Author Archives: paolo calvi

About paolo calvi

Data Protection Consultant at Partners4Innovation - P4I. Formerly Data Protection Specialist (within Mediaset Group IT department) and freelance Privacy Consultant. TÜV CDP certification owner as "Privacy Officer".

ePrivacy Regulation Proposal and GDPR

The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) has published an Opinion on the Proposal for a Regulation on Privacy and Electronic Communications (ePrivacy Regulation), which will complement the GDPR within the European Data Protection Framework. Buttarelli appreciates several positive aspects of the Proposal and also the fact that the legislator has adopted some of its previous… Read More »

Final DPO Guidelines

Following three months of consultation (with the contribution of Europrivacy as well), Working Party Art29 adopted, on April 5 2017, the final guidelines regarding Portability of Data, Data Protection Officer (DPO) and the criteria for the identification of the “lead authority” according to the GDPR. In addition, the WP29 during the plenary meeting of April… Read More »

GDPR in practice

Everybody is talking about GDPR in every session at Security Summit this year, whatever the topic, but in practice what companies are doing to get prepared? Alessandro Vallega started from here to introduce the conference dedicated by Europrivacy to the new European Regulation, on the second day of the Summit organized by Clusit in Milan.… Read More »

Cyber Crime and Compliance at Milan Politecnico

The headlines go to the Cyber Crime attacks, but ultimately the Compliance remains the main expense leverage in IT security, at least for SMEs. That’s what emerges from the 2016 Survey by the Information Security & Privacy Observatory of the Milan Politecnico School of Management, presented on 2/2 at the conference “Cyber Crime: the invisible threat… Read More »

A “sustainable and effective” Privacy for SMEs

Among the speeches at the GDPR conference held at Politecnico University in Milan on 17/1 (see HERE for full report), particularly enlightening i found the one by Sergio Fumagalli (Coordinator of Europrivacy), dedicated to the impact of GDPR on SMEs. The reasoning was prompted by the need to contextualize the application of regulations to the… Read More »