Felix Wittern, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP

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Felix Wittern is a Partner in the Hamburg Office of FFW Germany.

Felix has been a very active figure in data protection law for many years. He always looks for a business oriented solution to legal issues. At the same time he is interested in researching academically and has written a doctorate thesis on various international approaches to privacy. He has worked in-house for AOL Germany for more than 7 years.

Although Felix focuses on the media and information technology sectors, he and his team advise several market leaders in various industry sectors as well as variousstart-ups. He prepares the implementation of concepts for international data transfers and has extensive experience in dealing with regulators, works councils and multi-national teams. Moreover, he acts as external Data Protection Officer for several international groups.

 

Contributions by Felix Wittern

  • Audit Is Coming: Prepare for the White Walkers (aka Customers and Regulators)
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Internet of Things: Challenges and Practical Experiences with Implementation
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2018
  • GDPR: A Guide for New Technologies and Product Development
    Speaker at Seattle KnowledgeNet: October 26, 2017
  • Binding Corporate Rules: The Practical Reality – Why, When and How?
    Speaker at Phoenix KnowledgeNet: September 19, 2017
  • Everything You Have Always Wanted to Know About the Data Protection Officer (But Were Afraid to Ask)
    Speaker at San Francisco Bay Area KnowledgeNet: September 7, 2017
  • Everything You Have Always Wanted to Know About the Data Protection Officer (But Were Afraid to Ask)
    Speaker at San Francisco Bay Area KnowledgeNet: September 6, 2017