Philadelphia Shred School
  Seven Shred Schools left in 2014
  NAID board to meet in Portland
05-21-2014 Spring edition of NAIDnews is out
05-08-2014 NAID CEO prepares to speak at IRMS 2014
  Board taps new director to chair Certification Rules Committee
  NAID CEO stresses need for control in cloud at Cybersecurity Summit
  Shred School London replaces annual European conference
  NAID-Canada urges legislators to support bill S-4
  NAID applauds call for national breach notification in U.S.
04-17-2014 NAID executive to speak at IRMS 2014
  Downstream raises limits, announces sales training webinar
  Keating, Haskins receive awards at NAID 2014
  NAID-Europe director, treasurer appointed by Isabell
  Shred School continues to sell out workshops
03-28-2014 NAID members elect board officials
  Eight professionals earn their CSDS
  New membership category adds dimension to association influence
  NAID CEO calls attention to recent breach class action settlement
  Judge rules on flow control conflicts in NY
03-13-2014 Unique sessions set NAID 2014 apart
  More press from Aussie hard drive study
  Downstream dream is long-term solution for professional indemnification
  Certification modifications will change face of compliance
  Candidates respond to LinkedIn discussions
02-27-2014 Conference registration discount ends Monday
  2014 election ballot emailed March 3
  Shred-X certifies another location in Australia
  Certification changes postponed
  NAID-ANZ study creates stir, increases awareness
  Reorganization will increase focus on membership needs
  First CSDS exam in Chicago with others to follow
  NAID certification consumer notification program gaining traction
02-19-2014 Study shows recycled computers give away personal information
02-14-2014 NAID’s CEO to address Cybersecurity Summit
  NAID-ANZ gears up for successful conference
  NAID 2014 registration discounts are still available
  First 2014 Shred School heralded as success
  Secondhand Hard Drive Study results released next week
  Certification Rules Committee weighs member comments
01-15-2014 In Memoriam: Ian MacKay
  Vandervort bets on NAID, new responsibilities
  Vote for NAID’s top 10 milestones in 2013
  Certification changes open for member comment
  NAID announces cooperative discounts
  2014 ballot to contains bylaw changes
  NAID CEO to speak at IRMS 2014 in London
  Target brings opportunities for NAID, data protection
12-19-2013 NAID moves this weekend
  Conference committee announces session lineup
  NAID says goodbye to key staffer
  NAID board approves 2014 election guidelines
  Start the year supercharged by Shred School
  New member service to launch in 2014
12-05-2013 Board nominations close tomorrow
  NAID announces 2013 membership growth
  Conference sessions selected for NAID 2014
  Shred School launches 2014 series in Vegas
  Doubleheader: NAID CEO to speak at Bay Area buying group meetings
  Second round of NAID recommendations leads to more involvement
  Certification modifications to be released for member comment
  NAID office moves to new building Dec. 23
11-19-2013 NAID launches 2014 Shred School, new mastermind groups
  NAID to follow data protection testimony with proposed bill language
  20th anniversary conference to honor members’ service
  Exhibiting, sponsorship opportunities available for NAID-ANZ conference
  Downstream approaches second phase of long-term plan
  2014 Board of Directors nominations are open
10-29-2013 NAID reaches milestone of 1,000 locations certified
  Hear Norm Brodsky speak at European conference
  CSDS training registration open; launch postponed to Nov. 4
  CSDS Speakers’ Bureau promotion underway
  Board of Directors approves committee appointments
  Members will receive renewal invoices electronically
  2013 Shred School heralded as success
10-10-2013 NAID offers new certification notification to consumers
  European Information Management Conference features cutting-edge content
  Few seats left for San Fran Shred School
  CSDS Speakers’ Bureau now available
  NAID sets launch date for online CSDS training
  NAID to have presence at upcoming medical waste conference
  Recording of HIPAA webinar is online
09-25-2013 In Memoriam: Brian Moffatt, Craig Yoder
  Ray Barry on the job
  HHS flips switch on mandatory fines; NAID announces webinar
  Europe conference room block extended
  ARMA publishes article about customer due diligence
  New online CSDS training coming soon
  Downstream Data user group webinar coming
09-11-2013 Ray Barry joins NAID management team
  Registration opens for NAID/PRISM conference in Amsterdam
  NAID CEO to address prestigious global electronics congress
  e-Scrap directory now lists NAID certified processors
  NAID conducting Australian/New Zealand hard drive study
  NAID exhibits at e-Scrap, medical waste conferences
  SSD task force now accepting participant applications
  Data disposal in the news
08-21-2013 NAID accepts SSD research applications through September
  NAID to exhibit at E-Scrap Conference
  Shred School continues sellout pace
  Information Management article touts vendor qualifications, certification
  Board approves monthly payment plan for 2014 fees
  Second NAID ‘em webisode now posted
  CSDS Board of Regents prepares to launch speakers’ bureau
07-24-2013 NAID board prepares to tackle range of industry issues
  NAID’s social media puts industry news into perspective
  Accredited CSDS professionals recruited for speakers’ bureau
  Shred-X becomes NAID certified
  Shred School is ‘informative, helpful’
07-02-2013 NAID cautions members about new industry certifications
  Members use Downstream to set them apart from competition
  Excitement builds for Shred School as Chicago sells out
  NAIDnotes explores secure destruction issues
  European Information Management Conference heads to Amsterdam
  NAID partners for Consumer Returns Conference
06-17-2013 CSDS Speakers’ Bureau coming soon
  Chicagoland is first stop when Shred School hits road
  NAID budget process underway
  NAID certification continues to grow internationally
  NAID reminds members to pay their dues
  Social media marketing proves to be successful for NAID
06-06-2013 Read the spring NAIDnews online now!
