Viljar Peep
Director General, Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate

Mr Peep was nominated for the post of Director General of Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate in 2008 and again in 2013. The Inspectorate is the national authority for privacy protection and freedom of information.
Previously he had led a division at the Estonian Ministry of Justice, responsible for courts’ management, for commercial and real estate registration, for state-funded legal aid, for civil enforcement and insolvency administration system, and for notaries’ service.
Also, he has been active in legislative drafting. He led the projects of 2-hours online registration for companies and cross-border usage of electronic signatures.
Mr Peep has a PhD in history of law (Tartu University). He taught history of economy at the Tallinn University of Technology.

Who is the Conference for?

Government decision makers and strategists from countries implementing national e-Governance strategies,

Donor organisations supporting development of open, transparent and efficient governance practices via IT solutions

Companies developing e-Governance applications and assisting governments with their implementation

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