Nikolay Zisov, Partner at Boyanov & Co. gave a presentation at the first International Conference Trust, Privacy and Security of Personal Data in the Digital World organized by the Bulgarian Commission for Personal Data Protection in Sofia on 17-19 November 2015.
His presentation titled The Consent of the Data Subject in the Digital Environment focuses on the main characteristics and elements of the valid consent given in digital environment. It discusses the practice and some of the key opinions of the EU authorities and the Bulgarian Commission in this field, and presents practical problems related to the process of giving of consent which technological companies are facing in the context of rapid technology and Internet development.
The Conference was opened by the Chair of the Commission for Personal Data Protection, Mr. Ventsislav Karadjov, and the European Data Protection Supervisor, Mr. Giovanni Buttarelli. The event attracted more than 30 leading specialists from the IT and data protection field who provided powerful insight into the latest thinking in the area of privacy in digital reality. The conference was attended by 200 delegates from Bulgaria and abroad.
The detailed report on the topic, prepared by Nikolay Zisov in collaboration with experts from the Commission for Personal Data Protection will be available on the conference website at: https://cpdp.bg/conference/en/2015/.