IPEN 2020 Contact Tracing Apps Webinar

On 21 October, the EDPS will host an IPEN Webinar on: 'Contact Tracing Apps as a large scale exercise in privacy engineering'.

The event will be free, no registration needed.

European Cybersecurity Month 2020

Every October at the EDPS, and all across Europe, we celebrate the European Cybersecurity Month and this year is no exception. 

Global Privacy Assembly Week

'Ethics and Data Protection in Artificial Intelligence - 2 years after the Brussels Declaration', EDPS Webinar organised in the context of the 2020 GPA Closed Session.

Online Workshop: Data Protection within International Organisations 2020

The EDPS hosts an online edition of the Data Protection Workshop within International Organisations, on 8 & 9 October. This year's topic is  Data protection in international organisations in times of crisis.

Newsletter n°82

Our September Newsletter is online, check out our latest news!   

Joint Parliamentary Scrutiny Group on Europol (JPSG)

Read Speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski delivered at the 7th meeting of the Joint Parliamentary Scrutiny Group on Europol (JPSG), European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium.

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

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. 

Read Press Release and Read Orientations

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.

Read Blogpost and Watch Video

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.