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Mr Nicola Bernardi

President of Federprivacy, Italian Association of Privacy Professionals
Participates in 1 Session

Nicola is an expert in labor law and personnel management. Before working full time to data protection issues, he gained a long experience in the field of human resources and personnel administration as HR Manager in some Italian companies as well as in a German multinational, and definitely as a freelancer as a Labor Consultant.

As a journalist, he regularly writes for newspaper notes, including Nòva, Il Sole 24 Ore, Forbes, Wired, Metro News,, Il Corriere delle Comunicazioni, and the Privacy News magazine, in which he also holds the position of Director Manager since 2012. He has also written for Italia Oggi, and the Social News magazine, sponsored by the RAI Social Secretariat. As a freelancer, he has collaborated as a consultant with numerous companies for the adaptation to privacy legislation since the first Italian law n. 675/1996, also taking care of the training aspects both as an organizer and as a teacher.

In 2010, he was the promoter of the creation of the certification scheme for the professional figure of Privacy Officer and Privacy Consultant by TÜV Italia. For this certification scheme, developed in accordance with the requirements of UNI CEI EN ISO / IEC 17024: 2012, he is recognized as a grandparent.

He is a speaker at various conferences and lecturer in training courses on personal data protection, and is the scientific coordinator of the advanced training course "Privacy and personnel management" at the Department of Political, Legal and International Studies (SPGI) of the University of Padova.

He has written and edited various texts on the subject together with other authors, including the following: “Privacy, protezione e trattamento dei dati” (Ipsoa, 2020), "Il Privacy Officer, figura chiave della data protection europea" (Ipsoa, 2013), "Privacy e Regolamento UE 2016/679, guida alle novità" (Ipsoa, 2017), "La Riforma della Privacy. Guida pratica per l'applicazione del nuovo Regolamento Europeo (GDPR)" (Italia Oggi, 2018), "Privacy e gestione del personale" (Teleconsul, 2021).

Sessions in which Mr Nicola Bernardi participates

Tuesday 18 April, 2023

Time Zone: (GMT+01:00) Rome
11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
Data Protection in Italy
Sessions available in ItalianCybersecurity

Direct Marketing: a phenomenon that is now essential in the business and commercial practices of any company, that nonetheless still raises questions of great importance when it comes to protecting the privacy of users and consumers. A meeting to trace the regulatory evolution, understand the implementation issues and the various potentialities of the national and European legislation, and address the risks of improper or fraudulent uses of these...