On 4th April 2017, JBCE Digital Innovation Committee held a meeting to study the GDPR implementation inviting DPOs and related experts from member companies with Mr. Sugimoto, Senior Associate at WilmerHale as a guest speaker.

The guidelines from Article 29 Working Party on data portability, lead supervisory authority and Data Protection Officer were explained as well as the ePrivacy regulation and the international data transfer mechanisms with their current status.