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  • 28 October 2016

    Assessing the impact of data protection: DPO-EDPS meeting in Alicante - read the latest blogpost by Wojciech Wiewiórowski.

  • 27 October 2016

    40th Meeting of the Data Protection Officers and the European Data Protection Supervisor at European Union Intellectual Property Office, Alicante, Spain. Check the agenda.

  • 27 October 2016

    Our latest newsletter is online now.

  • 25 October 2016

    Adopted Resolutions at 38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, Marrakesh, Morocco.

  • 20 October 2016

    Towards a new reality: Taking back control of our online identities. Read the EDPS Opinion and the press release.


Data sovereignty: An interview with Giovanni Buttarelli by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)

About EDPS

The European Data Protection Supervisor is the independent supervisory authority at EU level with responsibility for:

- monitoring the processing of personal data by the EU institutions and bodies
- advising on policies and legislation that affect privacy
- cooperating with similar authorities to ensure consistent data protection.
  • 04 November 2016

    6th ACELG Annual Conference, The Rule of Law in the Technological Age. Challenges and opportunities for the EU, Speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski on The Impact of New Technologies on Privacy and Data Protection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • 28 October 2016

    Giovanni Buttarelli attends the conference New Instruments to Promote the Correct Application of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, University of Florence, Florence, Italy

  • 27 October 2016

    40th DPO meeting hosted by European Union Intellectual Property Office, Introductory speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Alicante, Spain

  • 26 October 2016

    Giovanni Buttarelli meeting with Andrus Ansip, Vice-President of the European Commission, Commissioner for Digital Single Market, Brussels, Belgium

  • 26 October 2016

    Giovanni Buttarelli meeting with Ambassador Marlene Bonnici, Permanent Representation of Malta to the European Union, Brussels, Belgium

  • 21 October 2016

    VII edition of the Diplomacy Festival, The season of uncertainties. In search of new policies for the Coexistence and Integration,  Giovanni Buttarelli participates in the debate on Privacy shield: data exchange and trade relations EU-US, Rome, Italy

  • 19 October 2016

    38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners: Opening new territories for privacy, Keynote speech by Giovanni Buttarelli, Adequacy, Localization and Cultural Determinism, Marrakesh, Morocco

  • 18 October 2016

    ISC GDPR Seminar: The Impact of the General Data Protection Regulation on collaborative science in Europe, Speech by Giovanni Buttarelli on Implications of the GDPR on Science and Research (via a video link), Brussels, Belgium