The 1st International Congress on Personal Data Protection will be held on November 12-13-14, 2021 with the cooperation of the Personal Data Protection Authority, Istanbul University Faculty of Law and Turkish-German University Faculty of Law.


The Personal Data Protection Authority (KVKK) carries out activities to ensure the protection of personal data in our country and to raise awareness about this, within the scope of the protection of private life and fundamental rights and freedoms stipulated in the Constitution. In line with its mission to create an environment that will increase the international competitiveness of private and public sector actors in the data-based economy, our Authority organizes a Congress with the main theme of “Protection of Personal Data”, in cooperation with the Istanbul University Faculty of Law and the Turkish German University Faculty of Law, two important higher education institutions of our Country. The Congress will be international, held as concurrent online sessions and open to public. The Congress languages are Turkish and English.

We believe that your participation in our Congress with your scientific studies in the field of personal data protection will make great contributions.

Our Congress will be open to the follow-up of public administrators and employees, academics and related non-governmental organizations from Turkey and the world, and all segments interested in this field.

The Congress can be followed live on the digital platforms and social media pages of the Personal Data Protection Authority.