Two new events for your diary, starting with an ediscovery webcast tomorrow followed by a make-a-note-of-the-date memo for the next Tikit Word Day…

• Epiq Systems –  Tuesday 30 July – free, one-hour webcast Global Data Protection: Part 1 – The US, UK and Europe. The webcast, part of a series on global data privacy, will be led by three leading international eDiscovery and data privacy experts: Hazel Grant, Partner at Bristows LLP, David S. Panzer, Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig LLP and Daniel Charboneau, Information Security Lead at Epiq Systems. The webcast begins at 4 p.m. GMT on July 30, 2013. To register for the webcast visit www.epiqsystems.com/events/

• 10th Tikit Word Excellence Day – Tuesday 15 October, supported by the UK Document Excellence Group. This year the BT Centre Auditorium at 81 Newgate Street, near St Paul’s, followed by a drinks reception afterwards at Madison, a rooftop bar overlooking St Paul’s. Full agenda and invitation in September but will Office 2013 and a Vendor Shootout looking at metadata. www.tikit.com