16h00 - 18h30
Les Ateliers des Tanneurs, Brussels

Secondary use of data for AI: global and European perspectives

Discover the exciting intersection of AI and data privacy at the PrivacyRules conference. Thought leaders, industry experts and innovators will gather to explore the evolving landscape of data use in the world of artificial intelligence.

Participate in interactive sessions, pose your burning questions to the experts, and gain practical insights that can shape your approach to different key topics, such as:

  • Global approaches to regulating data use for AI training
  • Compliant AI use as a selling point
  • AI Act and secondary data use
  • GDPR meets AI regulation: secondary use of personal data
  • Cybersecurity challenges to data protection posed by AI

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M-Village, Rue des Palais 44, Brussels

CPDP conference: How to prepare a Europrivacy audit and the actual certificate

Join us at the 2023 edition of the Computers, Privacy & Data Protection (CPDP) conference in Brussels!

CPDP is a world-leading multidisciplinary conference that offers sessions on the latest legal, regulatory, academic, and technological developments in privacy and data protection.

This year Timelex is organizing a workshop to explain in more detail how you can obtain Europrivacy certification, the first official European Data Protection Seal, approved by the European Data Protection Board.

Europrivacy certification can be used to certify your GDPR compliance across the EU.

More info can be found at the CPDP website.


Privacy Symposium 2023

Timelex is proud to present that it is sending a strong delegation to the upcoming Privacy Symposium, which takes place in Venice from 17 April to 21 April 2023.

The Privacy Symposium brings together 200 top-level speakers in more than 80 sessions over 5 days. The conference provides a unique opportunity to meet with and learn from data protection authorities, practitioners and researchers who will gather to discuss the latest developments and future evolution of data protection. It aims at facilitating international dialogue, cooperation and convergence. It is also designed to enable each participant to develop new perspectives on data protection and compliance and to acquire first-hand knowledge from top experts.

Timelex is involved in the following sessions:

Monday, April 17 

  • 11:00 - Health and Medical Data Compliance - Magdalena Kogut as chair - part of Track II Health and Medical Data Compliance.

Wednesday, April 19 

  • 14:00 - Metaverse and Privacy Compliance: Challenges and Opportunities – Charlotte De Thaye as chair, part of track I Technology and Compliance.

  • 15:00 - From Compliance to Certification - Geert Somers as speaker - part of Track III Accountability, Trust and PET.

Thursday, April 20 

  • 9:00 - GDPR Certification - Pieter Gryffroy as chair - part of Track IV Deep Dives In.

  • 14:00 - Chat GPT/ Open AI and Privacy – Charlotte De Thaye as chair - part of Track IV Deep Dives In.

Friday, April 21

  • 14:00 - Consent and Legitimate Interests in Practice - Pieter Gryffroy as chair - part of Track III Deep Dives In.

For more information and to register for the conference, please see

8:30h - 16:15h
Hotel Intercontinental Warsaw, Poland

4th Conference on New Technologies Law - Current Problems and New Challenges

On November 8th 2022, Magdalena is participating in a panel about “Protection of personal data and privacy in modern technologies - upcoming changes, trends and challenges” at the 4th Conference on New Technologies Law - Current Problems and New Challenges. The event is held in Warsaw, in Polish.

Click here for more information and registration.

10:36 – 11:30 am EAT
Strathmore University, Nairobi

How to effectively achieve compliance as small businesses in Kenya?

Liesa Boghaert zal tijdens het 4e Privacy Symposium Africa in Nairobi deelnemen aan een panelgesprek over de vraag hoe KMO’s in Kenya (en Afrika) op doeltreffende wijze kunnen voldoen aan het toepasselijke gegevensbeschermingsrecht. Liesa zal Europese inzichten en lessons-learnt bijbrengen voor zowel KMO’s als toezichthoudende autoriteiten.

Meer info:

16.30 - 17.30 PM
Aula Magna Ca' Dolfin, Ca' Foscari University (Venice)

2022 Privacy Symposium Conference: Legitimate Interest in Practice

The 2022 Privacy Symposium Conference is developed as a non-commercial event, which aims at promoting international dialogue, cooperation, and knowledge sharing on data protection, innovative technologies, and compliance. Any remaining fund from the event will be reinvested in the organizing of the following editions. The programme is focused on high-quality content and is intended to be objective and technology-neutral.

Geert Somers will be the Chair for the Legitimate Interest in Practice panel.

Click here for more information about the programme and for registration.

9.45 - 10.30 AM

VIII Polish Congress of Data Protection Law: “Data Transfers – What Has Changed Over the Last Year?”

During the VIII Polish Congress of Data Protection Law, Magdalena Kogut-Czarkowska will present “Data Transfers – What Has Changed Over the Last Year?”

This is an online event, taking place from 23 - 25 March. It will be held in Polish.

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13.15 - 13.45 PM

VII Polish Congress on Personal Data Protection

On 13 October 2021, Magdalena Kogut-Czarkowska will speak at an online conference: VII Polish Congress on Personal Data Protection Law. Her main topic is: 'The draft EU regulation on e-privacy - what awaits us?'.

Magdalena will discuss a few subjects:

  • Cookies - will it be easier?
  • Direct marketing all over again
  • ePrivacy and GDPR - what to remember

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VI Polish Congress of Personal Data Protection Law

On 23 April 2021, Magdalena Kogut – Czarkowska will speak at an online conference „VI Polski Kongres Prawa Ochrony Danych Osobowych” (VI Polish Congress of Personal Data Protection Law) on recent the developments on the rules of international transfers of personal data.

The event will be held in Polish. 

More information and registration