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14/09/2017

The EDPS participated in the Hate Speech and Security Summit in Rome. The Summit was organised by the Italian Presidency of the G7 and was also attended by seven Bar Associations.
The initiative was aimed at developing a common strategy and reinforcing the importance of protecting human dignity and the right to privacy in the era of hate speech and fake news.
In his intervention, Giovanni Buttarelli stressed the importance of political will, a common framework and the wise use of new technologies.

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20/09/2017

The EU data protection framework is about to change , read blogpost by Giovanni Buttarelli.

14/07/2017

How do millennials relate to digital life and privacy? Read blogpost by Giovanni Buttarelli

11/07/2017

Meeting on convergence and cooperation between EU and Japan on data protection.

10/07/2017

In March this year, my respected colleague Ventislav Karadjov, Chairman of CPDP and I announced that we will jointly be hosting the 40th ICDPPC.

25 September 2017

"Thinking local, acting global, exploring common values that underpin privacy", side event organised by the EDPS, the UN Special Rapporteur on Privacy and Digital Asia Hub, opening remarks by Giovanni Buttarelli, at the 39th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC), Hong Kong, China
Agenda

25 September 2017

"The Surveillance Triangle: Authorities, Data subjects and Means", Closing remarks by Giovanni Buttarelli (via video link), Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands

25-29 September 2017

39th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC): ‘Connecting West with East in protecting and respecting data privacy’, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Hong Kong, China

29 September 2017

'Ethics by Design in AI', Speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski in panel at 39th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC), Hong Kong, China

29 September 2017

Closing ceremony, Speech by Giovanni Buttarelli at 39th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC), Hong Kong, China