Program

DAY I

April 4th, 2013 - ISTANBUL BİLGİ UNIVERSITY, santralistanbul

14.30-15.30 Registration

15.30-16.00 Opening Remarks

  • Elif Küzeci (On behalf of the Organization Comittee), Bahcesehir University Law Faculty
  • Omer Tene, Rishon Le Zion, College of Management School of Law
  • Yüksel Hız, Ministry of Justice, Head of General Directorate of Law

16.00-18.00 DATA PROTECTION REFORMS IN EUROPE: Winds of change
Chair: Yücel Saygın, Sabancı University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Speakers:

  • Hielke Hijmans, Head of Unit at European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS)
  • Christopher Kuner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Brussels
  • Mike Yeh, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft, Redmond Washington
  • Osvaldo des Saldias, Humboldt University, Institute for Internet & Society, Berlin
  • Nilgün Başalp, Istanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law

18.00-18.30 Discussion

DAY II

April 5th, 2013 - BAHÇEŞEHiR UNIVERSITY, BEŞİKTAŞ CAMPUS

08.45-09.00 Opening Remarks

09.00-10.15 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN DATA PROTECTION AND THEIR REFLECTION TO TURKEY
Chair: Yüksel Hız, Ministry of Justice, Head of General Directorate of Law

Speakers:

  • Mustafa Taşkın, Ministry of Justice, General Directorate of Law, Division Head
  • Elif Küzeci, Bahcesehir University, Faculty of Law
  • Nilgun Başalp, Istanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Law
  • Christopher Kuner, Senior Of Counsel, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Brussels

10.15-10.30 Coffee Break

10.30-12.00 DATA PROTECTION IN TELECOM INDUSTRY: What's the break-even point of data mining and privacy ?
Chair: Christopher Kuner, Senior Of Counsel, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Brussels

Speakers:

  • Güneş Koca, Information and Communications Technologies Authority
  • Innocenzo Genna, Genna Cabinet, Founder and Partner
  • Ann J. LaFrance, Squire Sanders, Partner
  • Omer Tene, Rishon Le Zion, College of Management School of Law

12.00-14.00 Lunch Break

14.00-15.30 INTERNATIONAL COMPANIES and DATA PROTECTION
Chair: Dr. Alexander Duisberg, Bird & Bird Joint Head of International IT Group
(Facilitated by BTS & Partners)

Speakers:

  • Jean Gonié, Microsoft, Director of Privacy Policy, Europe Middle East and Africa
  • Daniel Pradelles, HP, EMEA Privacy Officer
  • Melina Violari, Facebook, Policy and Privacy Manager- EMEA
  • Florian Thoma, Siemens, Chief Data Protection Officer

15.30-15.45 Coffee Break

15.45-17.15 PRIVACY BY DESIGN IN THE CLOUDS: REACHING HIGH
Chair: Gökhan Gökçe, Partner, YükselKarkınKüçük Law Firm,

Speakers:

  • Nico van Eijk, Director of the Institute for Information Law (IViR, University of Amsterdam)
  • Joss Wright, Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford University
  • Prodromos Tsiavos, National Hellenic Research Foundation
  • Burak Özdağıstanlı, YükselKarkınKüçük Law Firm

17.15-18.00 Closing Remarks