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International Trade Committee continues inquiry into digital trade and data

9 March 2021

The International Trade Committee will hold the second evidence session of its inquiry into digital trade and data on Wednesday 10 March at 2:30pm.

Purpose of the session

The first panel of witnesses, comprising academics, will consider the ways in which data privacy considerations are addressed in Free Trade Agreements.

The second panel includes a business association, a consumer representative and a rights advocacy group, who will share their perspectives on a range of digital trade issues, including data privacy.

Witnesses 

Wednesday 10 March

2.30pm:

  • Professor David Collins, Professor of International Economic Law at City, University of London
  • Professor Christopher Kuner, Professor of Law, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Co-Director, Brussels Privacy Hub
  • Dr Kristina Irion, Assistant Professor at the Institute for Information Law at the University of Amsterdam

3.30pm:

  • Sabina Ciofu, Head of EU and Trade Policy at techUK
  • Sue Davies, Head of Consumer Protection and Food Policy at Which?
  • Jim Killock, Executive Director at Open Rights Group

Further information

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