This "Questions and Answers" (Q&A) section will provide you with background information and practical guidelines on a range of issues that may arise in the context of data protection at the level of the EU institutions. It also helps to get a better understanding of the role and competences of the EDPS.
Below you will find a list of topics through which you can access a series of questions related to the work of the EDPS and the protection of personal data at EU level.
1) The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS)
2) Data protection legislation (background)
3) Data protection principles at the level of EU institutions and bodies
4) Processing of personal data
5) The data subject's rights
6) Legitimate reasons for processing of personal data
7) The Controller
8) The Data Protection Officer (DPO)
9) Transfer of personal data
10) Cloud Computing
Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Privacy and Data Protection - 38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners.
Big data rights: Let’s get together- read the latest blogpost by Giovanni Buttarelli.
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
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
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
Technology, Challenges and Effective Governance, IAF/FPF Side Event at ICDPPC, Speech by Giovanni Buttarelli on The Future of Technology and Data Governance, Marrakesh, Morocco
38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC): Opening new territories for privacy, Participation of Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Marrakesh, Morocco
38th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC): Opening new territories for privacy, Participation of Giovanni Buttarelli, Marrakesh, Morocco
Giovanni Buttarelli meeting the Italian Federation of Private Investigators to discuss privacy codes of conduct, Rome, Italy