Spolek pro ochranu Osobních údaju

Czech Republic

About

The Association for the Protection of Personal Data is the largest association of professionals involved in the processing and protection of personal data in business, local government and public administration in the Czech Republic. It is also a professional organization of Data protection officers in the Czech Republic. The association was founded in 2014 and currently has over 250 members.

Key Facts

Chairman
Vladan Rámiš

Contact Person
Vladan Rámiš, Dominik Vítek (Secretary for International Relations)

Date of incorporation
14th October 2014

Topics / Working Groups

  • for DPOs
  • for the processing of personal data in health care and pharmacy
  • GDPR Impacts on Innovative Sector
  • for the Media Sector and Journalists
  • Privacy in the Financial Sector
  • Direct Marketing and Internet Advertising
  • for Cybersecurity
  • for electronic communications
  • for universities and high schools

News from Spolek pro ochranu Osobních údaju

Online conference in Prague

Online conference in Prague

On the occasion of the Data Privacy Day, the Czech Data Protection Association participated as co-organizer (with Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic) on an online conference focusing mainly on the topic of the transfer of personal data outside EU after...

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New Czech commentary on GDPR

New Czech commentary on GDPR

A new commentary on GDPR was published in the Czech Republic by C.H.Beck Publishing house. Most of the authors of the commentary are members of the Czech Data Protection Association. The leading authors are JUDr. Vladan Rámiš, Ph.D. and JUDr. Miroslav Uřičař....

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Backstage video of online conference

Backstage video of online conference

On October 6th 2020, the Czech Data Protection Association held its traditional conference on personal data protection, this year under the name “GDPR2020”. Holding a conference at the time of the coronavirus is always a bit of a shot in the dark. It may happen that...

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GDPR Conference 2020 in Prague

GDPR Conference 2020 in Prague

On October 6th 2020, the Czech Data Protection Association held its traditional conference on personal data protection, this year under the name “GDPR2020”. A number of experts from both the Czech Republic and abroad spoke at the conference, including Mr. Jiří Kaucký,...

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Whistleblowing workshop in Prague

The Czech Data Protection Association together with the Union of Corporate Lawyers of the Czech Republic organized on September 11, 2020 a workshop on the topic of  personal data processing within Whistleblowing and Compliance. The subject of the discussion was in...

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New Chairman of the Czech Office for Personal Data Protection

Mr. Jiří Kaucký has become the new Chairman of The Office for Personal Data Protection. In the Czech Republic, the chairman of the supervisory authority is elected by the upper chamber of parliament (Senate). Mr. Kaucký was elected on Thursday, August 20, as the new...

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Data Protection Officer of the year 2019 in the Czech Republic

Data Protection Officer of the year 2019 in the Czech Republic

This year, the Czech Association for Personal Data Protection organised the second “DPO of the Year” award. Voting took place in the following categories: the best DPO in the private sector in the Czech Republic,  the best DPO in the public sector in the Czech...

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Seminar on cyber-attack using ransomware “RYUK” in Prague

Seminar on cyber-attack using ransomware “RYUK” in Prague

On Thursday, January 16, 2020, the congress center of Prague Hospital “Na Homolce” was filled to the last place. The meeting devoted to the cyber-attack of ransomware “RYUK”, which shut down the hospital in small Czech town Benešov for several weeks at the end of last...

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Members

Effective members

EFDPO Austria
EFDPO Greece
EFDPO Portugal
EFDPO Czech Republic
EFDPO Germany
EFDPO Slovakia
EFDPO France
EFDPO Liechtenstein
EFDPO Switzerland member

Associate members

EFDPO Brazil member
EFDPO Croatia member

Effective members

Austria

Austria

Czech Republic

Czech Republic

France

France

Germany

Germany

Greece

Greece

Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein

Portugal

Portugal

Slovakia

Slovakia

Slovakia

Slovakia

Associate members

Brazil

Brazil

Croatia

Croatia