Privacy Officers Network

11 - 12 March 2008

Madrid, Spain


Introduction to Spain’s Data Protection Agency - Dr Artemi Rallo Lombarte, Director

Roundtable with the new Director of Spain's Data Protection Agency and his senior colleagues

Tuesday 11 March 2008

Briefing and Host: Javier Fernández-Samaniego, Partner, and colleagues, Bird & Bird, Madrid

1. Key differences - between Spain's new DP Regulations (Royal Decree 1720/2007), EU DP Directive 95/46, and current regulations

2. Hot topics:

  • Rules on gathering of data subjects' consent and the criteria for making data processing legitimate
  • Use of data processors/sub-processing
  • New regulations on data processing for marketing purposes
  • Security Measures in the new regulations
  • Binding Corporate Rules.

3. Enforcement - Relevant cases

Wednesday 12 March 2008

Roundtable with Professor Artemi Rallo Lombarte, Commissioner and senior colleagues.