If HR1313 bill passes, employers could offer massive financial advantages to their workers – as soon as they agree to genetic screenings. Data protection experts are understandably worried. […]
Are you GDPR-ready?
The GDPR countdown has started. In May 2018 the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply. So from EDPD in May 2017, businesses, organizations and authorities will only have a one-year period left to adopt the GDPR.
What about global data transfers? Will Privacy Shield enable global data flows and create legal certainty? What will be the future role of the data protection officers (DPOs) and data protection authorities (DPAs)?
The EDPD Conference will provide you with all the important news and updates for your international data protection business at a high level.
Meet 200 data protection officers from
more than 20 countries -
From Brazil to Russia, from USA to Malaysia
News and Updates for the European Data Protection Days
“Hong Kong can serve as the bridge for data transfers between mainland China and the European countries”
Interview with Prof. Stephen Kai-yi WONG, Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Hong Kong […]
GDPR is not an EU-only topic as it effects international companies outside Europe as well as soon as there is any business relationship with a EU-based company. We interviewed Héla Ben Miled, Judge at the Tunisian Administrative Court of Justice and member of the UN Data Privacy Advisory Group, about data protection in Tunisia.
What effects do fake news have on elections? Could cyber attacks be a danger for democracy? We interviewed Dr Ben Scott, former advisor to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and member of the Management Board, Stiftung Neue Verantwortung.
Brexit & Privacy Shield as obstacles for GDPR – Interview with Helen Dixon, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner
While the big international tech companies based in Ireland are well prepared for GDPR, Helen Dixon sees the biggest challenge to spread the word to companies and sectors of smaller sizes. In this interview, the Data Protection Commissioner of Ireland also talks about Brexit & Privacy Shield as obstacles for GDPR.
After Federal Court of Justice ruling – Should Edward Snowden be subpoenaed by German NSA board of inquiry?
After breaking news from the German Federal Court of Justice concerning Edward Snowden and the NSA board of inquiry we want to know from you: Should Snowden be subpoenaed as a witness?