Parallel Session 9: Evolution of Global Standards for Privacy and Data Protection

Parallel Session 9: Evolution of Global Standards for Privacy and Data Protection

Following the entry into force of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a new standard of demands and responsibilities has been set out for those handling personal information and data. In a post-GDPR society, how have other governments responded to protect users from the exploitation of their data, and can a global standard for privacy and encryption be achieved?