05-31-2013 TIME Magazine features secure destruction industry
  NAID adds key staff to accounting department
  Shred School launches new website
  New NAID Certified locations in Australia, United Kingdom
  New NAID landing page features quick links to popular resources
  New U.K. version of Employee Training Video ready
  NAID Board of Directors to meet in July
05-13-2013 NAID ‘em video can drive traffic to your site
  NAID prepares to launch employee training designation
  NAID-ANZ study stirs renewed interest by publications
  CSDS curriculum under revision, new training in development
  Get a jump on Shred School registration
  History about early years of NAID coming to NAIDnews
  NAID 2013 attendance reveals exciting trend
  NAID’s social media drives interesting discussions
04-24-2013 Madame Chair: Shredder Mom named 2014 Conference Committee chair
  Production begins on second NAID ‘em video
  Growing interest in Downstream Data sign of the times
  NAID Certification video nears 5,000 views
  Regional NAID chapters prepare for Privacy Awareness Week
03-28-2013 NAID ‘em initiative promotion reaches larger audience
  NAID 2013, Nashville prove to be great combination
  NAID announces 2013 board election results
  28 people earn their CSDS accreditations
03-07-2013 There is still time to register for NAID 2013
  Conference speaker blogs about how to increase sales productivity
  NAID-ANZ Disposal Habits Study publicized across Australia
  NAID-ANZ to assist Australian Attorney General’s office
  2013 NAID board election ballots distributed online
  NAID ‘em marketing campaign seeks to redefine ‘shredding’
  NAID to add certification auditor in South Africa
  Shred School launch postponed until after conference
02-21-2013 NAID-ANZ conference garners insights, great attendance
  Voting opens for 2013 board positions in March
  Route driver session topic 30 years in making
  Opportunities to save on attending NAID 2013
  Certification Rules Committee members approved
01-30-2013 Still time for big savings on NAID 2013 registration
  Déjà vu: NAID revises standard BAA template again
  Toronto workshop focuses on data protection laws, policy development
  Johnson adds more speaking engagements to upcoming NAID-ANZ visit
  NAID congratulates recent CSDS graduates
  NAID unveils new Shred School logo
  NAID reports 2012 membership growth
01-11-2013 2013 marks sixth year rates haven’t increased
  NAID 2013 expo expands in size, scope
  NAID-Canada workshop enlists support of like-minded associations
  NAID-ANZ conference announces key speakers, exhibitors
12-14-2012 NAID releases fall edition of NAIDnews
12-03-2012 NAID-ANZ conference to provide unique insights into market development
  Registration opens for Nashville conference
  NAID acquires Shred School trade name
  2013 board nominations open
11-16-2012 NAID past president pursues new opportunity
  CSDS exam schedule announced
  Date set for Toronto policy, training workshop
  Joint Europe conference eyes Amsterdam for 2013 event
  NAID-ANZ Conference session planning underway
  Vandervort returns from successful Hong Kong auditor training
10-24-2012 Find NAID and Downstream Data on social media!
