Vera Jourova, the EU’s Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality gave a speech at the Fifth Annual Data Protection and Privacy Conference stating that her key priorities as Commissioner will be creating a European Area of Justice and Fundamental Rights based on mutual trust and creating a Digital Single Market, providing a single set of data protection rules in the EU. Vera Jourova also stated that she is determined to continue Vivian Redding’s work and move the EU data protection reforms forward.

Vera Jourova Speech