Keyword:Data-flows

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Transatlantic Data Flows and Data Protection: The State of the Debate


Last week we talked about the benefits and challenges of transatlantic data flows in the 21st century. This week we want to look at the challenges in particular, though in a less theoretical light. We want to explore, what the state of play regarding data flows and data protection between the EU and the US is right now. What regulatory systems are in place and what are the immediate developments we can expect in this relationship. More ...

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UPCOMING: GED-Seminar on Digital Trade
“Shaping Free & Safe Transatlantic Data Flows: Benefits & Challenges”


Over the past twenty years, cross-border data flows have become a strategic and necessary element of the transatlantic economic relationship. But while they contribute highly to vast economic growth on both sides they also come with their own set of complex regulatory burdens and risks. On our “Transatlantic Data Flow Conference” we want to discuss those benefits and challenges and think about how to best shape data flows between the US and the EU in the future. More ...

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GED @ ... Seminar on Digital Trade


To discuss both the benefits and challenges of transatlantic data flows and how to shape such flows in a free and save way for the future, the GED team together with the “Global Economy and Development” program at the Brookings Institution will be holding a conference in Berlin on May 26th. More ...