Marc Lemmer was appointed 2019 as a Commissionner to the national data protection authority CNPD (Commission Nationale pour la Protection des Données). He brings 20 years of experience and passion for starting, developing and transforming companies and public institutions within a national innovation ecosystem. Before moving to the CNPD, Marc was Head of Industry partnerships and Technology transfer (TTO) of the SnT research center at the University of Luxembourg. Earlier, he created Bridging Gaps to support as an independent advisor innovation-driven organisations. He founded his firm after leaving the LIST created in 2015 after the merger of the Public Research Centre Gabriel Lippmann with Public Research Centre Henri Tudor where he acted as its CEO for 6 years.

Michael, Vice President of APDL and DPO has over 20 years of experience in Data Protection, Cybersecurity and IT Forensic. At EY, Michael is pationate to help clients in inovative pragmatic sustainable solutions. Michael is a pationate member of APDL, a great place to be, great people, super interesting topics 🙂

Owe Langfeldt is a legal and policy officer in the data protection unit of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Justice and Consumer. Before joining the Commission, Owe worked as a legal officer in the supervision and enforcement unit of the European Data Protection Supervisor.

Sandrine Munoz is the Data Protection Officer of the University of Luxembourg since July 2017. This position leads her to examine various issues and questions in relation with Data Protection Regulation for very different purposes such as administrative, research or academic in different areas (biomedical, humanities, computing science..). She holds a PhD in European and French law focused on internet issues, from the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (South of France). Beforehand she worked for the Ministry of Economics as legal advisor for electronic commerce and a luxembourg major bank as lawyer, compliance officer and personal data protection lawyer.  

Steve Muller is a cybersecurity enthusiast whose goal is to make technology understandable for everyone. To this end, he has given numerous awareness trainings and talks in schools, organisations, companies, as well as at the occasion of various events.

Vincent Wellens is a partner with NautaDutilh and head of the Luxembourg IP & Technology law practice group. His core practice areas are:

– IT, outsourcing and R&D projects and contracts  with a particular focus on the financial and public sectors;

– Data protection with a focus on contracts and representation in judicial and administrative proceedings ;

– IP litigation with a focus on patent litigation in the life science sector.