The GDPR is coming, it will take effect from 25 May 2018 and hotels need to create a plan to be ready for it. Net Affinity have been following the news around the new GDPR regulations closely and have put together the most important pieces of ‘need-to-know’ information to help get an understanding of it.

The repercussions for not following these strict EU data protection laws are severe, and could cripple most SME’s and do serious damage to the bigger hotels and chains. Therefore, there must be measures taken and systems implemented in advance, in order to be in compliance by the time May 2018 comes around.

Start your hotel’s GDPR preparation now, and get your data in order. This Slideshare gives an outline of the key basis of GDPR, what it’s for, who needs to be acting, the challenges and possible solutions to overcome them. Over the following months and as we learn more, we’ll be covering more consumer data topics on our blog to help you along the way to getting GDPR ready.