Senior Technology Advisor, Italian Data Protection Authority (the Garante)
Giuseppe D’Acquisto is Senior Technology Advisor for the Italian Data Protection Authority (the Garante). He represents the Garante within the Technology Expert Subgroup of the European Data Protection Board, being rapporteur in various opinions and working documents (e.g. anonymization techniques, cloud computing, collaborative intelligent transport systems, e-privacy GDPR interplay). He has been appointed national expert by the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) in the development of guidelines for Privacy by design in Big Data and of guidelines for personal data security risk assessment, and by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in the implementation of a policy for the anonymization of clinical data records.
He holds a full degree in electronic engineering and a PhD in computer science.