July 06, 2006 | Suw Charman Anderson

Data retention conference in Ireland

The Irish Centre for European Law is hosting a conference on “Privacy and the Data Retention Directive” on Wednesday, 19 July 2006, from 2-6pm in Dublin. Speakers will include: Paul Durrant, Internet Service Providers Association Billy Hawkes, Data Protection Commissioner Karlin Lillington, Technology Journalist, The Irish Times Thomas O’Malley, Barrister and Senior Lecturer, NUIG T.J. McIntyre, Chairman, Digital Rights Ireland Unfortunately it's not cheap, with tickets starting at €150 for non ICEL members, #120 for members, €50 for students. There are some discounted tickets available if you don't fall into those categories but still want to go. More details on the Digital Rights Ireland blog.