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2018

Civil society organisations as natural allies of the data protection authorities
15/05/2018

Blogpost by Wojciech Wiewiórowski.

Public consultation on Digital ethics in now open!
15/05/2018

Take part in it and make your voice heard!

EU Open Day 2018
03/05/2018

Visit the EDPS stand at the annual EU Open Day, taking place on Saturday 5 May 2018! The EDPS stand will be located on the ground floor of the European Commission's Berlaymont building. You'll be able to take part in fun and interactive activities, get answers to your questions about data protection and privacy and take away EDPS goodies and information. We look forward to seeing you!

More information here.

 

EDPS-IPEN mHealth contest
30/04/2018

The EDPS-IPEN Privacy by Design contest is open for submissions!

'Accept and continue': billions are clocking into digital sweat factories without realising it
30/04/2018

Read the blogpost!

EDPS Newsletter 60
26/04/2018

The latest edition of the EDPS Newsletter is online now!

Interoperability
16/04/2018

EDPS Opinion on the Proposals for two Regulations establishing a framework for interoperability between EU large-scale information systems. Read the press release and the opinion.

“Sorry is not enough”: WP29 establishes a Social Media Working Group
11/04/2018

Press release from the Article 29 Working Party.

EDPS/IPEN mHealth prize project
28/03/2018

EDPS-IPEN Privacy by Design contest to be launched in April!

More information here.

EDPS Newsletter 59
27/03/2018

The latest edition of the EDPS Newsletter is online now!

The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield two years on
26/03/2018

Read the latest blogpost by Giovanni Buttarelli.

Guidelines on IT Government and IT Management
23/03/2018

The Guidelines describe the data protection aspects related to the processing of personal data. Read the press release.

Online manipulation and personal data
21/03/2018

EDPS advocates an extension of the scope of protection afforded to individuals' interests in the digital society. Read the press release and the opinion.

Annual Report 2017
20/03/2018

The 2017 EDPS Annual Report presents an overview of all EDPS activities in 2017 and priorities for 2018, as well as analysing the progress made in achieving the aims set out in the EDPS Strategy. With 2018 set to be a landmark year for data protection, the EDPS remains committed to ensuring that the EU remains at the forefront of the global dialogue on data protection and privacy and continues to lead by example. Read the press release.

privacyconference2018.org - ICDPPC 2018 website
19/03/2018

Watch the video!

The website of the ICDPPC2018 is now live at www.privacyconference2018.org - Discover its features and stay tuned for updates on the programme of the conference.

Cloud computing
16/03/2018

EDPS issues Guidelines on the use of Cloud Computing services by the European institutions & bodies. Read the Guidelines and press release.

EDPS Newsletter 58
27/02/2018

The latest edition of the EDPS Newsletter is online now!

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Accountability in practice
31/01/2018

A new Regulation governing data processing by the EU institutions, bodies and agencies will soon replace the current Regulation 45/2001. To raise awareness on the current and new data protection rules the EDPS organised a series of workshops in Luxembourg this week.

Video of training is available here http://c.connectedviews.com/01/SitePlayer/eca?session=12879

Read blogpost by Wojciech Wiewiórowski.

EDPS Newsletter 57
26/01/2018

Ten things you might have missed in 2017: The latest edition of the EDPS Newsletter is online now!

EAG Report 2018
25/01/2018

The report by the EDPS' Ethics Advisory Group will help advance the debate on digital ethics that the EDPS will continue, focusing on how we can make technology work in the interests of human dignity, culminating at the 40th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners which the EDPS will co-host in October 2018.

Time running out to ensure effective data protection in the EU institutions
22/01/2018

Through the GDPR, the EU has lead the way in safeguarding fundamental rights in the digital age.

Read latest blogpost by Giovanni Buttarelli.