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30/06/2020

Shaping a Safer Digital Future: a new Strategy for a new decade - EDPS Strategy 2020-2024

The EDPS presents its 2020-2024 Strategy 'Shaping a Safer Digital Future: a new Strategy for a new decade' to the public. In a connected world, where data flows across borders, solidarity within Europe, and internationally, will help to strengthen the right to data protection and make data work for people across the EU and beyond. The Strategy focuses on three pillars: foresight, action and solidarity to address digital challenges for a safer, fairer and more sustainable future.

07/09/2020

Artificial Intelligence, data and our values – on the path to the EU’s digital future

Read the European Data Protection Supervisor's blogpost on Artificial Intelligence and the European strategy for data.

01/09/2020

Body temperature checks by EU institutions: Careful assessment and data protection safeguards are necessary

The EDPS has issued orientations on body temperature checks by EU institutions in the fight against COVID-19. 

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20/08/2020

Giovanni in our memories

On the anniversary of Giovanni Buttarelli's death, we remember him with the publication of five short memories written by his colleagues at the EDPS.

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07/08/2020

TechDispatch #2/2020: Quantum Computing and Cryptography

Quantum computers can be highly beneficial to scientific developments due to the new, speedy way of performing computing. Once available, they however could break currently used cryptography and undermine the protection of (personal) data.

21 September 2020

Wojciech Wiewiórowski meeting with EDRi (via videolink), Brussels, Belgium

22 September 2020

'Privacy and Data Protection and Digital Sovereignty', Participation by Wojciech Wiewiórowski in event organised by The Mentor Group (via videolink), Brussels, Belgium

22 September 2020

Wojciech Wiewiórowski meeting with Laura Codruţa Kövesi, European Chief Prosecutor (EPPO) (via videolink), Brussels, Belgium

22 September 2020

Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, Participation by Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium

23 September 2020

EDPS Data Protection Talk with Professor Herwig C. H. Hofmann, Professor of European and Transnational Public Law and Head of the Department of Law at the University of Luxembourg (via videolink), Brussels, Belgium