16/01/2020 | 09:00 | Conferences and seminars

Data Protection Day 2020: Facing New Challenges

The representatives of both public and private sector will have a possibility to discuss progress made towards increased personal data protection and opportunity for creating new values.     

Could GDPR be seen as a business opportunity in the data-driven economy? What is the impact of artificial intelligence across industries? How to protect your digital identity in an era of online manipulation and misuse of personal data? “Data protection day 2020: Facing new challenges” conference will provide collaborative environment to raise these questions, highlight opportunities and tackle common future challenges of a hyper-connected world.


8:00 - 9:00       Registration
9:00 - 9:35       Introductory speeches by Mr. Anto Rajkovača, Director of the Agency for Personal Data Protection Mr. Ivan Malenica, Minister of Administration of the Republic of Croatia Mr. Dražen Bošnjaković, Minister of Justice of the Republic of Croatia Dr. Sc. Davor Bozinovic, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Interior and Envoy of the Prime Minister
9:35 - 10:00     Break / press statement

Introductory speeches

10:00 - 10:20     Ph.D. Wojciech Wiewiórowski, European Data Protection Supervisor
10:20 - 10:40     Mr Bernard Gršić, State Secretary, Central Office for the Development of Digital Society

I. Online manipulation, profiling and misuse of personal information

10:40 - 11:00    Ph.D. Mario Oetheimer, Deputy Head of Research and Data Division, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, Algorithmic Profiling and Protection of Personal Data
11:00 - 11:20    Ms Mary Bridget Donnelly, Assistant Commissioner, Irish Data Protection Commission, "Experience of the Irish supervisory authority in the application of GDPR"
11:20 - 11:40    Ph.D. Gordan Akrap, Institute for Hybrid Conflict Research "Personal Data, Social Networks and Impact Operations"
11:40 - 12:00    Mr. Alen Delić, Senior Information Security Consultant, Diverto Ltd., "Social Engineering and Data Monetization"
12:00 - 12:30   Coffee break

II. GDPR as a business opportunity in a data-driven economy

12:30 - 12:50    Mr Bruno Gencarelli, Head of Department for International Flow and Data Protection, European Commission, "Data Protection and Growing Convergence at the International Level"

12:50 - 13:10    Ph.D. Katarina Siber Makar, CEO of IN2 Group, "Protecting Data in an Online World"
13:10 - 13:30    Ph.D. Drazen Lucic, Head of Information Security, Croatian Chamber of Commerce, "Information Security: Cost or Savings for the Digital Economy"
13:30 - 14:50    Lunch Exposure
14:50 - 15:10    Mr. Ventsislav Karadjov, Vice-President of the European Data Protection Board III. Protecting Digital Identity and Privacy in a Hyperlinked World
15:10 - 15:30    Mr. Hrvoje Hadžić, Strategy and Business Development, Ericsson Nikola Tesla d.d., "5G as the basis of transformation of industry and society"
15:30 - 15:50    Mr. Tobias Judin, Head of International Division, Datatilsynet, Norwegian Data Protection Authority, "Application of data protection mechanisms in process and IT system design"
15:50 - 16:10    Mr. Alban Schmutz, Vice-President for Strategic Development and Public Affairs, OVH Group, "Cloud Computing and Compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation"  -       

16:10 - 16:30    Coffee break


16:30 - 18:00     Artificial intelligence and new challenges for data protection                                

doc. dr. sc. Tihomir Katulić, Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb                                

- Ph.D. Wojciech Wiewiórowski, European Data Protection Supervisor
- Ph.D. Mario Oetheimer, Deputy Head of Research and Data Division, European Union Agency for Fundamental rights
- Mr Tomislav Majerić, Head of Public Sector for Central and Eastern Europe, IBM
- Mr Saša Bilić, Chairman of the Management Board of the Agency for Information Systems and Information Technology Support (APIS)
- doc. dr. sc. Vladimir Čeperić, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb Assoc.
- dr. sc. Markus Schatten, Faculty of Organization and Informatics, University of Zagreb

16/01/2020 09:00 - 16/01/2020 18:00
Event Category
Conferences and seminars
Council Configuration
General Affairs, GAC