Newsletter #102

Data Protection Conferences, Podcasts, latest Opinions, Artificial Intelligence, Data, Privacy ... it's all in our latest newsletter edition, available to read now.

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Explainable Artificial Intelligence needs Human Intelligence

What is XAI? How does it work in practice? What are its benefits, risks, impact on data protection? Read Blogpost by EDPS Director


Keynote Speech - Annual Privacy Forum 2023

EDPS Wojciech Wiewiórowski attended ENISA's Annual Privacy Forum where he delivered a keynote speech on Artificial Intelligence and Data Protection. Read Speech.


5 years of GDPR: Still a benchmark in the EU digital landscape?

The EDPS and the German BfDI, and the Bavarian BayLDA organise the high-level event: “5th Anniversary of the GDPR: Still a benchmark in the EU digital landscape?

Watch the video recording of the full event.

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Europe Day 2023

It’s time to celebrate Europe Day! 

We have planned to participate in not one, but two Open Days for you to learn more about the EDPS and data protection:  

  • on 6th May, from 10 am to 6pm, in Brussels, in the Berlaymont building of the European Commission, and  
  • on 13th May, from 10 am to 6pm, in Strasbourg, in the European Parliament.  

Discover more information on what to expect:


International Agreements to fight crime require strong data protection safeguards

The EDPS has issued five Opinions on the European Commission’s Recommendations to open negotiations for International Agreements on the exchange of personal data between Europol and the competent authorities of five Latin American countries.

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Road Safety Package

Road Safety Package: EDPS highlights that personal data should be processed according to EU data protection law.

Read press release

Read Opinions

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Newsletter #101

Looking for something to do in May? Why not come to EU Open Day to find out more about what we do to shape a safer digital future! Look back on our key achievements of the year 2022; discover or read up on Central Bank Digital Currency; listen to our new podcast; and more! Read Newsletter 101.

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Annual Report 2022: tackling the challenges of tomorrow

The Annual Report 2022 gives an insight into the EDPS’ activities to create a tomorrow that can effectively tackle the challenges of today.

You can consult the EDPS Full Annual Report 2022, and its Executive Summary, to find out more about our supervisory actions, policy and legislative advice, and technology monitoring activities.

Read Press Release

Read Annual Report

Read Annual Report - Executive Summary

Read Speech delivered by Wojciech Wiewiórowski at the LIBE Committee, European Parliament

Watch video

Watch Press Conference

Listen to the Podcast