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Summary

The Annual European Data Protection and Privacy Conference will return to Brussels in Spring 2019. Gathering over 200 cross-sector delegates and attracting an impressive line-up of top-level speakers every year, this event has become the must-attend annual data protection and privacy conference held in Brussels.

 

2018 was a pivotal year for data protection and privacy in both the EU and globally. The 9th European Data Protection and Privacy Conference will explore how the power of data can truly be harnessed through trust and responsible use, in order to deliver economic growth and societal benefits. It will also debate how an international system based on shared principles and ethics might be developed – all in the context of increasing technological innovation, on-going regulatory discussions in the EU around digital evidence and ePrivacy, and other global political developments that either distract from or give focus to such developments.

Speakers include

Vĕra Jourová

Vĕra Jourová

Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality

European Commission

Mariya Gabriel

Mariya Gabriel

Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society

European Commission

Andrea Jelinek

Andrea Jelinek

Chair

European Data Protection Board

Alexandra Jour-Schroeder

Alexandra Jour-Schroeder

Acting Deputy Director-General, DG Justice

European Commission

Ursula Pachl

Ursula Pachl

Deputy Director General

BEUC

 More information

 

Sessions at the event will discuss:

  • Global Data Privacy – Where next for Data Privacy Worldwide?
  • Public interest, consumer empowerment and responsibility in a data-driven society
  • Fighting 'Fake News': Safeguarding our democracies from personal data misuse
  • Digital Evidence: Facilitating law enforcement, protecting privacy
  • e-Privacy - Supporting a level playing field for all market players in the digital ecosystem?

 

Interested in becoming involved?

 

                 

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

Logistics

When

Wednesday 20 March, 2019
09.00 to 17.00

CET

 

Where

Thon Hotel EU

Rue de la Loi 75
1040 Bruxelles
Belgium

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Downloads

Sponsorship brochure

 

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