Smart Cars Cruising on the Road Paved with Good Intentions? – Workshop on Big Data Applications and Individual Rights Under the New European General Data Protection Regulation

  • Felix Bieker
  • Barbara Büttner
  • Murat KarabogaEmail author
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 498)


In this workshop we addressed the protection of individuals in the EU General Data Protection Regulation with regard to threats posed by big data applications. Using smart cars as an example, the workshop focused on the individuals’ rights under the new Regulation. After an introduction to these topics, participants were invited to discuss these issues in groups and draw general conclusions on the effectiveness of the rights for individuals under the General Data Protection Regulation.


Smart cars Individual rights Big data General Data Protection Regulation EU law 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Felix Bieker
    • 1
  • Barbara Büttner
    • 2
  • Murat Karaboga
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Unabhängiges Landeszentrum für Datenschutz (ULD, Independent Centre for Privacy Protection) Schleswig-HolsteinKielGermany
  2. 2.Department of SociologyUniversity of KasselKasselGermany
  3. 3.Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISIKarlsruheGermany

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