Below you can find the first in a series of blogs that aim to clarify and show current key debates concerning the regulatory landscape around (big) data and data for AI. In this BDVe blog series, we ask key thinkers to reflect on a set of questions regarding main challenges, drivers, barriers and solutions that act upon the Digital Single Market. We will publish on a regular basis in the coming months – we hope you will enjoy!

Policy conundrums explained

A series of insights on data regulation in Europe

The Big Data Challenge – Recommendations by Mercè Crosas

Mercè Crosas is University Research Data Officer at Harvard University and Chief Data Science and Technology Officer at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science.

Spill-overs in data governance: the GDPR’s right to data portability and EU sector-specific data access regimes

Analysing the relationship of these sector-specific regimes with the GDPR’s RtDP that applies horizontally to the entire economy.

The big data challenge – Recommendations by Estelle Derclaye

For our second blog, we had the pleasure of talking with Estelle Derclaye (LL.M. PhD). She is professor of intellectual property law at the University of Nottingham and a member of the European Copyright Society, a group of European academics that aims at influencing policy making around copyright challenges including in the context of Big Data and AI.

The Big Data Challenge – Recommendations by Michal Gal

Big Data brings about many challenges as well as opportunities. Big data can affect many aspects of our life. Beyond its effects on market dynamics, it can also affect politics, social interactions and other parts of our lives.

Big Data Value PPP: Policy4Data Policy Brief

This policy brief reflects current developments within the several Big Data research projects funded under H2020 and, combined with insights from the BDV PPP summit in Riga 1, aims to contribute to ongoing challenges in Europe around the regulation of big data. This policy brief is a product of the Common Dissemination Booster, funded under H2020. The policy recommendations are based on projects participating in the CDB services.