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Newsletters

The EDPS issues roughly ten newsletters every year. Running through the main developments in the EDPS activities, the newsletter gives a snapshot of recently adopted opinions and other documents (legislative opinions, comments, prior check opinions, etc.). It also lists newly appointed Data Protection Officers, presents recent speeches from the EDPS and the Assistant EDPS, as well as events in the field of data protection.

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Newsletters archives

Wednesday, 25 March, 2020
25
Mar
2020

Newsletter (N°
78
)

In the March 2020 edition of the Newsletter we cover the EDPS Annual Report, EDPS traning sessions and Artificial Intelligence, among other topics.
Tuesday, 25 February, 2020
25
Feb
2020

Newsletter (N°
77
)

In the February 2020 edition of the EDPS newlsetter we cover the EDPS Proportionality Guidelines, the EDPS preliminary Opinion on scientific research and our recent contributions to the debate on Artificial Intelligence, among other topics.
Friday, 17 January, 2020
17
Jan
2020

Newsletter (N°
76
)

2019 was a year of great change at the EDPS. It marked the last year of an incredibly successful and productive mandate, which saw public awareness of the issues surrounding data protection and privacy increase tenfold. At the beginning of what is not only a new year, but a new mandate for the EDPS, January 2020’s Newsletter provides you with a retrospective look over the past twelve months, as well as an overview of some important EDPS events taking place this month. Read on for ten things you might have missed from 2019:
Tuesday, 17 December, 2019
17
Dec
2019

Newsletter (N°
75
)

In the last edition of the EDPS Newsletter for 2019, we report on the appointment of Wojciech Wiewiórowski as the new European Data Protection Supervisor, take a moment to reflect on the previous five-year EDPS mandate and cover the EDPS investigation into the European Paliament's election activities, among many other activities.
Tuesday, 26 November, 2019
26
Nov
2019

Newsletter (N°
74
)

In this edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the side event organised by the EDPS at the 2019 ICDPPC, the latest on the EU-Japan PNR agreement and facial recognition technology, among many other topics.
Monday, 28 October, 2019
28
Oct
2019

Newsletter (N°
73
)

In this edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the EDPS investigation into IT contracts, the Berlin Group meeting in Brussels and the second edition of our TechDispatch, among many other topics.
Friday, 4 October, 2019
4
Oct
2019

Newsletter (N°
72
)

In this edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs), the first EDPS-EDPB Joint Opinion and the new EDPS website inspection software, among many other topics.
Thursday, 27 June, 2019
27
Jun
2019

Newsletter (N°
71
)

In the June 2019 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we review the results of the EDPS inspection of EU institution websites, look at the successful events held with International Organisations and IPEN and take a closer look at risk in personal data processing.
Monday, 27 May, 2019
27
May
2019

Newsletter (N°
70
)

In the May 2019 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover data protection in the European Parliament elections, discuss the latest EDPS-DPO meeting in Frankfurt and ask for your views on the EDPS Newsletter in our Newsletter survey.
Monday, 29 April, 2019
29
Apr
2019

Newsletter (N°
69
)

In the April 2019 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we look at the investigation into contractual agreements involving software in the EU institutions, examine newly released Opinions on cybercrime cooperation and electronic evidence and announce the next recording of our #DebatingEthics Conversations podcast.
Thursday, 28 March, 2019
28
Mar
2019

Newsletter (N°
68
)

In the March 2019 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the launch of our 2018 Annual Report, share the first episode of our #DebatingEthics Conversations podcast, and discuss the balance between security and fundamental rights when it comes to addressing terrorist content online.
Monday, 25 February, 2019
25
Feb
2019

Newsletter (N°
67
)

In the February 2019 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the upcoming European elections, privacy-friendly workplaces, and the circumstances under which EU institutions are permitted to restrict an individual's data protection rights.
Wednesday, 23 January, 2019
23
Jan
2019

Newsletter (N°
66
)

It’s been a busy year at the EDPS. With the entry into force of the GDPR in May, the international conference in October and the introduction of Regulation 2018/1725 in December, you would be forgiven for overlooking some of this year’s less high profile activity. With this in mind, January 2019’s Newsletter provides you with a retrospective look over the past twelve months. Here are ten things you might have missed:
Friday, 14 December, 2018
14
Dec
2018

Newsletter (N°
65
)

In the December 2018 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the introduction of the new Regulation 2018/1725, what we can learn from machine learning, and look back on the 40th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners.
Friday, 19 October, 2018
19
Oct
2018

Newsletter (N°
64
)

In the October 2018 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the latest developments relating to the upcoming GDPR for EUI , the security of identity cards and copyright in the Digital Single Market.
Thursday, 27 September, 2018
27
Sep
2018

Newsletter (N°
63
)

With the 2018 International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, hosted by the EDPS and the Bulgarian Data Protection Commission, now only a few short weeks away, the September edition of the EDPS Newsletter covers all you need to know before you arrive in Brussels this October. If you have not yet registered for the conference, there is still time to do so ! Read on to find out more.
Wednesday, 27 June, 2018
27
Jun
2018

Newsletter (N°
62
)

In the June 2018 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the latest developments relating to the 2018 International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC), the 43rd DPO-EDPS meeting and the 2018 EDPS-IPEN Workshop.
Wednesday, 30 May, 2018
30
May
2018

Newsletter (N°
61
)

In the May 2018 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the new data protection rules for the EU institutions, the annual EDPS Civil Society Summit and our Opinion on Privacy by Design.
Monday, 23 April, 2018
23
Apr
2018

Newsletter (N°
60
)

In the April 2018 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover the EDPS Opinion on interoperability, data protection in conference organisation social media monitoring and the EDPS-IPEN Privacy by Design contest .
Monday, 26 March, 2018
26
Mar
2018

Newsletter (N°
59
)

In the March 2018 edition of the EDPS Newsletter we cover EDPS preparations for the revised Regulation for EU institutions, the 2017 EDPS Annual Report, the future of passenger name record (PNR) data and blockchain. You can also check out the 2018 International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC) website, which is now live !

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