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INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC PRIVACY RESEARCH CENTRE IN THE HEART OF EUROPE

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INTERNATIONAL academic privacy research centre in the HEART of Europe

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News

September 2016 • Hub Co-Director speaks at DPA Conference in Lisbon 

On 20 September, Hub Co-Director Dr. Christopher Kuner gave a presentation at a conference on the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that was organised by the Portuguese DPA and held in the Portuguese Senate in Lisbon. The programme for the conference is available here.

September 2016 Did you miss our EU Korea seminar? Recording is now available

In July 2016, BPH co-hosted a seminar with the Seoul National University Center for Law and Economics. The programme included a welcome address from His Excellency the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the Kingdom of Belgium and the European Union and interventions from Professor Christopher Kuner (Co-director of Brussels Privacy Hub), Professor Haksoo Ko (Professor of Law, Seoul National University School of Law), Professor Paul de Hert (Co-director of Brussels Privacy Hub) and Mr. Sang Joo Lee (SVP for Global Privacy Office, Samsung. To hear more about synergies between EU and Korean data protection regimes the recording of the seminar is now available. 

September 2016 Hub Member appointed a member of the Hellenic Greek Data Protection Authority

Vagelis Papakonstantinou, BPH Training Coordinator, has been appointed a Member (alternate) of the Hellenic Data Protection Authority (HDPA). HDPA is headed by its President (a supreme court judge) and a Commission composed of altogether ten Members (four alternates). The President and members of the Authority are appointed for a period of four years and their term of office may be renewed only once.

September 2016 • Christopher Kuner and Mireille Hildebrandt to present at 38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners: Marrakesh, 17-20 October 2016

Hub Co-Director Christopher Kuner and Professor Mireille Hildebrandt will be presenting at closed panel sessions of the 38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners held in Marrakesh from 17 to 20 October 2016. Christopher Kuner will be a speaker in the closed session on Encryption and Mireille Hildebrandt will be speaking at a closed session on AI and Robotics

For previous BPH news, please see the News Archive.

 

Upcoming Events

4 October 2016 • GDPR Workshop Series: The GDPR and privacy impact assessments, Brussels, Belgium More information

27 October 2016 • GDPR Workshop Series: What is to be done with the ePrivacy Directive? Brussels, Belgium More information

8 November 2016  • Identifiability: Policy and Practical Solutions for Anonymization and Pseudonymization, Brussels, Belgium More information

1-2 December 2016• Training Seminar: Implementing the GDPR Practical Challenges, Brussels, Belgium More information

9 December 2016• GDPR Workshop Series: The GDPR and the implications for research, Brussels, Belgium More information

 

 

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The BPH’s main goals are to produce privacy research of the highest quality; bring together leading thinkers from around the world; and foster an interchange of ideas among privacy stakeholders in a climate of intellectual openness.

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Dr. Christopher Kuner

Brussels Privacy Hub

Law Science Technology & Society (LSTS) 

Building B, room 4B315 

Vrije Universiteit Brussel 

Pleinlaan 2 

B-1050 Brussels 

Belgium 

info(_AT_)brusselprivacyhub.org?subject=Enquiry%20from%20website

 

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