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ENISA ED Udo Helmbrecht at the Digital Enlightenment Forum 2013

Today (19th September), ENISA's Executive Director, Professor Udo Helmbrecht, took part in the Digital Enlightenment Forum 2013.

Published on September 19, 2013

Professor Hembrecht presented ENISA's work on Trustworthy Infrastructure for Personal Data Management. The key points of his presentation were:

  • The Right to be Forgotten: ENISA addressed the technical means of assisting the enforcement of the right to be forgotten.
  • Notification about security breaches in EU legislation: Notification schemes are crucial for transparency and awareness about the risks of processing personal data in online systems.
  • Standardisation: The current approach towards standards in the EU needs vision for the future.


The Digital Enlightenment Forum 2013 took place from 18-19 September in Brussels. This year's discussions were focused on personal data and citizenship in the digital society. Key speakers included Sir Tim Berners-Lee (Director World Wide Web Consortium), Robert Madelin (Director General CNECT, EC) and Peter Hustinx (European Data Protection Supervisor).


For more information:  Digital Enlightment Forum


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