Seminar

Timing
2.15 - 5.00 PM
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels
Seminar

2022 Summer Academy for Global Privacy Law: Engineering Data Regulation(s) in an Age of Reform

The adoption of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was the major piece in the EU data governance framework. In order to complete this framework EU policymakers have been busy drafting amendments to existing laws and proposing new legal measures to respond to the realities of data economy. 

During the 2022 Summer Academy for Global Privacy Law, reflection on the regulatory architecture of data governance in the EU, anticipating the adoption of these documents and their significant impact on compliance matters for businesses, will take place. 

Pieter Gryffroy, Liesa Boghaert and Bernd Fiten will lead a role playing session on day 2.

For more information & registration, visit the Brussels Privacy Hub.

 

Timing
13.30 - 17.30 PM
Online
Seminar

NCOI Seminar: Developments in the regulation of crypto currencies

2021 was another eventful year for crypto currencies. The classic players such as Bitcoin reached new heights and everyone seemed to be looking for the new gold with so-called "meme-coins" such as Shiba Inu and the latest hype: non-fungible tokens (NFT).

Although the crypto market itself seems crazier than ever, legislators have been busy. Concrete proposals are pending to regulate this market, which could have far-reaching consequences. In this seminar, Niels Vandezande explains the current state of affairs and the upcoming changes in legislation.

This seminar will be held in Dutch. For more information and registration, please visit this page of the NCOI. 

Timing
14h30 / 19h30
KU Leuven Campus Kulak Kortrijk / Online
Seminar

Bitcoin, cryptocurrency and a vision of the future for us

On 5 October 2021, the Financial Forum West Flanders and the Postgraduate Centre organise an opening event on bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and the future vision on our monetary system. Niels Vandezande will speak about the legal aspects of cryptocurrencies and the underlying technology, blockchain.

This event will take place in Dutch.

Afternoon programme: 14.30 to 18.30 (with coffee and sandwich break)
Evening programme: 19:30 to 21:30 (with closing reception) 
Reception from 2 pm / 7 pm

More information

Registration before 1 October 2021.

Timing
13:30 - 17:30
Online
Seminar

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.

Timing
16:00 - 17:00
Taipei, Taiwan
Seminar

Q&A session on EU GDPR for Taiwan companies

When should Taiwan companies comply with the EU GDPR? 

Taiwan companies need to know when they may run into problems in other legal systems, and data protection now touches on nearly every other aspect of law. Together with Dr. Volker Wodianka from SKW Schwarz Timelex' Geert Somers will talk about some important developments and perspectives on this far-reaching EU law in this active Q&A session in Tapei. Read more and register via this document (English) or this document (Taiwanese)

 

Timing
09h00
Uitgeverij Politeia, Keizerslaan 34, 1000 Brussels
Seminar

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.

In this practical training, Timelex partner Ruben Roex explains what a good cookie policy should look like and what each organization should do. First, a number of general principles will be examined. What is a cookie policy? How do you start? Then Ruben will discuss existing examples of good & bad practices about cookie banners and cookie policies.

This training allows you to send in your own cookie policy that will be discussed anonymously during the session. If you want to submit your cookie banner and / or policy, you can do so via events@politeia.be.

This training is intended for: DPOs, technicians and technical services, CISOs, managers, executives, lawyers, privacy professionals, consultants.

This training will be held in Dutch. 

More information & registration »

Timing
13h30
Antwerp
Seminar

Practical analysis of various IT contracts

Ruben Roex and Stefan Van Camp, lawyers at Timelex, will present a practical analysis of various IT contracts at an event organised by Intersentia and LegalNews.be.

The event will be held in Dutch.

More information »

Timing
12h30-15h30
Brussels
Seminar

European CyberSecMonth workshop: EU cybersecurity law

Timelex lawyer Zenzi De Graeve speaks at a lunch workshop on EU cybersecurity law, co-organised by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)'s CDSL and the Brussels Privacy Hub.

The event will be in English. 

Click here to register: https://cdsl.research.vub.be/en/european-cybersecmonth-workshop-eu-cybersecurity-law/

 
finandtonic-platformization
Timing
16h00
Brussels
Seminar

FIN AND TONIC on Platformization

Join B-Hive on December 12 for their monthly FIN AND TONIC - this month's event is all about Platformization!

Prior to this event, at 16h, Timelex (Edwin Jacobs) will be participating in a round table on Data & Compliance.

Information and registration »