Rete italiana DPOEstablished on 26th May 2018, UNIDPO Association (Unione Nazionale italiana Data Protection Officer - Italian National Union of Data Protection Officers) shows among its members both lawyers and engineers; as complementary professional roles, they cooperate to achieve the management of complex issues concerning security, protection and safeguard of personal data.
All the founders (more than seventy people) are registered to their respective Professional Body and boast specific sectoral expertise. UNIDPO covers the entire italian area through its members and can thus face any technical and/or juridical problem with promptness and professionality.
UNIDPO appointed as their representative eminent data protection, privacy and computer security experts: Honorary President Avv. Carla Secchieri and President Avv. Nicola Fabiano.
The concept of UNIDPO emerged during the First Higher Learning Course for DPOs organized by Consiglio Nazionale Forense (Forensic National Council) and Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri (Engineers’ National Council), a workshop supported by the Italian Authority for Data Protection. UNIDPO aims to be the reference point for professionals working in the data protection sector as Data Protection Officers.