The ICEL is delighted to hold the 5th annual Data Protection Conference, just one year after the entry into force of the GDPR. A leading group of Irish and European experts will discuss a variety of topics on the GDPR and data protection in general.

The conference will take place from 9.30 am until 5 pm in the Spencer Hotel, Excise Walk, IFSC, Dublin 1.

The titles of the paper to be delivered at the conference include:

  • Co-operation and Consistency at the European Data Protection Board – One Year In
  • Third Party Processing
  • Lessons Learned – Privacy from the Inside
  • Won’t Somebody Please Think of the Children? Data Protection, Children, and the Digital Age of Consent
  • Data Protection in Schools
  • Data Protection, the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, and the ECHR
  • Damages for Non-Material Damage Under the GDPR

Confirmed speakers for the conference include:

  • Dr Denis Kelleher of LinkedIn
  • Professor Catherine Donnelly BL, Trinity College Dublin, the Law Library, and Blackstone Chambers
  • Dr Claire Hogan BL, Law Library
  • Professor Eoin O’Dell, Trinity College Dublin
  • Deirdre Crowley , Crowley Solicitors
  • Cormac Murphy, Crowley Solicitors
  • AnnaMorgan of the Irish Data Protection Commission
  • Dr Stephen Brittain BL, Law Library and ICEL

The conference programme is available here:

Tickets for this conference are available here:

Please note that the Spencer Hotel is located within a short walk from Grand Canal Dock, a convenient distant from many law firms, and easily accessible on the Luas Red Line from the Criminal Courts of Justice, Blackhall Place, and the Four Courts.

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