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trade All welcome to our Brussels Privacy Hub workshop on
All welcome to our Brussels Privacy Hub workshop on "Big Data and Cybersecurity in Chin...
digital Have you heard the fantastic news? @W_Wiewiorowski, @EU_EDPS - European Data Protection Supervisor, will be spea… https://t.co/9NpLiRzXGI
Have you heard the fantastic news? @W_Wiewiorowski, @EU_EDPS - European Data Protect...
digital La jornada del día 16 del #GDPRNuevaEra estará moderada por Erica Rios Forcada, Product Manager de @global_suite en… https://t.co/dawucek67m
La jornada del día 16 del #GDPRNuevaEra estará moderada por Erica Rios Forcada, Produ...
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"We can’t ask people to give up values like democracy, privacy, or fairness, in the n...
internal-market We can’t ask people to give up values like democracy, privacy, or fairness, in the name of innovation. The innovati… https://t.co/SR1bvfWI77
We can’t ask people to give up values like democracy, privacy, or fairness, in the na...
trade Looking forward to tomorrow: @privacyhub_bru Brussels - Meet the Author Series: Transatlantic Jurisdictional Confli… https://t.co/FRMHTXuFtp
Looking forward to tomorrow: @privacyhub_bru Brussels - Meet the Author Series: Transat...
science Protecting people and sites from malicious drones
Protecting people and sites from malicious drones
digital #EDPS @Buttarelli_G
#EDPS @Buttarelli_G "#GDPR standard su scala planetaria: 128 Paesi nel mondo si sono eq...
home-affairs Only 30 mins in of the #WebSummit and #GDPR and making sure the web is #noplaceforhate has taken the centre stage.… https://t.co/wIuR00OfS9
Only 30 mins in of the #WebSummit and #GDPR and making sure the web is #noplaceforhate ...
home-affairs This week we’re at the #WebSummit talking #GDPR. If you’re in Lisbon join us at the @EUatWebSummit stand in Pavilli… https://t.co/MOPt2Ul2W9
This week we’re at the #WebSummit talking #GDPR. If you’re in Lisbon join us at the...
trade Wednesday 7 Nov, @privacyhub_bru Brussels - Meet the Author Series: Transatlantic Jurisdictional Conflicts in Data… https://t.co/UvvWV0grUd
Wednesday 7 Nov, @privacyhub_bru Brussels - Meet the Author Series: Transatlantic Juris...
other DOSSIER: DATA PROTECTION - EU citizens have the right to protection of their personal data https://t.co/D7ZJHxzh6a… https://t.co/cUBzBkeDNm
DOSSIER: DATA PROTECTION - EU citizens have the right to protection of their personal d...
digital What would using #data for human benefit look like in Europe? @W_Wiewiorowski on #GDPR, #ePrivacy,… https://t.co/tjlQz5cDs9
What would using #data for human benefit look like in Europe? @W_Wiewiorowski on #GDPR,...
trade Interested in privacy, data protection and youth? Don’t miss the European Handbook for Teaching Privacy and Data Pr… https://t.co/z1yJritAfV
Interested in privacy, data protection and youth? Don’t miss the European Handbook fo...
home-affairs @WebSummit @EU_Commission Workshop 2: Wednesday 7 Nov 15h00 - Privacy in a Globalised World: the Benefits of Convergence
@WebSummit @EU_Commission Workshop 2: Wednesday 7 Nov 15h00 - Privacy in a Globalised W...
digital #Dataprotection – including new #ePrivacy rules - has key role in combating attempts to manipulate #EUelections.… https://t.co/exfV4UktrJ
#Dataprotection – including new #ePrivacy rules - has key role in combating attempts ...
trade Join us for Privacy Camp 2019: Platforms, Politics, Participation in Brussels in January. Submit your proposals by… https://t.co/5hJUD4WD8U
Join us for Privacy Camp 2019: Platforms, Politics, Participation in Brussels in Januar...
home-affairs .@EP_Justice MEPs are currently on a mission in Seoul to discuss data protection issues with authorities, civil soc… https://t.co/yjms86lhpU
.@EP_Justice MEPs are currently on a mission in Seoul to discuss data protection issues...
digital FPF's CEO @JulesPolonetsky took the stage with Pam Dixon of @privacyforum + Elonnai Hickok of @cis_india +… https://t.co/hnyMGEXjQD
FPF's CEO @JulesPolonetsky took the stage with Pam Dixon of @privacyforum + Elonnai Hic...
digital Full recording of the debate on GDPR which was a side event of the 40th #ICDPPC2018 in Brussels including 1 h lectu… https://t.co/9WZk7Dum1O
Full recording of the debate on GDPR which was a side event of the 40th #ICDPPC2018 in ...
trade FPF's CEO @JulesPolonetsky took the stage with Pam Dixon of @privacyforum + Elonnai Hickok of @cis_india +… https://t.co/hnyMGEXjQD
FPF's CEO @JulesPolonetsky took the stage with Pam Dixon of @privacyforum + Elonnai Hic...