10-18-2012 NAID uses Pinterest to show off trucks with NAID logos
  Conference keynote speaker is ‘A Category of One’ author
  NAID-Canada hosts successful workshop in Regina
  European conference promises networking opportunities, fun
  NAID-ANZ to host regional policymakers, press conference
  NAID CEO talks data disposal with ASIS chapter
  Data protection legislation study postponed
10-04-2012 ‘False Sense of Security’ video released
  2013 annual conference theme selected
  NAID-Canada plans membership meeting
  Policy workshops receive strong provincial support
  Countdown begins for 2012 European RIM conference
  NAID AAA Certified secure destruction comes to Ireland
  2013 conference to release research, host press conference
  Asia-based security professional trains for NAID Certification audits
09-06-2012 NAID board approves $2.8 million budget
  Registration opens for annual European conference
  NAID to present new research at 2013 ANZ conference
  NAID-Canada destruction policy workshops to serve as future model
  Johnson’s fall speaking schedule fills up
08-16-2012 NAIDnews releases summer edition online
07-03-2012 NAID posts recordings of Summer School Webinar Series
06-28-2012 Plans begins for NAID-ANZ conference next fall
  Media responds to NAID-ANZ consumer study
  NAID awards first certification in Spain
  Data protection in the news
06-05-2012 NAID-Australasia is now NAID-ANZ
  Australian Information Security Association announces conference date
  NAID CEO writes about vendor qualifications in ARMA newsletter
05-14-2012 NAIDnews releases spring edition online
04-30-2012 NAID-Australasia coordinates research release with privacy week
  NAID sales gimmicks on YouTube get laughs
  NAID members elect Board of Directors
  NAID adds record number of new members in first quarter
02-29-2012 NAID-Australasia Committee considers August industry event
  Free NAID Certification webinar series continues
  Data breaches and privacy laws make news
02-09-2012 NAIDnews attracts more readers with online edition
01-30-2012 NAID-Australasia will release consumer research next month
  NAID 2012 international conference on course to break all records
  NAID-Europe to present report summarizing five research projects
  NAID Certification key to association’s regional success
  Kristina Carlberg joins NAID as director of communications
07-11-2011 Australian Consumer Study Set for August – Results Released in Conjunction with IAPP-ANZ Conference
  Success of NAID Training Video to Spread to Australia and New Zealand
  Join NAID’s New LinkedIn and Facebook Network for Faster and More News and Discussions
  NAID CEO Publishes Article on the Strength of NAID Certification
04-06-2011 First Consumer Attitudes Study on Data Disposal Issues Underway in Australia
  Australasia Establishes Representation on NAID-Global Board of Directors
  New Chinese Credit Card Regulations Aim to Protect Consumer Personal Data
  Privacy Week Events in May Sporadically Celebrated Across Region
02-01-2011 NAID-Australasia Seeking New Committee Members and Renewed Committee Commitments
  NAID-Australasia Invited to Participate in Phase Two of New Privacy Principles by Information Commissioner
  New OAIC Website Replaces Old Privacy Commissioner’s Website
  New NAID Website Puts Forth Global Face of NAID
  NAID-Australasia Committee to Consider a Range of Promotions and Initiatives in 2011
11-29-2010 NAID-Australasia to Take NAID Global Board Seat Next Quarter
  Australian Office of Information Commissioner Opens for Business
  25% Discount for 2011 NAID International Conference in USA
  Nationally Reported NAID-Canada Dumpster Study to Serve as Model for Other Regions
08-30-2010 First Regional Conference Holds Lessons and Promise
  New Chair for NAID Australasia
  NAID-Australasia to Welcome New Privacy Commissioner
  Comments on Proposed Australian Privacy Principles Posted
07-20-2010 NAID-Australasia to Submit Comment on Draft Australian Privacy Principles
05-27-2010 Anthony Tanti to Assume Chair of NAID-Australasia Committee
  Privacy Tool Released by Australian Privacy Commissioner’s Office
04-28-2010 New Zealand Law Commission Issues Review of Privacy Act
  Australian E-Health System Delay Anticipated
03-30-2010 McMillian Appointed Australia’s Information Commissioner Designate
  NAID International Board Election Results
  US NAID Conference Heralded as Best Yet
  Follow NAID on Facebook and Twitter
02-23-2010 Contact NAID Headquarters via Skype
01-19-2010 NAID-Australasia Opens Regional Headquarters
  NAID-Australasia Permitted to Submit Comment on New Zealand Guideline
  NAID-Australasia Preparing for Government Response to Review of Austrian Commission Recommendations
  Data Protection Law Comes to China