Academy of European Law organises
Summer Course on European Data Protection Law
September 10-14, 2018
The aim of this summer course is to give participants all the necessary tools for successful implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation in their daily practice. It will provide them with comprehensive knowledge of the fundamentals of European data protection law through interactive study of both relevant legislation and case law. The course will combine presentations and practical workshop activities, all led by high-level experts in the field.
The implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GPDR): (extra-)territorial, personal and material scope, key features
Protection of citizens’ digital rights and available remedies in practice
How to build a compliance strategy on personal data protection?
What is the role of Data Protection Officers (DPOs)?
Data protection authorities’ tools for consistent GDPR implementation: One-Stop-Shop, consistency mechanism, enforcement powers and harmonisation of sanctions, role of the European Data Protection Board (EDPB)
The EU toolkit for international data transfers
Social media, big data, cloud computing, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Who should attend?
Lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel, EU and national civil servants seeking an introduction to European data protection law.
Visit to the CJEU
Participants in the summer course will have the opportunity to visit the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.
After a day’s intensive training, enjoy our varied social programme: the course dinner with fellow participants, wine-tasting in the Mosel vineyards and a tour of the historic city of Trier.
* for more details: +49 (0)651 937 37 411, Dr. Magdalena Kędzior, Course director – Public Law