APDPO Portugal – Association of Data Protection and Security Professionals
APDPO PORTUGAL is the association that brings together Data Protection Professionals and provides dialogue and exchange of experiences. These leaders are in charge of reconciling two different principles in 21st century digital societies: reinforcing and guaranteeing data privacy as a fundamental right of individuals and promoting innovation in this area.
President of the Board
Number of members
200 members (∼ 1000 DPOs)
Date of incorporation
15th December 2017
Training, Certification, Ethics and Communication
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News From APDPO
Interview with Vitorino Gouveia about Anonymisation and “Pseudonymisation”
The inclusion in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)¹ of “pseudonymisation” as a data protection measure is new, when compared to the existing European directive². Thus, in the GDPR the word (or the concept) “pseudonymisation” occurs somehow 15 times, while in the previous directive it did not appear once.
National Insights: Thinking holistically about AI
EFDPO member Association APDPO inteveiwed Eduardo Magrani, currently Senior Consultant at CCA Law Firm, on the current trends, risks and benefits of Artificial Intelligence and how the topic is related to data protection issues. What are the regulatory trends for...
DPO|magazine nº02 is online!
DPO|magazine is a free online magazine, edited in Portuguese and English by APDPO Portugal. The seco d issue contains - among others - an article by Xavier Leclerc, president of French EFDPO member UDPO. The magazine can be read here >> www.dpomag.com . You can...
DPO OPEN TALKS: Free Online Conference
The Portuguese EFDPO member association APDPO Portugal invites DPOs and industry professionals from all over Europe to participate in the first edition of DPO OPEN TALKS. This free online event will take place on the 25th and 26th of November. The programm on November...
First issue of DPO|magazine now available online
The Portuguese EFDPO member association APDPO Portugal just launched DPO|magazine. Being an APDPO project, it is nonetheless a bilingual magazine (Portuguese and English), whose aim is to reach audiences across Europe. While the first issue already contains some...
DPO|magazine to be launched in October
With all professionals of personal data protection, privacy and information security in mind, we embraced the challenge of editing DPO|magazine, a project designed, developed and implemented by APDPO Portugal. The growing importance of the Data Protection Officer in...
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