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).
Wojciech Wiewiórowski meeting with Mark Chandler, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer at Cisco, Brussels, Belgium
28 juin 2018
Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski meeting with Graham Greenleaf,Professor of Law and Information Systems at UNSW Australia, Brussels, Belgium
29 juin 2018
"Who cares about children's data?", Speech by Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski at EDPS trainee's conference, Brussels, Belgium
4-5 juillet 2018
2nd Plenary Session of the EDPB, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium
10 juillet 2018
Ukrainian Energy Day, Dinner co-oranised by Polish MEPs, Participation of Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium
12 juillet 2018
Accountability in practice: ensuring a dialogue between Data Protection Officers and IT experts, Panel moderated by Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Data Protection within International Organisations, Workshop organised by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the European Data Protection Supervisor, Copenhagen, Denmark
12 juillet 2018
Data Protection within International Organisations, Workshop organised by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the European Data Protection Supervisor, Introductory speech by Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Copenhagen, Denmark
18 juillet 2018
Interinstitutional round table on senior management selection, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli and Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Brussels, Belgium