The Supervisor participates in a wide range of conferences and meetings. He is also invited to contribute editorials to newspapers, magazines and journals. You can find his speeches and articles, as well as our speaking engagements policy, in this section.
To celebrate Data Protection Day (28 January), the Council of Europe (CoE), CPDP and the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), are co-organising a one-day event full of keynote speeches and panel discussions on how to safeguard individuals’ rights to privacy and data protection.
On the 8th of November 2023, the European Data Protection Supervisor organises a seminar on “the essence of the fundamental rights to privacy and data protection” at the European Parliament in Brussels. This seminar aims to provide an opportunity for meaningful exchange amongst stakeholders and to present a dedicated study.
The EDPS and INTERPOL co-host the 2023 edition of the International Organisations Workshop on data Protection. The event takes place on 24 and 25 October in Lyon at the INTERPOL General Secretariat.
On 23 October from 13:00 to 15:00 CET, in the European Parliament in Brussels and online, the EDPS organises a seminar dedicated to the ongoing legislative works on the European Commission’s Regulation Proposal on Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM). This Seminar aims at giving a voice to all involved stakeholders, to discuss the various risks associated with this proposal and misconceptions around its potential effectiveness.
The European Data Protection Supervisor and European Data Protection Board trainees organise a hybrid conference on “the impact of Artificial Intelligence on data protection: ensuring privacy in the era of innovation” on the 7 July 2023, from 12:00 to 14:00, at the European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium and online. Please check the event page for more information.