ERA: Summer Course on European Data Protection Law


10 Sep 2018 to 14 Sep 2018





Event Location


Event Description

Areas of law:

 Human Rights Law, Consumer Protection Law, Judicial Remedies 

Data protection




This course will provide a thorough introduction to EU public procurement law.


Key topics

Participants will be able to deepen their knowledge through case studies and workshops.

  • Essential concepts and principles in public procurement
  • Public sector and utilities procurement
  • Concessions and PPPs
  • Remedies and enforcement
  • Procurement by EU Institutions and bodies
  • Sustainable procurement
  • e-Procurement
  • Interplay with competition and State aid rules
  • International aspects
  • Procurement process simulation

Who should attend?

Lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel, EU and national civil servants seeking an introduction to European data protection lawctions, role of the new European Data Protection Board (EDPB)

Visit to the CJEU

Participants in the summer course will have the opportunity to visit the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg. 

Social programme

After a day's intensive training, enjoy our varied social programme: the course dinner with fellow participants, wine-tasting in the Mosel vineyards and a tour of the historic city of Trier.




Christopher Bovis
Professor of Business Law, University of Hull

Vera Eiró
Managing Associate, Linklaters; Visiting Professor, Catholic University and New University School of Law, Lisbon

Jakub Kodym
Head of Procurement Service Logistics, European Parliament, Luxembourg

Pieter Kuypers
Partner, AKD, Brussels/Breda; Professor of European and National Procurement Law, Radboud University,

Nicolas Pourbaix
Senior Counsel, Legal Director, International Legal Group, AMGEN, Brussels


Online registration and programme

Language: English

Organiser: Academy of European Law (ERA), Avgustina Lazarova

Event number: 218B08


European Capital Markets Institute
Intern (Research)
CEMR - Council of European Municipalities and Regions
Project Officer
Institut Jules Bordet
Grant Manager
CEMR - Council of European Municipalities and Regions
Statutory Affairs Officer
PROSAFE - The Product Safety Forum of Europe
Events & Operations Officer
ENoP - European Network of Political Foundations
Administrative Assistant
European Association of Public Banks (EAPB)
Team Assistant/Office Manager
Cambre Associates SA
EU Public Policy Consultant
Cambre Associates SA
PR Consultant