digital .@EU_EDPB Chair, Andrea Jelinek, at co-hosted side event
.@EU_EDPB Chair, Andrea Jelinek, at co-hosted side event "The #GDPR five months on". Th...
digital #EDPS & @EU_EDPB Side event on #GDPR - @Buttarelli_G During our discussion, we will have the honour to host the Pre… https://t.co/336EdBV0HZ
#EDPS & @EU_EDPB Side event on #GDPR - @Buttarelli_G During our discussion, we will...
institutions #Apple boss @tim_cook has delivered a strongly-worded speech defending user privacy rights: https://t.co/S3rSC5DAKf… https://t.co/nEJ2BoG1PJ
#Apple boss @tim_cook has delivered a strongly-worded speech defending user privacy rig...
digital “Today, there is real momentum to develop rules for data protection around the world.” https://t.co/NHcVFmvbOb
“Today, there is real momentum to develop rules for data protection around the world....
digital #EDPS welcomes delegates to #Brussels for 40th International Conference of #DataProtection and #Privacy Commissione… https://t.co/Ypa1H2fqzB
#EDPS welcomes delegates to #Brussels for 40th International Conference of #DataProtect...
digital Welcome to the Public Session of the 40th International Conference of #DataProtection and #Privacy Commissioners, D… https://t.co/XeBhkMGO9g
Welcome to the Public Session of the 40th International Conference of #DataProtection a...
other The Essential GDPR Course for non-Data Protection Officers... https://t.co/LrufjSQY55 #dataprotection #event… https://t.co/h7mtxeBwsU
The Essential GDPR Course for non-Data Protection Officers... https://t.co/LrufjSQY55 #...
digital .@PrivacyPros @jtrevorhughes félicite @Buttarelli_G comme étant le leader à la base de cette édition de la Conféren… https://t.co/NsBKTq8D7Y
.@PrivacyPros @jtrevorhughes félicite @Buttarelli_G comme étant le leader à la base ...
institutions @UN #privacy rapporteur Joe Cannataci @icdppc2018: @coe #dataprotection convention even stronger than #GDPR as… https://t.co/MnOIhrY4l5
@UN #privacy rapporteur Joe Cannataci @icdppc2018: @coe #dataprotection convention eve...
trade Active @icdppc2018 Hub side event ongoing co-organised with @privacylaws on #collectiveactions! @FusterGloria openi… https://t.co/IA5gm1IRmB
Active @icdppc2018 Hub side event ongoing co-organised with @privacylaws on #collective...
trade @beuc explains why Possibilities for collective actions under Art 80 #GDPR are limited; discretion of Member States… https://t.co/Hjg2alZGFf
@beuc explains why Possibilities for collective actions under Art 80 #GDPR are limited;...
digital Resolution on collaboration between data protection authorities and consumer protection authorities for better prot… https://t.co/5scTJUEVIO
Resolution on collaboration between data protection authorities and consumer protection...
digital Proposal on collective redress be adjusted to complement the provisions in GDPR for the representation of data subj… https://t.co/TnH4XBH4ZD
Proposal on collective redress be adjusted to complement the provisions in GDPR for the...
digital During week 4⃣ of #CyberSecMonth we talk about #EmergingTechnologies and #privacy. Join an event to stay #tech wi… https://t.co/exGPGLP77k
During week 4⃣ of #CyberSecMonth we talk about #EmergingTechnologies and #privacy. ...
science #CyberSecMonth week 4: This week we focus on
#CyberSecMonth week 4: This week we focus on "Emerging technologies and privacy"! Make ...
trade Don’t forget to join us tomorrow at 2:30pm for this fascinating side event on data protection in the humanitarian s… https://t.co/EBFrSi23wu
Don’t forget to join us tomorrow at 2:30pm for this fascinating side event on data pr...
trade New #BrusselsPrivacyHub #WorkingPaperSeries contribution by our visiting scholar @anbrjdi on #Indonesian data priva… https://t.co/dzA2UyASXY
New #BrusselsPrivacyHub #WorkingPaperSeries contribution by our visiting scholar @anbrj...
digital .@Buttarelli_G thanking the privacy and data protection community for their presence and involvement at #ICDPPC2018… https://t.co/YE70iJhsb7
.@Buttarelli_G thanking the privacy and data protection community for their presence an...
digital The People's Choice Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 goes to @APD_GBA Warm congratulations!… https://t.co/5Yug1YV4Ap
The People's Choice Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 goes to @APD_GBA Warm...
digital 10 entries submitted in 'Dispute resolution & enforcement’. The Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 goes… https://t.co/xwR3HyCa3d
10 entries submitted in 'Dispute resolution & enforcement’. The Global Privacy an...
digital The Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 in #Accountability goes to @CNIL , 18 entries were submitted in t… https://t.co/xtYJBJ2Yt5
The Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 in #Accountability goes to @CNIL , 18...
digital .@CNIL awarded the Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 in #Innovation from among 26 entries in this categ… https://t.co/fftYAXos2I
.@CNIL awarded the Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 2018 in #Innovation from am...
