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What's wrong with data protection?: Conference 31 January 2013

Event
Public hearing
Date
31 January 2013 from 09:00 to 12:30
Place
European Parliament, room Altiero Spinelli (ASP) 1G3, rue Wiertz 60, 1047 Brussels
31.01.2013


PRESENTATIONS

hashtag: #EUdataP

09:00-09:10
Welcome
Rebecca Harms MEP, co-chair of the Greens/EFA group

09:10-09:40
Keynote
Richard Stallman
, Free Software Foundation

09:40-10:25
 Panel I: Data protection and business – do they fit together?

Moderator: Jan Philipp Albrecht MEP, Greens/EFA, rapporteur for the data protection regulation

Panelists:

  • Anna Maria Corazza Bildt MEP, EPP, member of the LIBE Committee
  • Claus-Dieter Ulmer, Chief Data Protection Officer, Deutsche Telekom
  • Fredrik Söderblom, CEO, AB StoredSafe, Sweden
  • Chris Pounder, Amberhawk Training Ltd., UK

10:25-11:15
Panel II: Consent works, but does it lead to informed decisions?

Moderator: Rui Tavares, MEP, Greens/EFA, member of the LIBE Committee

Panelists:

  • Frederik Borgesius, Institute for Information Law, University of Amsterdam
  • Rigo Wenning, Legal Counsel and Privacy Activity Lead, W3C
  • Anna Fielder, Privacy International
  • Hugo Roy, "Terms of service; Didn't Read"
  • Benjamin Sonntag, Octopuce, France

11:15-12:00
Panel III: Enforcement must be proportionate – will it?

Moderator: Eva Lichtenberger MEP, shadow rapporteur in the JURI Committee for the Greens/EFA group

Panelists:

  • Max Schrems, Europe-vs-Facebook
  • Sophie Nerbonne, Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL), France
  • Janneke Slöetjes, Bits of Freedom
  • Alex van Eesteren, Ixquick.com/Startpage.com, Netherlands

12:00-12:30
MEP Roundtable

Moderator: Judith Sargentini MEP, LIBE Committee coordinator for Greens/EFA (tbc)

  • Jan Philipp Albrecht, Greens/EFA
  • Joseph Weidenholzer, S&D
  • Alexander Alvaro, ALDE
  • Cornelia Ernst, GUE/NGL

More information:

Wouter Van Ballegooij

Advisor on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
Tel. Brussels +32-2-2843590
Tel. Strasbourg +33-3-88174129