Yves Mersch discusses the role of the ECB's monetary policy measures in mitigating the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis and, beyond the crisis, will identify measures to shore up the Euro-area to make it resilient for the future.
Paolo Cesarini, Head of the Media Convergence and Social Media Unit in the European Commission
Following the CJEU’s “Schrems II” judgement, which invalidated the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, Cameron Kerry of the Brookings Institution will explore the implications for transatlantic and international data transfers.
Wojciech Wiewiórowski, European Data Protection Supervisor
Amidst the unprecedented challenge of COVID-19, the European Data Protection Supervisor, Wojciech Wiewiórowski, discusses the role of processing personal data to fight COVID-19 while upholding privacy and data protection.
Juhan Lepassaar, Executive Director of the EU Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA)
In his address to the IIEA, Juhan Lepassaar provides an overview of the EU Cyber Crisis Cooperation, also known as Blueprint and will discuss some of the lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic which provided an opportunity to test parts of the Blueprint and draw valuable conclusions.
Following the recent two-year anniversary of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Irish Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon shares her reflections and insights on this significant piece of legislation.
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