The EU needs a smarter approach to information sharing in order to address challenges relating to security and border management. Interoperability, the process of enabling large-scale EU databases to communicate and exchange information, might prove a useful tool, but it is also likely to have profound legal and societal consequences, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) said today, as he published his
Two months before the new data protection rules set out in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) become applicable, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) has published two new sets of Guidelines. The Guidelines provide advice to the EU institutions on how to adapt to this new chapter in EU data protection, which is notable for the emphasis it places on the principle of accountability.
The ever-increasing pervasiveness of big data analytics and artificial intelligence in our daily lives has a varied impact on civic engagement in decision-making and on the barriers to public involvement in democratic processes, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) says today as he publishes his Opinion.
2018 will be a landmark year for data protection. As co-host of the 2018 International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC) and a key player in the reform and implementation of the new EU data protection framework, the EDPS will remain at the forefront of the global dialogue on data protection and privacy in the digital age, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) said today, as he presented his 2017 Annual Report to the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE).
Europe and privacy. Organisational business models in between rules and market, Speech by Giovanni Buttarelli, Milan, Italy
17 May 2018
Global State of Data Protection, Participation of Wojciech Wiewiórowski in the rountable, RightsCon 2018, Toronto, Canada
18 May 2018
Implementation of the GDPR in Poland - state of play and future challenges, Speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski on the Role of Data Protection Officer in a public sector, Practices of the EU institutions, Wrocław, Poland (via video)
18 May 2018
Civil society and Data Protection Authorities meeting on the future of the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commisioners, Participation of Wojciech Wiewiórowski, RightsCon 2018, Toronto, Canada
25 May 2018
1st EDPB Plenary meeting, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium
23 May 2018
Interact Milan Congress on the EU digital advertising and data, Speech by Giovanni Buttarelli via video conference, Milan, Italy
24 May 2018
Preparatory meeting of the 1st EDPB Plenary, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium