Europe’s Tough New Data-Privacy Law: Breaking Down GDPR for Companies

EdWeek Market Brief

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 7:00pm

The sweeping new European data privacy regulation, GDPR, has set stricter ground rules for education companies’ collection and use of data. Join EdWeek Market Brief for an in-depth look at the law’s implications for K-12 providers in the United States and beyond. We’ll offer tips for companies—from established businesses to startups—on the changes they may need to make to their product development, consent policies, and data inventory to get in line with the policy, and the mistakes ed-tech providers need to avoid.



Carl E. Schonander

Senior Director for International Public Policy, Software & Information Industry Association



Gabriela Zanfir-Fortuna

Policy Counsel on European Union Issues, Future of Privacy Forum



Sean Cavanagh

Senior Editor, Education Week Market Brief