Important notice about SecAppDev 2020

Due to the current situation with COVID-19 (Corona), with deep regret, we feel bound to postpone SecAppDev 2020 indefinitely. While there have been no official instructions to postpone events such as ours or reduce travel, both attendees and speakers have informed us that they are unable to attend SecAppDev.

We hope everyone in SecAppDev stays healthy, and wish everyone the best for the coming months.

SecAppDev 2020 Lecture Details

The GDPR and doing really cool stuff with personal data!

Bavo Van den Heuvel
Monday March 9, 09:15 - 10:30
Short description

The impression that the GDPR prevents innovative uses of personal data is mistaken. In this session, we explore GPDR compliance for interesting use cases, such as biometrics, tracking, intelligent camera's, IoT at home, sensors for behavioral evaluation.


The introduction of the GDPR installs some boundaries, but is far from a show-stopper for using personal data. Privacy from a legal/compliance point of view is different than privacy from at technical point of view. For technical people, it is crucial to understand the basic principles of processing personal data, along with the restrictions that need to be respected. With those restrictions in mind, technical minds will be able to find innovative use cases that rely on personal data. In this session, you will learn what can and cannot be done.

Key takeaway

You will learn about the GDPR boundaries and be triggered to start thinking about new privacy compliant uses of personal data.

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Bavo Van den Heuvel

Bavo Van den Heuvel

Partner - Chief Knowledge Officer, CRANIUM Belgium

Bavo Van den Heuvel is commercial engineer, FIP, CIPP/E, CIPM, CIPP/IT certified and obtained the certification as ISO27001 Lead Auditor, Forensic Computer Auditor and European Privacy Expert for Technical and Legal evaluations of Products and Services at EuroPrise.

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