Dieter Kugelmann



State Commissioner for Data Protection and the Freedom of Information

Prof. Dr. Dieter Kugelmann studied at the universities of Mainz and Dijon. After his Ph.D. in European media law he qualified at the university of Mainz. He is author of numerous publications especially on the European fundamental rights, European law, media law, security law and data protection law. In 2008, he became a fully tenured professor at the German Police University with a specialization for public law with a focus on police law including international and European Law. In 2015, he was elected State Commissioner for the protection of data and the freedom of information of Rhineland-Palatinate. He is the editor of a commentary on the data protection law of Rhineland-Palatinate and co-editor of a commentary on the GDPR.


Contributions by Dieter Kugelmann

  • Einsatz von Standardvertragsklauseln in der Praxis - Was geht noch?
    Speaker at Virtual Rhine-Ruhr KnowledgeNet: 30 September 2020
  • IAPP KnowledgeNet Summer Event
    Speaker at Munich KnowledgeNet: 10 July 2019
  • Enforcing the GDPR - View of the supervisory authorities and practical experiences in the EU, US and Asia.
    Speaker at Rhine-Ruhr KnowledgeNet: 9 July 2019