On 28 January each year, member states of the Council of Europe and EU institutions celebrate Data Protection Day. It marks the anniversary of the Council of Europe’s data protection convention, known as “Convention 108”. It was the first binding international law concerning individuals’ rights to the protection of their personal data.
Have a listen to Episode 2 of the Newsletter Digest! This new podcast series aims to bring you closer to some of the work we do to shape a safer digital future, in just under 10 minutes. Our main topics of this month include: personal data breaches, consultations and complaints, and more.
"I strongly believe that we, as Europeans, must renew our commitment to this endless march that is the European Union process, in which we all advance together towards more democracy, more prosperity and more respect for fundamental rights" - Read blogpost, written by EDPS Director, to mark Data Protection Day.
Plenary Session of the EDPB, Participation of Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium
Wojciech Wiewiórowski meeting with Mrs Agnieszka Walter-Drop, Director General DG LINC at the European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
7th ENISA-ESOs Cybersecurity Standardisation Conference, Wojciech Wiewiórowski in panel Where are we heading with digital identities?, Brussels, Belgium
Digital Rights and IT Law, Lecture of Wojciech Wiewiórowski at the London School of Economics, London, UK
War crimes course organised by the Polish Naval Academy, Lecture by Wojciech Wiewiórowski (via a video link), Gdańsk, Poland