ICDPPC conference program announced


By Jonathan Nally
Thursday, 25 July, 2019


ICDPPC conference program announced

The program for the 41st International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC) has been announced.

The conference will take place in Tirana from 20–24 October 2019 and will be hosted by IDP, the ICDPPC’s member authority in Albania.

The five-day program includes closed and open sessions, panels, keynote addresses and side events.

Topics to be tackled include:

  • Global convergence in data protection law
  • Addressing the global privacy challenge of data-driven business models
  • Data protection and competition as converging digital regulation
  • Accountability — the global bridge to support high standards of data protection?
  • Future challenges for data protection authorities and data protection officers
     

The ICDPPC first met in 1979 and has been the leading global forum for data protection authorities for 40 years. It currently has 122 accredited national protection and privacy authorities as members.

The organisation is chaired by Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner of the UK, with an executive committee comprising privacy leaders from a range of nations, including Angelene Falk, Information Commissioner at the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.

Image credit: ©stock.adobe.com/au/Photonbleu

Please follow us and share on Twitter and Facebook. You can also subscribe for FREE to our weekly newsletter and quarterly magazine.

Related News

Local governments urged to protect residents' privacy

Digital Rights Watch is calling on local governments to sign up to an international declaration...

UK parliament seeking Director of Cyber Security

The UK House of Commons has posted a job listing for a Director of Cyber Security to oversee UK...

OVIC publishes revised data security standards

The Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner has brought version 2.0 of the Victorian...


  • All content Copyright © 2019 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd