Interview with Paul Breitbarth, Nymity

Paul Breitbarth joined Nymity in 2016 as Director of EU Certification Research and Senior Solutions Advisor and will speak at this year's Privacy Conference. In our interview, he weighs in on the biggest challenges posed by the GDPR and what privacy topics need to be discussed in the future. What is the biggest change for you in the new EU data protection framework? Paul Breitbart: In general, I see that a lot of organisations are struggling with their overall approach to the GDPR... Read more

Watch the Video Teaser for #pco17

The international Privacy Conference in Berlin will discuss the current privacy and data protection challenges along with more than 200 privacy experts from companies, academia and regulators. See what former speakers have to say about the event.Read more

One in five IT companies have so far ignored the GDPR

In less than a year, companies in Germany and Europe will face fines in the million euros if they fail to implement the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). However, one in five IT and digital companies (19 per cent) have not yet dealt with the topic and only one in three (34 per cent) has started to organize or even implement the first measures. Four out of ten companies (42 per cent) are currently working on the subject, but have not started to implement measures, and 5 per cent did not or could not provide any information... Read more