Entries by Administrateur APDL

Data retention and destruction under the GDPR

The APDL and Sopra Steria organized a virtual breakfast “Guidelines on the retention and destruction of data under the GDPR” on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The content of this event was based on a guide developed by the APDL Technical Commission which had initiated work on the management of […]

CALL FOR TRUSTWORTHY INSTANT MESSAGING

APDL joined the call for the implementation of secure instant messaging standards that protect privacy and people’s rights, and that do not rely on a single entity. We are currently 25 supporting entities and seek to increase the number of public and private players as well as citizens joining the movement. The Position Paper, including […]

Webinar CREOBIS

CREOBIS will organize in Luxembourg on February 23 a webinar devoted to the new obligations in terms of the transfer of personal data. You will find attached the link to the training web page: https://creobis.eu/event/GDPR-Transfert-de-donnees APDL members benefit from a 10% reduction on registration fees with the code: W009-APDL This event is the sole responsibility of […]

DPO of the year 2020

The award goes to Eric Bedell, DPO of Franklin Templeton. When receiving the Award, Eric Bedell declared he “gives a lot of value to the DPO of the Year award as it is bestowed by peers.” Stéphane Omnes, DPO of POST Luxembourg, underlined that “DPO had to manage new challenges due to the health situation.” […]

Covid-19 tracking applications and your personal data

Do the Covid tracking applications respect the fundamental principles of personal data protection? Emma Goodwin and Renaud Le Squeren, two administrators of the APDL brought elements of answers on the subject during the webinar given as part of Cybersecurity Week 2020. Find the presentation support here: APDL Cybersecurity week RLS Replay : https://youtu.be/ppaLvft1umE Link to the […]

6th Annual General Meeting

The APDL Annual General Meeting  took place on Wednesday, October 7 in the premises of DSM. Following the candidacies submitted prior to the General Assembly meeting, fourteen members were elected to replace members of the board of directors at the end of their term of office or who have resigned, in the persons of: Nathalie […]

Survey LëtzBlock

LëtzBlock, the Luxembourg Blockchain & DLT Association, is currently drafting a paper on “smart contracts” legal framework in Luxembourg and has recently launched a survey to invite interested stakeholders to share their views on this topic(with a focus on legal and regulatory matters). As a preliminary remark, the starting point for our survey was the […]

European Security Forum

We are happy to support the European IT security and data protection gathering, European Security Forum, held on September 15th and 16th*, 2020 online. To comply with the health restrictions and stop the spread of the virus, the event – from conferences to networking sessions – will be available via video from all around the […]