Trier, Germany

European Data Protection Law

when 25 September 2023 - 29 September 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 20 EC
fee EUR 1150

The aim of this summer course is to give participants all the necessary tools for successful implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation in their daily practice.

It will provide them with comprehensive knowledge of the fundamentals of European data protection law through interactive study of both relevant legislation and case law. The course will combine presentations and practical workshop activities, all led by high-level experts in the field.

Course leader

Magdalena Kędzior

Sabine Framing

Target group

Lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel, EU and national civil servants seeking an introduction to European data protection law.

Course aim

Key topics
- The General Data Protection Regulation (GPDR) and e-Privacy Directive
- The emerging EU tech laws and their interplay with GDPR
- Protection of citizens’ digital rights in practice and available remedies
- What is the role of Data Protection Officers (DPOs)?
- Data protection authorities’ tools for consistent GDPR implementation
- Roles of the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) and of the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS)
- The EU toolkit for international data transfers
- Social media, big data, cloud computing, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Fee info

EUR 1150: Standard
EUR 862: EU and ERA patrons/Young lawyers and other groups


Scholarships available (Early registration discounts)