20 June 2016

In the coming days the European Commission will announce the Privacy Shield deal - an outcome of the negotiations with the US counterpart on data transfers across the Atlantic.

#EIFAsks: Does the Privacy Shield solve Europe’s problem?

Last week Angelika Niebler MEP invited Renate Nikolay, Head of the Cabinet of Commissioner Vera Jourova, Daniel Fesler from Baker McKenzie, and John Frank from Microsoft, to discuss what Europe needs to fully enjoy the economic advantages of data enabled transatlantic businesses, while ensuring its citizens right to privacy. 

EIF asked the panellists does the Privacy Shield as it stands solve Europe’s problem?



  • 1:09:27 Geo-blocking: the next steps
  • 6:03 Patrick Breyer MEP - Encryption, data protection and law enforcement
  • 2:56 Rasmus Andresen MEP - Encryption, data protection and law enforcement

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