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(Please note that all notes from Live Blogging were taken live and might contain some errors) Last session from the Public Voice events – http://thepublicvoice.org/events/madrid09/ Presenting the declaration – Global Privacy Standards for a Global World, The Civil Society Declaration Madrid, Spain, 3 November 2009 Ms. Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner, Canada (Canada) Describing Canada’s situation.… » read more

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See the previous workshops coverage Moderator: Prof. Yves Poullet, Computing Research Centre, Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix (Belgium) Mr. Pedro Martinez, Fiscal, Madrid High Court (Spain) Data retention directive – scope to monitor citizens Implementation in spain – software SITEL – part of Interpol. Discussion on spanish issues regarding wiretapping and data retetion directive… » read more

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Moderator: Ms. Anna Fielder, TACD, Privacy International (UK) Mr. Michael Donohue, OECD Cloud computing = industralization of IT. No formal defition, cloud servicies – convienient on-demand access to services over the Internet. Policy – security & privacy. But also procurement (govt buyer of claud services), broadband access, competition policy, IP + consumer protection. Tension between… » read more

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Live blogging from the Public Voice Coalition – Global Privacy Standards for a Global World – check out the programme here. Held in conjunction with the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Also watch #globalprivacy on twitter or EDRi’s twitter account Marc Rotenberg starts talking about Public Coalition, thanking Katitza Rodriguez for her help… » read more

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