EDPS Supervisory Opinion on the implementation of the EDPS recommendations on the MEP biometric attendance register (included in the EDPS Opinion of 29 March 2021).
EDPS Formal comments on the draft Commission Implementing Decision on the technical specifications for the quality, resolution and use of fingerprints and of the facial image for biometric verification and identification in the Visa Information System (VIS) and repealing Commission Decision 2006/648/EC and Commission Decision 2009/756/EC
In our November newsletter, find out about our upcoming data protection conference in 2022; read up on our participation in the 43rd Global Privacy Assembly and other events relating to data protection; catch up on our latest Formal Comments and recent publications.
7th EDEN Event on Data Protection in Law event, "Human After All: Data Protection in Policing”, speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Rome, Italy
On April 21st 2021, the European Commission presented its Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down harmonised roles on Artificial Intelligence (AI). In the Joint Opinion 5/2021 of the EDPB and the EDPS it is stressed that the Proposal has important data protection and privacy implications. With a focus on biometric surveillance, the EDPS and EDPB trainees explore possible implications stemming from the Commission's Proposal and invite you to participate in an engaging discussion.