digital 44 entries submitted in in ‘Education & public awareness’ category, the Global Privacy and Data Protection Award 20… https://t.co/y83LZ6rrra
44 entries submitted in in ‘Education & public awareness’ category, the Global ...
digital Global Privacy and Data Protection Awards 2018 to be awarded in 4 categories: 1) #Education & public awareness 2)… https://t.co/l6OgtVeajF
Global Privacy and Data Protection Awards 2018 to be awarded in 4 categories: 1) #Educa...
digital Former #EDPS Peter Hustinx taking the floor at the Commissioners’ dinner #ICDPPC2018 thanking the #privacy communit… https://t.co/buzM1SRDnP
Former #EDPS Peter Hustinx taking the floor at the Commissioners’ dinner #ICDPPC2018 ...
digital Professor Joseph Cannataci, the @UN Special Rapporteur on the right to #Privacy speaking about the progress in his… https://t.co/KpKrMxKL7D
Professor Joseph Cannataci, the @UN Special Rapporteur on the right to #Privacy speakin...
digital Honored to be here @ICDPPC2018 tackling issues of #privacy and #digitalethics with @Buttarelli_G. https://t.co/rfjDygg1wu
Honored to be here @ICDPPC2018 tackling issues of #privacy and #digitalethics with @But...
foreign-affairs US-EU #trade, #Brexit, #PrivacyShield and more in today's Weekly Bulletin: https://t.co/4qe8mx8R8Y
US-EU #trade, #Brexit, #PrivacyShield and more in today's Weekly Bulletin: https://t.co...
digital The big #dataprotection and #privacy family meeting in the #Brussels town hall to kick off the 40th International C… https://t.co/DGsZJHXPcT
The big #dataprotection and #privacy family meeting in the #Brussels town hall to kick ...

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dataprotection Highlights - 40th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners
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dataprotection 'Is Technology Designed to Serve Humankind?' - Maria Farrell
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dataprotection Video interview with Guido Raimondi, President of the European Court of Human Rights
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dataprotection The 2018 International Conference presented by Wojciech Wiewiórowski
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dataprotection 25 May 2018 - GDPR Day! The key word is ACCOUNTABILITY!
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institutions The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
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dataprotection EDPS Annual Report 2017 presentation at LIBE - Giovanni Buttarelli
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dataprotection Annual Privacy Forum 2017 Keynote by Mr. Peter Fleischer
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Europe's Payments Revolution Stimulating Payments Innovati...
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October 5, 2018
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Europe's Payments Revolution Stimulating Payments Innovation while Protecting Consumer Privacy
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Europe’s cloud infrastructure service providers ‘welcome G...
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May 25, 2018
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Leading cloud trade association reiterates full commitment to GDPR and data protection and looks forward to working with the new European Data Protection Board created today
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The Impact of the EU's New Data Protection Regulation on AI
Policy Brief
March 25, 2018
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The EU’s new data privacy rules, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), will have a negative impact on the development and use of artificial intelligence (AI) in Europe, putting EU firms at a competitive dis...
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Smart society: a winding road towards the future
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February 13, 2018
youris.com GEIE
The future world will be shaped by how people and machines work together
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Cities: How smart strategies can turn into effective action plans
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December 21, 2017
youris.com GEIE
Smart innovations are years in the making and require long-term vision. Changes in government and citizens’ sensibilities can halt or alter strategies. So how can they survive to create lasting change?
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The article 29 working party guidelines on automated individua...
Policy Brief
December 5, 2017
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The article 29 working party guidelines on automated individual decision-making and profiling under the GDPR
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European Parliament urges the Commission to put data protectio...
Policy Paper
November 23, 2017
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European Parliament urges the Commission to put data protection before trade interests
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On a global scale, e-commerce is growing at a phenomenal rate . Global e-commerce sales are expected to reach $4 trillion in 2020, up from $1.6 trillion in 2016 1 . However, this study shows that the majority of EU di...
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Blocked: Why Some Companies Restrict Data Access to Reduce Com...
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November 2, 2017
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Blocked: Why Some Companies Restrict Data Access to Reduce Competition and How Open APIs Can Help
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e-Privacy proposal: A roadblock to innovation
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The never ending European Credit Data Mess
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October 16, 2017
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It is now a common feature in retail finance that lending firms exchange information about their customers and process a growing amount of personal data. For so me time, the sharing of customers’ credit data has bec...
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Public consultation on transformation of health and care in th...
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October 12, 2017
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Public consultation on transformation of health and care in the digital single market
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Multiple companies collect information ab out consumers’ online activities: what you read, what you watch, which links you click on, who your friends are and what topics you’re interested in.
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Confronting discrimination Overcoming HIV-related stigma and d...
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September 29, 2017
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Confronting discrimination Overcoming HIV-related stigma and discrimination in healthcare
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Harrowing journeys
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September 11, 2017
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Children and youth on the move across the Mediterranean Sea, at risk of trafficking and exploitation
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