Statement of purpose for this site

This site currently consists of:

  • a list of privacy-related conference announcements, Table 1, and
  • a table of International institutions setting standards for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), a work in progress, Table 2

Table 1

 

Date (newest on top) Privacy-related event Venue
2018 Aug 29-31 MyData Helsinki
2018 May 15-18 European Identity & Cloud Conference 2018, a commercial event including sessions on Identity Governance in the Light of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Self Sovereign Identity (SSI)  Munich
2018 Feb 19-23 Secure Application Development with inter alia Bart Preneel Leuven
2018 Feb 07-08 Trust and Internet Identity Meeting Europe Vienna
2018 Jan 24-26 Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP): the Internet of Bodies Brussels
2018 Jan 23 Privacy Camp. “CPDP is an organising partner of the annual NGO event, Privacy Camp. This event provides civil society actors the space to engage with other individuals and institutions and not-for-profit organisations.” Brussels
2017 Dec 18-21 12th Internet Governance Forum Geneva
2017 Dec 07 Yearly Conference of the Privacy and Identity Lab with guest keynoter Ron Deibert Utrecht
2017 Nov 30- Dec 01 Digital Infrastructures for Research 2017 “Connecting the building blocks for Open Science” Brussels
2017 Nov 29 Datentag (in German) data portability with inter alia Max Schrems Berlin
2017 Nov 29 eID workshop  requiring comments by 10 November 2017. Doubts raised by EDRi. Results of earlier session on related topic.
Brussels
2017 Nov 27-29 Consumer Identity World Europe 2017 Paris
2017 Nov 24-26 International GNU Health Conference Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
2017 Nov 10-11 The People’s Disruption: Platform Co-ops for Global Challenges featuring inter alia Ulrich Genick of MIDATA.coop New York
2017 Nov 10 A transatlantic workshop dedicated to Privacy Engineering Research hosted by the Internet Privacy Engineering Network (IPEN/EDPS), the University of Leuven (KU Leuven), and the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF). Attendance free, but subject to application approval. Applications were due by 24 September, 2017. Leuven
2017 Nov 06-09 IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2017 consisting of

  • Certification Training 6-7 November, Workshops 7 November,
  • conference 8-9 November
Brussels
2017 Nov 06 The 2017 Brussels Privacy Symposium, this year entitled AI Ethics: The Privacy Challenge hosted by the Free Univ. of Brussels, the Brussels Privacy Hub and the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) Brussels
2017 Oct 25 Towards a European Ecosystem for Healthcare Data   featuring inter alia Ernst Hafen (ETH Zürich) of MIDATA.coop Brussels
2017 Oct 23-29 International Open Access Week, Theme of 2017, “Open in order to…” Everywhere
2017 Oct 14-22 Fellbacher Weltwochen 2017, week on global issues including FOSSoftware (in German) Stuttgart
2017 Oct 11 Public Sector Digital Transformation – From the Tallinn Declaration to a borderless government Brussels
2017 Oct 06-09 Freedom Not Fear with keynote by Aral Balkan and session on privacy in e-governance  Brussels
2017 Sep 29 European Data Ethics Forum 2017 Copenhagen
2017 Sep 25-27 Identity World in conjunction with World e-ID & Cybersecurity as part of Smart Security Week Marseille
2017 Sep 19 Privacy Conference Dare [to Take] the Leap! featuring Jan Philipp Albrecht  Berlin
2017 Aug 30-Sep 01 Mydata 2017 Tallinn, Finland
2017 Aug 04-08 Dutch outdoor hacker camp/conference SHA 2017 (for the 8th time, acronym meaning Secure_Hash_Algorithm) Zeewolde/ Amsterdam
2017 Jul 07-09 Discover the Bluedot Cheshire, UK
2017 Jul 07-08 G-20 official site, G-20 in Focus (portal set up by Green foundation) Hamburg
2017 Jul 03-06 6th EMES International Research Conference on Social Enterprise Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
2017 Jul 01-02 “Das Recht (in) der digitalen Welt: Zwischen Algorithmen, autonomen Systemen und Disruption” Berlin
2017 Jun 26-30 2nd European Data Protection Law Summer School: “The GDPR is Now” The BPH Summer School Brussels
2017 Jun 22-23 Abendveranstaltung Symposium “Von Profiling bis Fake News” und  Praxisworkshop “Fake News?” Berlin
2017 Jun 22-23 Data Power 2017 with inter alia Helen Nissenbaum and Frank Pasquale Ottawa
2017 Jun 22-23 Workshop on “Global Governance in the Internet Era”, Hertie School of Governance Berlin
2017May 29-30 Think 20 Summit Global Solutions featuring inter alia Lamy, Reding, Sachs, Steiner and Stern, in anticipation of the G-20 Summit in July Berlin (+ summit livestream)
2017May 19-21 European Investigative Journalism Conference & Dataharvest, #EIJC17, @journalismfund.eu Mechelen, Belgium
2017May 19-21 no-spy barcamp (in German) Stuttgart
2017May 17-19 Conference TILTing Perspectives 2017: ‘Regulating a connected world’ Tilburg, the Netherlands
2017May 10-12 eHealth Week Malta
2017May 08-12 Silicon Valley Tour in Memoriam Henk Slettenhaar California
2017 Apr 28 Annual Conference:
Transparency in Health and Health Care: Legal and Ethical Possibilities and Limits
Cambridge MA
2017 Apr 24 GDPR Workshop Series: Health and Well-being Apps – Key Issues for Privacy and Data Protection, 12-14 h Brussels
2017 Apr 22 Science March, Earth Day, as in Stuttgart or Tuebingen  Worldwide
2017Mar 31 The Power Switch; How Power is Changing in a Networked World featuring Ezrachi, Deibert, Hildebrandt, Guerses, Ross Anderson, inter alia Cambridge, UK
2017Mar 30-31 The First European Multidisciplinary Conference on Global Internet Governance – Actors, Regulations, Transactions and Strategies (GIG-ARTS) “Global Internet Governance as a Diplomacy Issue” with Joe Cannataci, Jovan Kurbalija and Chris Marsden inter alia Paris
2017Mar 29-31 Rightscon, speakers’ list Brussels
2017Mar 25-26 LibrePlanet 2017: GNU/Linux Free Software Boston
2017Mar 22 Science preparatory meeting to G-20 in July Halle, Germany
2017Feb. 10 PORTAL Ethics and Health Policy Seminar: Returning Results to Research Participants Cambridge MA
2017 Jan 25-27 Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2017 “The Age of Intelligent Machines” Brussels
2017 Jan 24 Privacy Camp Brussels
2016Dec. 09 Paying Research Participants: Ethical and Regulatory Parameters Cambridge MA
2016Dec 05-08 European Summit on Digital Innovation for Active and Healthy Ageing, in particular DSM – The Free Flow of Health and Well-being Data held by DSM Directorates Brussels
2016Dec. 05 Towards a fair sharing economy: The role and place of cooperative platforms, programme in PDF (see also 2016 Nov. 15)  Brussels
2016Nov 30-Dec 01 European Workshop on Trust & Identity (EWTI) 2016 Vienna, Austria
2016Nov 30 Next Generation Internet workshop based on survey running until 2017 Jan 09 Brussels
2016 Nov 21-22 World of Health IT (WoHIT) Conference & Exhibition including first-ever Genomics Summit of HIMSS Europe

