16 to 20 September 2024 Trier, Germany

Summer Course on European Data Protection Law

Published 4 months ago


This summer course is intended to give participants an overview of the fundamentals of European data protection law. It will tackle the main legal questions related to the application of GDPR and related instruments by discussing legislative developments, relevant case law as well as by solving practical case studies. One will have the opportunity to interact with high-level experts who will help to deal with everyday data protection issues.

Key topics

  • The fundamentals of European data protection law
  • Crossroads of GDPR and ePrivacy
  • Roles and responsibilities of data controllers, processors and(joined-) controllers
  • Protection of citizens’ rights and available remedies in practice
  • Supervision over data protection compliance
  • The role of Data Protection Officers (DPOs)
  • International data transfers
  • Handing personal data breaches
  • Data Protection Impact Assessment
  • Compliance with data protection rules

Who should attend?

This summer course will transmit basic knowledge in the field of European data protection law. It is addressed to lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel, EU and national civil servants seeking an introduction to European data protection law.

Details on the program, fee and registration can be found on the course website.