Virtual Forums

With the aim of contributing and enriching the conversation, the OAS will organize virtual forums, in the form of round tables and webinars, with the participation of international experts on all the topics that the Portal proposes to carry out brainstorming around them. and inclusive discussions. On this page you will find the calendar of upcoming events and the videos of the events already held.

Virtual forum “The work of the Inter-American Juridical Committee"

Sixth session: "Updated principles on privacy and the protection of personal data: towards a regional model"

  • 6/7/2021 11:00 AM
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Event date: 6/7/2021 11:00 AM Export event

Persons in charge of the presentations:

Mariana Salazar Albornoz, Member of the Inter-American Legal Committee, OAS
Paula Vargas, Director of Privacy - Public Policy for Latin America Facebook
Nelson Remolina Angarita, Deputy Superintendent for the Protection of Personal Data Superintendency of Industry and Trade Colombia
Lorena Naranjo Godoy, National expert on the law of new technologies Ecuador    
Jaime Moreno-Valle, Senior Legal Officer, Department of International Law, Secretariat for Legal Affairs, OAS

At this session, the rapporteur of the subject at the Inter-American Juridical Committee (CJI) will make a general presentation on the Updated Principles on the Privacy and the Protection of Personal Data approved by that body last April, highlighting its creation process and making a brief refence to each of them. 

Subsequently, experts from the public and private sectors will delve into select Updated Principles, sharing their views and experiences. Finally, the latest OAS Member State to adopt legislation on the subject, Ecuador, will share some ideas on this new law and its compatibility with the Updated Principles.