Barcelona
2016 Nov 17 Digital Trade, an issue tackled in a recent study by K. Irion, S. Yakovleva and M. Bartl, “Trade and Privacy: Complicated Bedfellows? How to achieve data protection-proof free trade agreements“ (PDF) presented at event on Oct. 12 Brussels
2016 Nov 16-17 Nationale IT-Gipfel 2016 „Lernen und Handeln in der digitalen Welt“ (National IT Summit 2016 “Learning and Doing in the Digital World”); Deutsche Welle the day after: “Merkel calls for loosening of ‘restrictive’ German data protection laws … a major shift” Saarbruecken, Germany
2016 Nov 15-17 European Commons Assembly (see also 2016Dec. 05) Brussels
2016 Nov 12-14 OpenCon 2016 platform for the next generation to learn about Open Access, Open Education and Open Data Washington DC with satellite events hosted around the world
2016 Oct 20 re:publica Dublin, Ireland
2016 Oct 14-17 Freedom not fear Brussels
2016 Oct 12 “Trade and Privacy: Complicated Bedfellows? How to achieve data protection-proof free trade agreements” with MEP Viviane Reding and Albrecht, PDF Brussels
2016 Oct 05-08 Internet Rules! 17th annual conference of the Association of Internet Researchers, AoIR 2016, Humboldt-Universität Berlin
2016 Oct 03-08 Amsterdam e-Week (events in Dutch/English) Amsterdam
2016 Oct 01 October is CyberSecurity Month with events listing  Europe
2016 Sep 29 Personal Information Economy, featuring Sandy Pentland and Doc Searls London
2016 Sep 22-23 Free and Safe in Cyberspace, 2nd EU Edition 2016, with Bart Preneel, Christopher Soghoian Brussels
2016 Sep 21 Intercommunity virtually everywhere
2016 Sep 08 Merging of man and machine: questions of ethics in dealing with emerging technology Brussels (+videostream)
2016 Sep 07-09 Annual Privacy Forum 2016 (alternate site) bringing research and policy together, featuring Diego Naranjo, EDRi, ENISA, followed by IPEN workshop in 9th Frankfurt / Main
2016 Sep 06-08 ChipMe workshop on emerging ethical, legal and social responses to current developments in genomics within Europe and beyond, featuring MIDATA.coop Leuven, Belgium
2016 Sep 06 Tagung Stiftung Datenschutz und DIHK zur DSGVO from 12:45 til 16:45, Haus der Deutschen Wirtschaft, Breite Str. 29 Berlin
2016 Sep 03-10 Summer School: Good Governance and its Application to Modern Technology Policies Ticino, Switzerland
2016 Sep 02-04 MetaRheinMainChaosDays (MRMCD), “an annual IT conference of the Chaos Computer Club (CCC) with a slight focus on IT security” Darmstadt
2016 Sep 02-04 Free Software Foundation Europe Summit  Berlin
2016 Aug 31-Sep 02 MyData 2016 Advancing Human-centric Personal Data featuring MIDATA.COOP  Helsinki
2016 Aug 28-Sep 02 Health – Exploring Complexity: An Interdisciplinary Systems Approach including GMDS Tutorial on new Data Protection Regulation: EU Datenschutzgrundverordnung: Konsequenzen für das deutsche Gesundheitswesen, Aug. 31 session by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger on Big Data, Aug. 30 session on Health Record Banking and Aug. 29 session on Data curation, data security and data protection Munich
2016Aug 09-14 World Social Forum, with social networking  from everywhere Montreal
2016 Jul 21 Free and Safe in Cyberspace, 1st NorthAm Edition, with Joe Cannataci, Max Schrems – on invitation only New York
2016 Jul 19-22 PETS 2016 The 16th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium Darmstadt, Germany
2016 Jul 10-15 1st Interdisciplinary Summer School on Privacy (ISP 2016) featuring inter alia Helen Nissenbaum Nijmegen, NL
2016 Jul __ 25th anniversary of pretty good privacy (PGP) as being planned here California

For earlier events see this page.

For more privacy events see this page.

For more Brussels events see this page.


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