Wednesday 27 May 2020 at 8 p.m Brussels (GMT+1)
We will be talking about:
Our Guest Speaker Emerald de Leeuw
Emerald de Leeuw is a globally recognised Privacy and Data ethics expert as well as an award-winning entrepreneur, lawyer, and lecturer.
She currently leads the EMEA privacy team at Logitech, in Ireland. Prior to joining Logitech, she founded a Privacy-tech company; Eurocomply for which she won various awards such as European Young Innovator of the Year in 2017 and a 30 under 30 award.
She started this company after writing her master thesis on the GDPR in 2012. Forbes named her one of 100 European female founders to watch and she speaks regularly at leading conferences and events such as TEDx.
She was a YTILI fellow with the German Marshall Fund (GMF) in 2018 and recently was selected for the prestigious Memorial Fund Fellowship by GMF. Emerald is an advocate for female leaders and is passionate about closing the funding-and pay gap for women.
She is a faculty member at the Law Society of Ireland and University College Cork (UCC), where she also serves on the advisory board.
Her qualifications include two law degrees (LL.B/J.D.), a Masters in E-Law and Intellectual Property Law (LL.M), a Masters in Business Information Systems (MSc) and the CIPP/E certification. She is also Harvard Law Certified in Copyright Law.