25 May 2018
Privacy in the Digital Age
Dr Clarisse Girot chaired a session at the high-level conference "Privacy in the digital age: addressing common challenges, seizing opportunities" organised by the European Commission (EC) on 25 May 2018 in Delhi. Link to the conference agenda here.
The conference was held at the same time as conferences in Brussels and Santiago de Chile on the day of entry into application of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It also coincided with the presentation of the report on a data protection law to the government of India by the Committee of Experts on a Data Protection Framework for India, headed by Justice B.N. Srikrishna.
Justice B.N. Srikrishna delivered the opening remarks at the conference, which also featured representatives from the Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, the Parliament of India, the Data Security Council of India, Access Now, Infosys, Mozilla, Philips, and Intel, among others.