Past events


Seminar: legal aspects of smart contracts and blockchain

On 30 March 2021, Niels Vandezande will speak for M&D Seminars on the legal impact of blockchain technology on various processes within government, the legal profession, businesses and the economy in the broad sense.

More information and registration can be found via this link.

This seminar will be held in Dutch.


Q&A session on EU GDPR for Taiwan companies

When should Taiwan companies comply with the EU GDPR? 


Webinar: the Schrems II decision: status and consequences

In July 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) delivered its judgment in the Schrems II case, thereby making transfers of personal data on the basis of the Privacy Shield Decision illegal. Furthermore, the Court stipulated stricter requirements for the transfer of personal data based on standard contract clauses (SCCs).


Webinar GDPR security and private law enforcement

Thursday 17 December, Lynn Pype will speak at the webinar ‘GDPR – capita selecta: beveiliging en private rechtshandhaving’. Bernd Fiten will moderate this webinar, hosted by

More information and registration: here.


Webinar: GDPR in the times of crisis

On 3 December 2020, Magdalena Kogut – Czarkowska will speak at the webinar „RODO w czasach kryzysu. Czego nauczyliśmy się w 2020 r.” (GDPR in the times of crisis. What have we learned in 2020?) on recent the recommendations of EDPB and proposed changes in e-privacy law.

The event will be held in Polish. More information and registration


Abilways conference ‘witwasbestrijding – compliance’

On 29 October 2020, Niels Vandezande, legal consultant at Timelex, will participate in a panel discussion on 'Crypto assets: practical applications, legal and compliance aspects' during this conference.

The event will be held in Dutch.

More information and registration »

PrivacyRules Digital Week Online: Innovation Day

Digital Week Online

The Digital Week Online is hosted by PrivacyRules. Friday 15 October the theme 'International data transfers post EU- US Privacy Shield' will be moderated by Geert Somers, as co-moderator.

For tickets and further information: visit Digital Week Online


Practical guide for creating a good cookie policy

Since the first fine was imposed by the GBA for a cookie policy that did not comply with the GDPR, many organizations have had questions. Not exceptional, because the legislation is very complex and the fines can be high.

Uitgeverij Politeia, Keizerslaan 34, 1000 Brussels

Webinar: 2 years GDPR

It has been about two years since the General Data Protection Regulation (GPR in Dutch or GDPR in English) became applicable. As was the case last year, it is time to make a preliminary analysis of the most high-profile enforcement actions taken by supervisory authorities over the past year and to forecast what organisations can expect in the last quarter of 2020 and 2021 and in the coming years in terms of data protection and GDPR. 


Webinar: privacy & smart city-applications

In this webinar by Politeia, Pieter Gryffroy will discuss a number of basic principles of privacy and smart city: about how to capture and store camera images, how to process issues and how to obtain permission. 

The second part of this webinar focusses on answering specific questions about projects. Which questions or challenges are you facing? Are there certain ambiguities that prevent you from getting into a project?

The webinar will be held in Dutch.