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On 18 May 2017, the EDPS is hosting a workshop on Data Driven Life in Brussels (see the agenda). This is the second workshop in the series organised by the EDPS advancing the global debate on the ethical dimension of the digital revolution.

Read more - blogpost by Giovanni Buttarelli.

The event will be webstreamed. To register, please send us an email.


EDPS calls for strong and smart new rules to protect confidentiality of communications.


As from May, the EDPS takes over responsibility from the JSB for the data protection supervision of Europol.


The EDPS has published a necessity toolkit.


The EDPS and FRA sign a Memorandum of Understanding to increase cooperation in the field of data protection.

27-28 April 2017

Spring Conference of Data Protection Authorities 2017, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Limassol, Cyprus

2 May 2017

Giovanni Buttarelli meeting with Vĕra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Brussels, Belgium

3 May 2017

Working Group on Telecommunications and Information Society, Council, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli, Brussels, Belgium

4 May 2017

Giovanni Buttarelli presents the EDPS Annual Report 2016 to the LIBE Committee, European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium

5 May 2017

Wojciech Wiewiórowski meeting with Neil Munroe, President of ACCIS, and Serena Holm, member of the ACCIS Public Affairs Working Group, Brussels, Belgium