Ministerial Day 2: CSISAC participated in the Roundtable "Building trust in cross-border data flows"

Dec 15, 2022
On Thursday, December 15, Burcu Kilic, CSISAC member and Head of Policy at Minderoo Foundation, participated in the ministerial panel "Building trust in cross-border data flows", in the framework of the OECD 2022 Ministerial Meeting, which is being held until December 16 in Gran Canaria, Spain.

The purpose of this meeting was to analyze the key points regarding data flows, prohibitions, and access, among others. Kilic emphasized the need to promote dialogue to move forward on personal data: "We need to talk about those prohibitions. our rights on data and make sure those prohibitions enable trust. in order to do that we need to talk about exceptions. this requires an update".

Also participating in the event were: Francisco Javier Acuña Llamas, Commissioner of the National Institute for Transparency, Access to Information and Personal Data Protection; Paula Bogantes, Vice Minister of Foreign Trade; Julie Brill, Microsoft, Chief Privacy Officer, and Corporate Vice President; Hirai Hirohide, Vice Minister for International Affairs; Najat Khan, Johnson and Johnson, Chief Data Science Officer; Ana Sanchez Hernandez, Under-Secretary of Justice; Irina Soeffky, Director for National, European and International Digital Policy, Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport