SMOOTH Final Conference: Easy and Affordable GDPR Compliance Solutions for European Micro-Enterprises

Register for the event here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8276523612739346702 The adoption of the GDPR by micro-enterprises (MENTs) effortlessly, without incurring unnecessary or unaffordable costs, is vital to the EU global economy and constitutes the high-level objective of the SMOOTH project. Research suggests that micro-enterprises often lack resources in terms of time, finance, people, and knowledge to properly understand…

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SMOOTH GDPR Handbook is the Perfect Source of Information for Companies

SMOOTH has created an online GDPR Handbook to help small businesses navigate the complexities of the legislation. You can find it here: https://www.gdprhandbook.eu/ (Android App here; iOS App here) It explains the key aspect of the regulations, defining its specific domain, where it applies, and to whom. It helps clarify the different facets and specificities,…

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WHAT FUTURE FOR GDPR?

The revolution of the GDPR Since its introduction in May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation, the GDPR, has had an enormous impact on the everyday use of the digital space, to an extent that would have been arduous to imagine before its existence.  Because of it, on one hand people are much more aware…

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SMOOTH’ researchers have helped to discover vulnerabilities in Radar Covid application

Recently, the “Radar Covid” app developed by the Spanish government to monitor the spread of the virus in the country had problems relating to the security of users’ data, allowing third parties to trace those who downloaded the app and contracted the COVID-19 virus. SMOOTH’ researchers have helped to discover these vulnerabilities in Radar Covid…

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HOW DOES GDPR AFFECT THE TOURISM SECTOR?

In our previous articles, we covered how a GDPR-aimed security will reinforce the brand’s reputation, giving your business the possibility to demonstrate reliability to your customers when it comes to their data. In fact, many sectors can benefit from integrating in their business models the opportunity provided by GDPR compliance. For example, let’s see some tips…

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SMOOTH Data Entrepreneurs Series – GDPR is the European Standard of Privacy

Our series dedicated to entrepreneurs who have been successfully supported by the SMOOTH pilots continues with an interview with Sabina Guaylupo, a trained lawyer, legal consultant and co-founder of MyDataMood, a European data platform that allows citizens to take control of their data and to share them with companies, making the relationship between companies and…

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