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09.30 – 10.00: Coffee and refreshments

10.00 - 10.10: Introduction

10.10 – 11.30: Session 1: The Pathway to Google Spain

(Chair: Dr Kirsty Hughes, University of Cambridge)

  • Professor Artemi Rallo Lombarte, Jaume I University and former Director of Spanish Data Protection Authority
  • Jef Ausloos, KU Leuven
  • Dr. Orla Lynskey, London School of Economics

11.30 – 12.00: Coffee and refreshments

12.00 – 13.30: Session 2: The Changing Landscape for Search Engines After Google Spain

(Chair: Dr Richard Danbury, University of Cambridge)

  • Willem Debeuckelaere, President, Belgium Data Protection Authority (Keynote)
  • William Malcolm, Senior Privacy Counsel, Google
  • Julia Powles, University of Cambridge
  • Eduardo Ustaran, Partner, Hogan Lovells

13.30 – 14.30: Lunch

14.30 – 16.00: Session 3: The General Shape of EU Internet Regulation After Google Spain

(Chair: Judith Townend, Centre for Law and Information Policy, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies)

  • Dr. David Erdos, University of Cambridge
  • David Smith, UK Deputy Information Commissioner
  • Hugh Tomlinson QC, Matrix Chambers
  • James Leaton Gray, Controller, Information Policy, BBC

16.00 – 16.30: Coffee and Refreshments

16.30 – 17.45: Session 4: Jurisdiction, Applicable Law and Beyond after Google Spain

(Chair: Nora Ní Loideain, University of Cambridge) 

  • Prof. Dr. Johannes Caspar, Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information
  • Brendan Van Alsenoy, KU Leuven, ICRI/CIR, iMinds
  • Christian Wiese Svanberg, Attorney-at-law, Plesner

17.45 – 18.30: Reception

19.30 - Late: Conference Dinner


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