Christopher Millard

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Queen Mary University of London

Professor of Privacy and Information Law

Christopher Millard has over 35 years of experience in technology law, both in academia and legal practice. He is Professor of Privacy and Information Law in the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London, and is Senior Counsel to the law firm Bristows LLP. He has led the Cloud Legal Project since it was established at QMUL in 2009 and has been Joint Director of the Microsoft Cloud Computing Research Centre since it was launched in 2014. He is co-author and editor of Cloud Computing Law (Oxford University Press, 2nd edition 2020) and is a founding editor of both the International Journal of Law and IT and of International Data Privacy Law.


According to the Chambers and Partners Directory: "Christopher Millard is widely seen as a thought leader in the data protection field. He is praised by commentators as a 'forward thinker’ and ‘a hugely impressive speaker who really does know his stuff’.” … “One satisfied interviewee commented: ‘One hour of Millard’s time is better than five of almost any other privacy lawyer’s’."

 

Contributions by Christopher Millard

  • Privacy vs. Technology: Managing Compliance While Leveraging the Latest Tech
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020 - Canceled
  • Brexit and GDPR: Implications for Canada and the EU
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2019
  • GDPR vs. Technology
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Brexit and GDPR: Implications for Canada and the EU
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2018
  • GDPR vs Technology 1:00-5:30
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • Forced Localization of Cloud Services: Is Privacy the Real Driver?
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2017
  • The Privacy Pro’s Field Guide to Cloud Contracting and Compliance 9:30-5:30
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2017
  • The Privacy Pro’s Field Guide to Cloud Contracting and Compliance
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Managing Privacy Risks in Cloud Deployments: What Is and Is Not Negotiable
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2015
  • Cloud Computing Contracting and Compliance: Why All Privacy Pros Need to Get Up-to-Speed
    Privacy Perspectives