Data sharing critical to close ‘innovation blackhole’ for rare diseases

By |julij 13th, 2020|data, EUCOPE, health data, News, Orphan drugs, rare diseases, real world evidence|

Access to data and 'real world evidence' obtained from observational data is needed to help push research and innovation on rare diseases, with support needed to encourage and harmonise this across Europe, stakeholders have said. 

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Altmaier argues against ‘international monopolies’ in the platform economy

By |julij 7th, 2020|data, Data strategy, ePrivacy, ePrivacy Regulation, EU, German presidency, Internal Market Committee, News, Peter Altmaier, platform economy, platforms|

A "well-regulated" platform economy should allow for small and medium-sized enterprises to compete fairly and should not lead to the formation of "international monopolies", German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Tuesday (7 July).

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EU data watchdog argues for moratorium on recognition technology

By |julij 1st, 2020|automated recognition, biometric, biometric data, biometric; facial recognition, data, data protection, EDPS, European Data Protection Supervisor, facial recognition, moratorium, News, Privacy, Wojciech Wiewiórowski|

Automated recognition technologies in public spaces should be temporarily banned, the EU's institutional data protection watchdog has said, arguing in favour of a moratorium.

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Achieving a digital and sustainable recovery

By |junij 29th, 2020|data, Digital, News, pandemic, security COVID-19, sustainability|

The COVID-19 crisis led to new creative solutions and long-term policies to make society more resilient to future shocks.

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Altmaier charts Gaia-X as the beginning of a ‘European data ecosystem’

By |junij 5th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, cloud, cloud infrastructure, data, data protection, Gaia-X, News, Peter Altmaier|

France and Germany’s ambitious bid to create a European cloud data infrastructure to stave off US and Chinese competitors was launched on Thursday (4 June), as Ministers Bruno Le Maire and Peter Altmaier revealed more on their landmark Gaia-X project.

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EPP cite controversial PEPP-PT as example for single European COVID-19 app

By |april 21st, 2020|#DP3T, Axel Voss, centralised, coronavirus, COVID-19, data, data protection, decentralised, EPP, Hering Schuppener, Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, News, Pan-European Privacy-Preserving Proximity Tracing, Patrick Breyer, PEPP-PT, Privacy, Renew Europe, S&D, Sophie in’t Veld|

The controversial Pan-European Privacy-Preserving Proximity Tracing (PEPP-PT) project provides a good example of how an EU COVID-19 mobile app should function, the European Parliament's largest political group said on Tuesday (21 April), drawing critic...

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Commission to probe COVID-19 apps in Europe 

By |april 2nd, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, data, data protection, EU, GDPR, News, Thierry Breton|

The European Commission is monitoring the use of mobile applications used in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic to make sure that the bloc's "values and rules" are not being infringed upon, Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton said on Th...

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Commission touts importance of ‘data for common good’ amid COVID-19 privacy concerns

By |marec 25th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID19, data, data protection, EU, News, Privacy, symptom tracker, Thierry Breton, ZOE|

The European Commission will task EU governments with establishing structures that facilitate the use of data for the 'common good' before the end of the year. The executive is hoping that the response to the Coronavirus crisis can demonstrate the powe...

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‘Prepare for all eventualities’ on UK-EU data transfers, EDPS says

By |februar 26th, 2020|adequacy agreement, Boris Johnson, data, data transfer, EU, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, News, UK, Wojciech Wiewiórowski|

There could be a series of 'obstacles' in terms of securing an EU-UK adequacy agreement on post-Brexit data transfers and the bloc should therefore 'take steps to prepare for all eventualities,' the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) has said t...

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LEAK: Commission outlines plan to create single EU data space by 2030

By |februar 14th, 2020|big data, cloud computing, data, digital strategy, Margrethe Vestager, News|

The EU wants to create by the end of the decade a genuine single market for data that corresponds to its economic power, prioritising nine "strategic sectors" including health, climate, agriculture and energy, and dedicating up to €6 billion to investment in data centres, according to the Commission’s data strategy seen by EURACTIV.com.

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