FRA attends the spring conference of data protection authorities

On 16-17 May, FRA attended the spring conference of data protection authorities, ‘Protecting privacy: the challenge ahead’.

The conference, hosted by the Portuguese data protection authority (DPA), addressed important issues related to the way DPAs are collaborating to ensure an efficient implementation of data protection rules against the background of fast developing technologies. The participants also discussed the modernisation of the Council of Europe data protection convention and the data protection reform package currently being discussed at EU level.