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Summary

Timed with six months left before the GDPR enters into force in May 2018, Brussels' premier annual data privacy gathering, now in its 8th year, will discuss the challenges and opportunities that have arisen during the implementation period of the regulation, as well as to explore more broadly the future of data protection and privacy in Europe post 2018, in the context of technological innovation and global political developments. 

Speakers include

Vera Jourova

Vera Jourova

Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality

European Commission

Urmas Reinsalu

Urmas Reinsalu

Minister of Justice

Republic of Estonia

Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin

Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin

Chairwoman

CNIL and Article 29 Working Party **

Andrea Jelinek

Andrea Jelinek

Director

Austrian Data Protection Authority

Marc Joye

Marc Joye

Fellow & Security Technologist

NXP Semi-Conductor

Bruno Gencarelli

Bruno Gencarelli

Head of Unit International data flows and protection DG Justice

European Commission

Rosa Barcelo

Rosa Barcelo

Deputy head of Unit (DG CNECT Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy Unit

European Commission

Fanny Hidvegi

Fanny Hidvegi

European Policy Manager

Access Now

Thomas Boué

Thomas Boué

Director General, Policy — EMEA

BSA l The Software Alliance

Jeremy Rollison

Jeremy Rollison

Director of EU Government Affairs

Microsoft

Caroline Goemans-Dorny

Caroline Goemans-Dorny

Data Protection Officer

Interpol

Ilias  Chantzos

Ilias Chantzos

Senior Director, Government Affairs EMEA & APJ

Symantec

Birgit Sippel

Birgit Sippel

MEP & Coordinator of the S&D Group in the LIBE-Committee

European Parliament

Rita Balogh

Rita Balogh

Public Policy and Government Relations

Google

Boris Wojtan

Boris Wojtan

Director of Privacy

GSMA

**via video presentation

 

More information

 

Topics to be discussed at the event include:

 

  • Data Protection and Privacy: What’s next?
  • Protecting Privacy: Facilitating international trade
  • Protecting Privacy: Facilitating law enforcement cooperation
  • Implementation and compliance with the GDPR in a digitally transformed society -  Beyond 2018
  • Data-Protection in the Smart City ecosystem
  • The ePrivacy Regulation: An appropriate regulation for an innovative digital ecosystem?
  • Data Protection and Privacy: A fundamental right for users, a myriad of opportunities for developers

 

Who will I meet?

 

 

For more details about speaking and sponsorship opportunities at this event please contact Anne-Lise Simon anne-lise.simon@forum-europe.com / +44 (0) 2920 783 023

 

Logistics

When

Thursday 30 November, 2017
09.00 to 17.30

CET

 

Where

Steigenberger Wiltchers Hotel

Avenue Louise 71, Ixelles, 1050 Brussels

Tel: 32 2 542 42 42

info@steigenberger.com

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Downloads

Sponsorship Brochure

 

 

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