João Duarte, CIPP/E, CIPM


MyDataPrivacy ( PII, Lda )

Privacy Engineer

João Duarte holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) (Honours) on Computer Science and a PG Dip on Intelligent Systems and Robotics (Distinction). He’s the technical evangelist of DUTEC since its foundation in 2002 and has an IT experience of more than 30 years designing ,developing and implementing software solutions for customers with excellence in mind. His main interests are Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and modern web technologies. More recently, due to the information spread through web and social networks and a continuous growth of cybercrime, it was born an new interest in order to contribute to a safer society.

In early 2017, he started a new project related to Data Protection and the upcoming GDPR. That project produced a GDPR knowledge base built on a web site ( ) with consulting and training services assured by him and the associate lawyer Patrícia Largueiras. After , he achieved the CIPP/E and CIPM certifications from IAPP. Since then, he’s fully dedicated to deep studies on Data Protection and design of IT solutions to bring better privacy to data subjects.