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On 18 May 2017, the EDPS is hosting a workshop on Data Driven Life (digital ethics) in Brussels. 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.

21 April 2017

International Scientific Conference Legal Innovation, Speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Law Faculty, University of Wroclaw, Poland

25 April 2017

Giovanni Buttarelli meeting with the Rapporteur and Shadow Rapporteurs on the proposal for ePrivacy regulation, European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium

25 April 2017

High-level expert group on information systems and interoperability, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli, Brussels, Belgium

27-28 April 2017

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

4 May 2017

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