Data protection

Information sessions: General Data Protection Regulation

This page was last modified on 09-08-2017

The European General Data Protection Regulation will take effect on 25 May 2018. It will establish a single data protection regime across Europe

In order to inform you on the future rules that will apply and to anticipate the possible changes for your business, the National Commission for Data protection (Commission nationale pour la protection des données - CNPD) organises 2 information sessions:  

  • in French, on Wednesday 18 October 2017;
  • in English, on Thursday 19 October 2017.

The information sessions will take place in the premises of the CNPD from 8.30 to 15.30.

Participation is free of charge. Please note that the number of available seats is limited

Registration to the event is mandatory and must be carried out by email to:, at the latest by 11 October 2017.

The CNPD also provides a preparatory guide for the new General Data Protection Regulation.