The European Data Governance Forum organized by the WP29 and by the CNIL has closed on the presentation of a declaration adopted by WP29 during its plenery meeting of 25 November. The European data protection wish to reassert the common values of Europe and to propose concrete actions in order to develop an ethical European framework.
WP29 and CNIL organize an international conference on December 8, on the UNESCO premises in Paris. The theme of the conference is : Privacy, innovation, surveillance : which ethical framework for Europe ?
On Wednesday 26 November, the European data protection authorities assembled in the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) have adopted guidelines on the implementation of the CJEU's judgment. These guidelines contain the common interpretation of the ruling as well as the common criteria to be used by the data protection authorities when addressing complaints.
The European data protection authorities, assembled in the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) at its Plenary meeting of 16 and 17 September, adopted an opinion on the Internet of Things (IoT). Drawing the attention on the privacy and data protection challenges raised by “smart things” which are gradually entering our daily lives, the WP29 helps stakeholders acquire a strong competitive advantage by explaining them how to implement a sustainable IoT which complies with the data protection legal...
Following several sanctions imposed by the European national data protection authorities against Google, the WP29 has sent Google a package of practical measures to achieve compliance with the applicable legal framework.