Collective Action Conference

23 October 2018

Brussels, Belgium


A side event to the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners


To raise awareness of upcoming challenges flowing from the GDPR’s Art. 80 on individuals’ right of redress via collective (class) action.

Date and Location

Tuesday 23 October 2018
14.30 - 17.30

Venue: The Hotel, Boulevard de Waterloo 38, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium
5 minutes walking distance from the Palais d’Egmont (venue of closed sessions)


This workshop is free to attend but by registration only as places are limited.

This event qualifies for 3 SRA CPD hours

In association with Sponsored by
Brussels Privacy Hub McDermott Will & Emery


Conference Programme

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  • Professor Gloria González Fuster, Brussels Privacy Hub, Belgium
  • Stewart Dresner, Chief Executive, Privacy Laws & Business, UK
  • David Martin Ruiz, Senior Legal Officer, BEUC - The European Consumer Organisation, Belgium
  • Dr. Boris Uphoff, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery, Germany
  • Wojciech Wiewiórowski, Assistant European Data Protection Supervisor, Brussels
  • Ashley Winton, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery, UK