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Welcome! This pad aims at coordinating civil society campaigns on the European data protection regulation. 
1. Links to information resources and contact details of MEPs
2. Campaigning ideas
3. Calender for next events
4. Explaining data protection terms
1. Links to information resources and contact details of MEPs
  • Hashtag on Twitter: #eudatap
  • Mailinglist specific on campaigning: TBA
  • The rapporteur for the LIBE Committe is Jan Philipp Albrecht (Verts/ALE, DE), the shadow rapporteurs are Axel Voss (EPP, DE), Dimitrios Droutsas (S&D, GR), Alexander Alvaro (ALDE, DE), Timothy Kirkhope (ECR, UK), and Cornelia Ernst (GUE/NGL, DE). (see ). Core targets are EPP, S&D and ALDE. Key persons are Germans, in order to shield the discourse from US lobbying a preference for German language makes sense.
  • Other Committees: JURI: Eva Lichtenberger (Greens/EFA, AT), IMCO, ..
  • Paper to counter the industry arguments and industry lobbying myths seeking to undermine the data protection proposal:
2.1. Top 10 AMs in ITRE and explain why MEPs should reject or support them
- ask people to call and mail ITRE MEPs from their country
AM 30
2.2.  Evidence and scenarios
2.3. Media
2.4. National actions/lobbying
2.5. Other
- retro propaganda poster
- expose and confront lobby groups
- table even stronger data protection amendments (Come to Brussels) by other MEPs in the Committee
- street protests and creative actions
- convince SMEs and if possible big industry players
3. Calendar for next events
  • 9 January in Brussels: NGO strategy meeting, European Parliament in Brussels, room PHS 1G3 on Wed. 9th January from  15:00 till 18:00
  • 22 January, CEPS Digital Forum, Brussels from 13.00-14.30
  • 22 January in Brussels:  Pre-CPDP meeting and workshops for civil society, at the FSUL rue du Marais 119, 1000 Brussels
  • 23 January: Privacy Platform during CPDP, 'Building the Digital Fortress: a Toolkit for Cyber Security'
  • 30 January 2013, 16.00-18.00,  Europea Banking Federation, Thomson  Reuters, Avenue Marnix 17, 1000 Brussels,
4. Explaining data protection terms:
  • 'legitimate interest'
  • profiling / do not track
  • privacy by design
  • pseudonyms and identifiability
  • data portability
  • Mailinglist specific on campaigning: TBA
  • 3fCT
  • CEGs
Key players:
  • advertisement / direct marketing / market deregulation lobby
  • insurances
  • employer and industry associations
  • technology firms
  • Amazon am by Brunswick Group
  • CEU/Irion letter to Albrecht recommending a "separation principle" for consent analogue § 3(3) Teledienstegesetz