Predicting the evolving landscape

Come and get ahead of the latest regulation changes in Europe

Europe’s #1 gathering of data protection professionals is returning for its 11th year in Brussels. Congress 2022 is the place for delegates to gain insights and operational practices, network with peers and benchmark their data privacy programmes.

Join this year’s large roster of high-profile experts who will lead discussions on strategic developments in regional and international data privacy. Topics will include policy and governance, ePrivacy implementation, artificial intelligence, GDPR enforcement, mergers and acquisitions and privacy in technology. Make sure you are there for this year’s unparalleled conversations.

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Keynote speakers

Alessandro Acquisti

Professor, Information Technology and Public Policy, Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University

Acquisti gives an account of the evolutionary roots of privacy and how those roots may hold lessons for policies in the digital age.

Eva Kaili

VP, European Parliament

As Vice President of the European Parliament, Eva Kaili promotes innovation and corporate social responsibility as pillars of the European Digital Single Market.


Nina Schick

Author of “Deepfakes: The Coming Infopocalypse”

The practical reality of artificial intelligence is evolving into a synthetic future where media is manipulated or even wholly generated by AI. Nina Schick offers insight into how to navigate and understand the exponential technological changes of our age.

Sessions with engaging dialogue and operational guidance

Hear speakers address a range of topics including:

  • Policy & governance.
  • Trans-border data flow.
  • Privacy operations management.
  • ‘Schrems II.’
  • Privacy technology.
  • Regulatory developments.
  • Data ethics.
  • Artificial intelligence.
  • Globalising your privacy programme.

Unmatched networking, valuable connections

Our incredible community has made IAPP events renowned among the privacy profession.

From casual conversations to formal festivities, the Congress offers constant opportunities to meet and reconnect with fellow professionals throughout Europe’s data protection community. Check out the full schedule of networking activities.

  • Congress Launch Party.
  • Welcome Reception Breakfast.
  • Industry Meet-Ups.
  • Roundtable Topic Discussions.
  • Privacy Party


The Congress returns to Square Brussels Convention Centre in the city’s Mont des Arts, convenient to historical and cultural attractions and offering a broad view of the cityscape.

SQUARE – Brussels Convention Centre
Glass Entrance
rue Mont des Arts
B-1000 Brussels
Tel: +32 02.515.1300

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