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Future of data economy: a conversation with Thierry Breton and Maximilian Schrems

How will the data travel between the EU and the US in the aftermath of the Schrems II ruling?

Date: November 24, 2020, 10:00 am Topic: Innovation & Competition Policy

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Bruegel · Future of data economy: a conversation with Thierry Breton and Maximilian Schrems

The Schrems II judgement issued by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) disables two of the main mechanisms employed today to enable data transfers between the EU and the US.

At this event, we are in conversation with the European Commissioner for Internal Market, Thierry Breton, and a privacy rights activist, Maximilian Schrems, to discuss the effect this ruling will have on the future of the data economy.

Schedule

Nov 24, 2020

10:00-11:00

Conversation

Chair: J. Scott Marcus, Senior Fellow

Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Market

Maximilian Schrems, Co-founder, NOYB – European Center for Digital Rights

Speakers

Thierry Breton

European Commissioner for Internal Market

J. Scott Marcus

Senior Fellow

Maximilian Schrems

Co-founder, NOYB – European Center for Digital Rights

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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